Kind of a fun idea. Even if you don't have a dorm there are some really cute DIY projects *This old cardboard shoe box can be transformed into a pretty organizer for your ugly cords.
Art room hack: save money with a toilet roll caddy! Easy to make!
DIY - Curling Iron holder with PVC pipe for the inside of bathroom cabinet, hubs did this for my culring iron and flat iron and I love it!