Turning 30 can make even the most chill among us panic. Your 20s flew by in a blur of taco Tuesdays and various jobs, and now you're supposed to have your life together and be an adult. But you're still eating cereal for dinner, you locked yourself out last week, and you may have impulse-purchased a too-expensive item after one too many glasses of wine.
Don't panic—all of those things are perfectly acceptable no matter how old you are—but the easiest way to start feeling great about this big front-number change is to elevate your home so it feels less just-moved-out-of-my-dorm-room and more grown-up-professional-woman-who-gets-things-done. Whether you're renting a small studio in New York or you bought a starter home in Pittsburgh, here are 16 things you should invest in ASAP to make your living space a little more mature. While you're at it, you can course correct any major design mistakes
you made in the last decade.