Ready to add some must-haves to your space? Check out these 15 top essentials sure to get your grad on the right track!

May 10, 2016

Congrats, grad! Are you planning your first post-college abode? Check out these timeless but trendy decor picks for a stylish space you'll be happy to call home.

Alyson Fox White Noise Four-Piece Service for One

Neutral has never looked this good. With Ink Dish's place setting for one, you can dine in total harmony. Artist Alyson Fox designed the mostly monochromatic patterns to complement -- rather than compete with -- food. She uses graphic lines, circles, and shapes that feel hip and modern but are also classic enough to fit any type of style or occasion. $84.00.

Blue Margarita Glasses, Set of Four

Made of recycled glass by skilled artisans, these clear margarita glasses feature a cone-shaped cup and a blue rim. Bottoms up! $83.20.

The European Kitchen Tasting Boards, Set of Three

Ready to entertain your friends on the weekends? Let's count the ways. Each of these unique boards is made from 19th-century European timber and can be used for cutting as well as serving. Bon appétit! $118.00.

Stacy Bed Frame, Full

Cozy and petite, Suzy is a minimally designed full-size platform for the contemporary bedroom. Bonus: The slatted wood support system eliminates the need for a box spring. Hip and comfort all in one! $279.50

Bethany Bed Frame, Queen

Complete with a gracefully tapered padded foam headboard and sturdy rubberwood legs, Bethany is a site to behold for both its class and comfort. $501.75.

Reclaimed Wood Headboard

Are you an artist at heart? Elevate your oasis with a covetable headboard created from uneven blocks of reclaimed teak wood. A range of sizes and thicknesses result in a rich variation of natural wood grain and add striking dimensionality. $856.00 - $1,225.00.

Alacrity Dining Table

Whether you prefer the strip-down warehouse look or a more diverse blend of vintage and modern elements, Alacrity is an easy-to-assemble sturdy table that will aptly complement your urban or rustic graduate dwelling. Perfect for everything from playing cards to fine dining! $271.50.

Spiral Dining Table

Expertly handcrafted in the USA, each counter-height Spiral Dining Table features a textured steel base with gentle spiral curves. The ruggedness of the frame contrasts perfectly with the glass top. $798.00.

Multi Table Top with Square Chrome Legs

Thanks to multiple leg options, the Multi table system is a flexible solution for your dining room or home office. With the "storage legs," the user gets extra storage space, since the structure doubles as a shelving unit, while the "trestle legs" bring a touch of contemporary design. Finally, to achieve the traditional table, there's "square legs," a classic that never goes out of style. $271.50.

Cavern II Wall Art

Dive into fresh style with this abstract giclee print. Better still: This piece of art comes framed so it's ready to hang as soon as it arrives. $383.57.

San Francisco Bay Wall Art

Bold swaths of blue and yellow create abstract contrast, so you can use it to add some colorful pop to your walls or finish up a chic gallery wall. It comes framed and ready to hang. $208.66.

Distant Trees on FAP Wall Art

Artist Laura DeNardo individually prints each photograph by hand and layers it onto fiber-based paper for added texture. $188.82.

Industrial Steel Pharmacy-Style Lamp

Warm any workspace with this adjustable industrial desk lamp featuring an eye-catching oxidized finish and trendy Edison bulb. $286.50

Mason Mercury-Glass Table Lamp

The gently curved base in crackled antique silver feels romantic, while the black linen shade is a striking finishing touch. Put a pair in a transitional bedroom for metallic sheen, or let it make a hip statement in your living room. $154.00.

Underwood Table Lamp

A vase-shaped ceramic base has chic curves and an airy finish, while the simple white shade is the perfect mod complement. $172.50.


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