The best places to buy bedroom furniture for your apartment

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Before setting up shop somewhere new, scope out the best places to buy bedroom furniture. Not only do you need your space to look stylish (a given), but cozy vibes are non-negotiable — especially if you resort to TikTok sleep hacks on the reg.

Regardless of the pieces you need or the amount of space you're working with, we'll help you find the perfect style and most practical items to turn your sleep haven into the stuff of dreams. (Psst, check out how to make your bed more comfortable for an extra dose of inspo.) 

The best places to buy bedroom furniture

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In need of a new dresser or armoire? Toying with the idea of a vanity.. .maybe even a neighboring floor-length mirror? We have you covered from all styles, price points, and offerings. Can we get a drumroll pls? Your dream bedroom is waiting. 

1. Urban Outfitters

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Those boho home decor finds you keep liking on TikTok? Chances are they're from Urban Outfitters. The retailer is known for its playful, carefree aesthetic, but doesn't skimp on quality. Its dressers, rugs, nightstands, and so forth will likely take up real estate in your first several places.

2. Dormify

dormify bedroom

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  • Known for: Decor for small spaces 
  • Available at: Dormify

Chances are, space on campus was limited... and that's likely the scenario in your first apartment, too. Luckily, you have the option for big style even in the smallest of spaces thanks to Dormify. These picks are perfect for the young Gen Z renters setting up their first home.

3. Wayfair

wayfair bedroom

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  • Known for: A variety of decor and furniture from thousands of suppliers
  • Available at: Wayfair

Wayfair is the Mecca of home decor buys for all types of dwellers. Regardless of space, size, and style, the retailer will inspire you to add to your cart in no time. And with the fair prices, you'll likely keep saying, "just one more."

4. Target

Target bedroom, closeup of a bed

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  • Known for: Boho, farmhouse finds
  • Available at: Target

We've said it once and we'll say it again: They don't call it Greatland for nothing, folks. Target's decor brands partner with top designers (Justina Blakeney, Chip & Joanna Gaines) to provide style and reliability. If you think you're just venturing in for toiletries, a trip down the home aisle will definitely change that plan.

5. Walmart

walmart bedroom

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  • Known for: Affordable finds in a variety of styles
  • Available at: Walmart

Much like your trip to Target, you'll venture to Walmart for a box of tissues and a carton of milk and leave having purchased a bedroom set. The prices are all within reason and make the selection perfect for first-time renters. Plus, you'll find various collections from your favorite lifestyle pioneers, like the inimitable Drew Barrymore.

6. West Elm

West Elm Bedroom

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  • Known for: Sustainable, midcentury, modern finds
  • Available at: West Elm

If you want to invest in a quality piece that will withstand the test of time, West Elm's contemporary-styled selection offers a lot to love.

7. World Market

world market bedroom

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  • Known for: Eclectic, boho styles
  • Available at: World Market

For a light, fresh feel, World Market's style is eye-catching yet zen. It might make you feel inclined to burn some sage and put your favorite record on.

8. The Home Depot

The Home Depot bedroom

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  • Known for: Traditional, farmhouse finds
  • Available at: Home Depot

Not exclusive to hardware and appliances, The Home Depot actually has a reliable selection of furniture and keeps things current. While you're grabbing that can of paint, be sure to check out the bedroom offerings — you won't regret it. 

9. Pottery Barn

a coastal clean bedroom at pottery barn

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  • Known for: Traditional, coastal decor 
  • Available at: Pottery Barn

Think back to the homes in every Nancy Myers movie you've ever seen — that's the essence of Pottery Barn, minus Diane Keaton in a turtleneck. If you fancy the coastal grandmother TikTok trend, Pottery Barn is for you. 

10. IKEA

IKEA bedroom with white comforter

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  • Know for: Sleek, modern, Scandi-minimal style
  • Available at: IKEA

The style and quality of IKEA pieces have only gotten stronger, and you'd be remiss to skip out on a browse of its trendy, affordable finds. The only downside? The assembly can be a tad tricky, but not unmanageable. 

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Danielle Valente
Content Editor

Pleasure to meet you! I'm Danielle, a content editor at Real Homes who loves scoping out interior trends. I've specialized in lifestyle writing and editing for 10 years with a focus on events, food, and books, among other areas. When I'm not working, I'm usually cooking, reading, or searching for a new project for my apartment.