Design Your Dream Closet
After: Bright Laundry Baskets
Open bins in can’t-miss-it orange keep the parental battle cry (“Pick that up!”) to a minimum. An unused closet bar works
as a hamper holder (the bar lifts up, and the tub slides off) and reminds the boys that there’s a place for those dirty towels.
A previously unused outlet in the closet allows a wall-mounted lamp to shed light on a stack of books.
To buy: TubTrugs in orange, $16 each, tubtrugs.com. Kvart spotlight, $7, ikea.com for stores. Display-It corkboard rail, $25, pbteen.com. Piegato One magnetic wall shelf in orange, $160, sleekidentity.com.
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