Join our community of Solution Seekers!

The Best Organizing Tips

Storage Ideas for Small Spaces

It’s the little things that drive you crazy. 

Organized craft cupboard
Jose Picayo
Advertisement
  

What do you think about this slideshow? Share your own solutions and ideas.

View Earlier Comments
PAGE 7 OF 8
 PreviousNext 

Set Up a Gift-Wrap and Craft Cupboard

This spot will always look a bit…creative. Choose a unit with doors so you can cover up the chaos.

1. Use tension rods to hold gift wrap, and pare down to two rolls—one festive, one sophisticated. Paterson two-door cabinet, $349, crateandbarrel.com.
2. Keep wrapping supplies together: Stack ribbons on a paper-towel holder, hang scissors from a hook, and store cards in plain sight.
3. Put tiny items, like beads, in glassjars. When screwed to the underside of a shelf, the jars won’t go missing. Use larger jars for unwieldy items, like rubber stamps.
4. Place markers and chalk in wide tins that make it easy for kids to see all colors at once. Pantone metal boxes by Seletti, $25 each, pantone.com.
5. Store projects such as half-knit scarves in open baskets so you’ll know where to find them. They’ll stay dust-free behind closed doors. Similar bin, $6, containerstore.com.

Advertisement
Computer desk
Date night can take on lots of forms: extreme, creative, outdoor and offbeatR...
from The Nest Blog » house & home
Liberia's president declared a curfew and ordered security forces to quarantine...
from FOXNews.com
Move over, Ellen DeGeneres, because there's a new celebrity house flipper i...
from POPSUGAR Home
Taco Bell is taking notes from McDonald's. Read more: Taco...
from Tastepartner on The Huffington Post
...
from HuffPost Home - The Huffington Post
In our home the end of summer ushers in back-to-school time for our three child...
from Houzz