Desire August 2017

Send the Kids to College

Your students needs some downtime; the Iminovo Magic Mushroom Mood Light will provide a calming ambiance and soothing tunes to re-energize you mind and soul. They can choose their favorite colors depending on their mood, set it to music and unwind after a busy day, while it charges their cell phone and keeps track of time to wake them if they happen to sink into slumber. $42.99. Amazon.com

Help them get organized two different ways with this desktop organizer, which can sit flat for use as an ergonomic monitor riser with two levels to maximize vertical space, or stand upright as a convenient caddy. Either way, there’s plenty space for papers, pens and other supplies. $99. The Container Store, Town Square Las Vegas, 6532 S. Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas. 702-712-4801.

Missing their favorite feline? No problem with this cozy, cute Cat Face Throw Pillow. Perfect for adding charm and style to their favorite seat, this digital-printed pillow brings comfort to their space with delightful feline style. $19. Bed Bath & Beyond, all Las Vegas locations and bedbathandbeyond.com

Studying is up to them, but the LaMetric Time will track of everything else, like time, weather, emails, calendar events, tweets, followers, news, deadlines and any other metric needed for home away from home, and displays them almost in real-time! No need to check multiple apps or news sites for the information they need. Instead, they receive key information at a glance, all in one place. The possibilities are endless. The form factor is sized to fit well on a table, shelf, shop-front or a counter. $199. Amazon.com

For basic sustenance, there’s the Survival Snack Box, full of an assortment of handpicked snacks – all necessary for dorm room survival. Instant ramen, mac ‘n cheese, cereal, Slim Jim, Pringles, instant breakfast pouches, pretzels, Poptarts, candy and gum, everything a kid would need for late-night studying – as long as they don’t eat them all at once. $36.79. Staples.com

Do they need a hug to fall asleep? These super soft faux fur or luxe faux leather floor sleepers are as cozy and as comfy as their favorite sweater. A big plus is that they can adjust to four different positions for super convenient transformations. $459-$529. PBTeen.com



Allow them to post their favorite pics on this luxe magnet board with a mini attachable shelf for hanging other things, like reminders as well as little knick-knacks, plants + more. $34. Urban Outfitters, Fashion Show, 3200 Las Vegas Blvd., S., Las Vegas. 702-794-4011


Let them sit comfortably (and stylishly) back in their digs with this multi-colored retro swivel chair. Adjustable to their height, and the safety casters have a pressure-sensitive brake mechanism that keeps the chair in place when they stand up, and releases automatically when they sit down. $119. IKEA, 6500 Ikea Way, Las Vegas. 888-888-4532.

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