TOTUM's Top 8 Deals For Sprucing Up Your New Student Pad | TOTUM
Ben HaywardSeptember 15th

So, as thousands of students head to university over the next few weeks, despite everything that's going on, there's still something very exciting about moving into a new place!

And let's face it, rearranging your new room to suit your requirements and treating yourself to some new home comforts has never been more important as a lot of learning will be taking place from home this year.


With that in mind, here at TOTUM we’ve teamed up with a bunch of awesome brands and pulled together some of our very best ideas for sprucin' up your pad to make sure you're enjoying it to its full potential!

From really bringing the vibes to movie night, to making sure you can relax in comfort, to stepping up your cooking game, here are the deals to get your home just how you'd like it...

Iconic Lights


Something I've come to learn is that the right lighting can absolutely transform a room.

TOTUM members get 17% off designer style lights for your home & garden at Iconic Lights.

With a huge range of lighting for you to discover, Iconic Lights will spark your interiors inspiration to help you find the perfect mood and light for your space. With everything from classic to contemporary styles, make a bold statement and transform your home with Iconic Lights.

Prestige Kitchenware


TOTUM members get 10% discount site-wide at Prestige.

Whether you need a new kettle, a fancy new frying pan, a slow cooker or the latest kitchen tools and gadgets, take your cooking to the next level with Prestige. And with up to lifetime guarantees across all the ranges - and free delivery over £50, make the most of your mealtimes with Prestige Cookware.

Lumaland Giant Beanbags


With a lot more time spent at home this year, comfort is going to be absolutely key - and what's more comfortable than a giant beanbag?

Perfect for both indoors and outside, Lumaland’s beanbags adapt to your body shape and sitting posture, providing support in the places you need it most. And with fully removable, washable covers, changing and washing them couldn’t be easier!

TOTUM Members get 12% discount when buying beanbags from Lumaland’s online shop.

Philips Hue


Okay, so this one is on the fancy side, but we all need to treat ourselves every now and then don't we? Couple that with the fact that big nights out are probably going to be giving way to big nights in and these could actually be pretty tempting...

TOTUM members get an incredible 20% discount when buying smart lighting at Philips Hue.

Discover a whole range of smart lighting, sensors and switches and light your home exactly how you want with Philips Hue. There’s no wiring and you can perfectly match your lighting to your mood with one click, lie back and enjoy!

BT 43" 4K Smart TV


And once you've got your super comfy giant beanbag and epic light show sorted, you're obviously going to need a massive telly to enjoy all those movie nights on!

Well, you can get your hands on a Toshiba 43” 4K Smart TV when you order through BT Shop and TOTUM. Pay just £269 (normally £299) and you'll also get £100 cash back if you get BT Broadband too!

Split that among your housemates and it's one hell of a deal...

Furniture In Fashion

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TOTUM members get a lovely 12% discount when shopping all Home Furniture and Lights at Furniture In Fashion.

With a lot of students being required to much more working from home this year, a proper desk chair sounds pretty good...

From brand new sofas and coffee tables to beds, mattresses, bathroom suites, home office furniture and more, kick back with Furniture In Fashion.



No matter what you've got in mind for getting the most out of your new place, the chances are Argos have got you covered!

TOTUM members can take advantage of great discounts at Argos. Check out Argos’ huge selection of products both online and in-store.

From consumer electronics to tools, gadgets, furniture, frames, kitchenware and more, get just what you need for a price you want to pay at Argos.

Candles Direct


There's nothing to help you relax quite like the aroma of your favourite scented candle is there?

Well, fortunately TOTUM members get 15% discount site-wide when shopping online at Candles Direct.

Whether you’re after scented candles, reed diffusers, scented hand creams, wax melts or car fragrances, Candles Direct’s huge range - featuring big names like Yankee Candle - is bound to have something to delight your nostrils...

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