Uncategorised | August 30th 2017

Heading off to university?

So you’ve got the grades, you’ve been accepted into your dream university, and now it’s time to think about all that studying… (or partying!) A common worry is wondering what to pack for university, but this list will have you sorted.

We’ve got a great guide of things you will need, so waste no time and Click & Collect your exciting new chapter in life.

Breville Impressions White Toaster £30 at AO.com

A toaster big enough for four slices of bread? You’re onto a winner with this one in your new halls. Making friends always revolves around food… right? And obviously, we’ve gone for the eternally stylish white, although it does come in a range of different colours, if you’re a little bit more daring.

Breville Impressions White Kettle £28 at AO.com

Matchy matchy… the perfect way to give a first impression that you’re all ready for that adult life. Nevertheless, a kettle is (obviously) a uni staple. Feeling cold? Cup of tea. Feeling sad? Cup of tea. Missing home? Cup of tea. Too many deadlines to handle? Cup of tea.

Flamingo Photo Frame £18 at Paperchase

Put a photo of your besties in this fab frame and you’ll always feel right at home. Decorating your bedroom is a major part of settling in at university, and it is the little finishing touches that make all the difference.

Happy Plugs Rose Gold Metallic Earphones £24.99 at ASOS

Grab a pair of these ultra stylish earphones which are perfect for zoning out in the library, walks across campus or journeys on the bus.

Newgaet Blip Alarm Clock £10 at John Lewis

Now there is no excuse to be late to that 9am lecture… This alarm clock comes in cream, grey or black so it is bound to suit the décor of your bedroom. At least you’ll know what time it is when you’re stumbling into bed in the early hours of the morning after socialising with your new course mates!

Talking Tables Glitterati Disco Ball Lights £12 at John Lewis

Bring the party into your room with these disco ball lights! Even during those stressful times, pulling all-nighters to meet a deadline, you’ll still feel some element of fun.

Raindrops Desk Pad £8 at Paperchase 

Social events, societies, night’s out, teamwork meet-ups, train journeys home… you name it, it can be planned into your desk pad. Never miss another event with this handy accessory which will keep you organised all term.

Joules Deckchair Striped Duvet Cover from £20 at Bedeck

It can be so daunting moving into your small four walls when you arrive at your university accommodation, but colourful bedding is a great way to add some character and add a homely feel. Even better when it starts at £20… we think we’ve found a bargain.

White Initial Mug £5.99 at New Look

No one will be borrowing your mug when it has your initials on it! Everyone loves a bit of personalisation after all…



August 30th 2017 - by @CollectPlus