It’s that time of year again. Summer is winding down and the air is gradually getting cooler, and for many young people, that means back to school.
The excitement of returning to campus, reuniting with old friends, parties, studying and coffee, so much coffee, is matched only by the stress of house-hunting and stocking up with furniture that is stylish, functional, economical and suitable for a student lifestyle, all at once.
modGSI in Richmond has you covered for all of your back-to-school essentials for studying at one of Metro Vancouver’s many post-secondary schools. From sleek-looking study desks, ergonomic and chic office chairs to beds with storage and hallway accessories for when friends and schoolmates visit for parties…uhh, study sessions, you can find them all at modGSI so you can have the most fashionable student house on the block!
This trendy floating desk easily attaches to the wall for a cool-looking workspace that saves on space too for those tight areas in student bedrooms. Removable storage shelves on the side are great places for books, stereo speakers or picture frames. Also available in black or white colours.
What good is a lustrous-looking study desk without a modern chair for getting work done? The mesh-fabric office chair from Adrian features a natural curved back and a thick cushioned seat for comfortable and ergonomic feel. And the pink mesh fabric is a statement for a colourful bedroom for having friends over or keeping spirits high during study sessions. Also available in black, grey or white colours.
Trust me – a shoe-storage cubbyhole unit for your student house is essential. Without it, when you have large groups of friends visiting for a fun night, shoes will overtake your hallway, causing confusion and even creating a safety hazard! The slick-looking shoe cubby from Sonoma is made from laminate wood for sturdiness and holds up to 18 pairs of shoes. Also available in black or espresso colours.
Finally, a student bedroom wouldn’t be complete without a comfortable and practical bed for crashing on after a long night of studying or socializing. The full-size storage bed from Coal Harbor offers a modern look and six separate storage drawers underneath the frame, great for holding clothes, pillows, or study notebooks when you find yourself living in a tight space. ting a safety hazard! The slick-looking shoe cubby from Sonoma is made from laminate wood for sturdiness and holds up to 18 pairs of shoes. Also available in espresso or cherry colours.