Furnishing your new apartment when you’re a newly minted adult is the thrill of a lifetime. A couch
! A nightstand! Real decor? (We’re still moving on from college life
, okay)? Unfortunately, the vision you have for your space won’t always align with your budget. (That happens at any age, btw). Still, there are SO many more resources and sites to shop out there other than Ikea. But we also included Ikea. Avoid the cookie cutter post-grad space and embrace affordable modern design with sixteen affordable shops.