Your vanity is a sacred space. It’s the place you go to every morning to wake up, prep yourself for the day, and put that HBIC face on. If it’s looking a little more drab than fab (or you want to add a vanity in your home), we’ve got you covered with this week’s edition of Decor Resolutions. We’ll show you how to decorate the area, no matter how much (or little) space you have to play with. So grab your makeup brushes and scroll down to see how we’d style a vanity for the boho home, the minimalist abode, and the preppy space.
HOW TO DECORATE A BOHO-CHIC VANITY
Start the day off on a happy note with a mid-century wood desk and a Moroccan pouf to perch on. Bring in a mirror that’s big enough to see ev-er-y-thing and a little lamp for extra light. Grab a gold tray to organize your perfume bottles and face creams, then channel only the good vibes with a moon phase necklace holder and a rose quartz pyramid.
Cupcakes & Cashmere Mesh and Marble Table Lamp ($150), Lulu & Georgia Gretchen Mirror($409), LAFCO Opal Amaryllis Scented Candle ($60), H&M Mirrored Metal Tray ($18), Control Brand The Arvin 3 Drawer 1 Door Vanity Desk ($1262), Ferm Living Small Hexagon Pot ($58), Sass & Belle Cactus Jewelry Holder ($12), Urban Outfitters Magical Thinking Artemis Wall Mounted Necklace Holder ($24), PBteen Lennon & Maisy Moroccan Vanity Stool ($259), Sacred Crystals Shop Natural Rose Quartz Pyramid ($19)
HOW TO DECORATE A MINIMALIST VANITY
You don’t need a ton of space to carve out a little primping station. A wall-mounted shelf desk from IKEA will give you all the space you need, especially when topped with a mirror that boasts an added shelf. Wall-mounted lights provide even more valuable counter space for jewelry stands and a phone holder (all the more handy for those Youtube makeup tutorials).
Urban Outfitters Ditte Sconce ($149), Native Trails Solace 28-Inch Mirror With Shelf($576), Umbra Anigram Ring Holder ($24), Hawkins New York Mara Box ($95), IKEA EKBY ALEX Shelf ($47), Samdi Artistic Wood Grain Phone Cradle ($20), CB2 Hi-Gloss Square Black Tray ($30), Umbra Tesora Jewelry Stand ($30), Poly + Bark Shailene Sheepskin Stool ($299), Tom Dixon London Scent Diffuser ($95)
HOW TO DECORATE A PREPPY VANITY
You might already have a pretty little desk in your bedroom, so why not turn it into a pretty little vanity! A pink tray keeps essentials at the ready, while a sunglass rack and preppy unicorn ring dish hold everyday accessories.
Premier Prints Togo Dalmatian Polka Dot Pillow ($17), Cooper Classics Wren Wall Mirror ($290), Shiraleah Chicago Unicorn Jewelry Dish ($7), Illume “Laurel” Scented Candle Jar($39), PBteen Lilac Desk & Vanity Mirror Hutch ($349+), Society Social Faux Pink Bamboo Tray($150), PBteen The Emily & Meritt Sunglasses Holder ($49), The Land of Nod Class Act Grey & Gold Desk Chair ($199), Rejuvenation Cylinder Task Table Lamp ($179)