Headed off to college? You gotta make sure you bring just the right amount of stuff! Not too much, not too little – and definitely nothing but good vibes! We did the homework for you to make back-to-school shopping super fun and easy as 1-2-3. (We couldn’t help ourselves!)
Check out these popular and college-budget-friendly Tik Tok finds for life on (and off) campus. Just add them to your Elfster wishlist to drop a helpful hint!
MOM ALERT: These gifts are perfect picks for a care package, too.
Back 2 School: Trending TikTok Finds
Boho Disco Ball Planter
Brighten your mood and add some glam to your dorm space – this glittering party ball is a classic sign of a great time!
Boho Disco Ball Planter | Amazon, $29.99
Mini Desktop Vacuum Cleaner
We may be obsessing over this adorable USB-charged mini vacuum! Designed to get in all the nooks & crannies, this little neat freak will keep your desk tidy and free from dusty distractions.
Mini Desktop Vacuum Cleaner | Amazon, $15.98
Smart Thermos with LED Temperature Display
Meet your study buddy. Keeps coffee or tea hot and water cold for up to 12 hours with a digital display to track the temp. It even comes with a handy tea infuser, built right in.
Smart Thermos/Water Bottle with LED Temp. Display | Amazon, $19.99
The Unofficial TikTok Cookbook
Whether you’re creating delish cooking content online or cooking on the hot plate for friends, this book is a must-have for chefs of all ages!
The Unofficial TikTok Cookbook | Urban Outfitters, $9.99
Customized Neon Dorm Sign
Dorm decor for the win! Add cozy ambience to your dorm room with a personalized neon sign.
Custom Neon Dorm Sign | Etsy, $105
The Pink Stuff – The Miracle All Purpose Cleaning Paste
Designed to clean dirt, grime and stains of any kind, this stuff lives up to all the hype! It’s a must-have for the dorm or apartment.
The Pink Stuff: The Miracle Cleaning Paste | Amazon, $5.97
Reusable Silicone Straws
These environmentally-friendly straws are super easy to carry and even unroll for seamless cleaning! Genius for on-campus living!
Reusable Silicone Straws | Amazon, $11.99
LED Alarm Clock with Charging Dock
Never be late to class with this bluetooth alarm clock, phone charger and nightlight – all rolled into one smart gadget! Takes up very little space in tight surroundings, too.
LED Alarm Clock with Charging Dock & Nightlight | Amazon, $42.99
Looking for More TikTok Inspo?
Explore our curated TikTok Finds Gift Guide that will bring Joy to the Dorm, plus great gift ideas all school year. Extra Credit: Add these gifts to your own Elfster wishlist – it’s an easy and polite way to let everyone know what you really want!