How to Build an Easy Shoe Shelf for Your Closet {Closet Organization}

How to Build an Easy Shoe Shelf for Your Closet {Closet Organization}

A couple of weeks ago I shared two Saturday inspiration posts on Small Entryway & Foyer Ideas and Mudrooms & Entryway Ideas and Inspiration. While I love the idea of a complete separate mudroom - we are blessed with a smaller entryway foyer along with a coat closet.In an attempt to make the most of the space I decided to start with the coat closet and address one of the biggest problems - the floor space. I have tried a few different shoe organizers in the past with no luck finding one that would hold the various sized shoes we have. Continue reading

Entryway & Mudroom Inspiration & Ideas {Coat Closets, DIY Built Ins, Benches, Shelves and Storage Solutions}

Entryway & Mudroom Inspiration & Ideas {Coat Closets, DIY Built Ins, Benches, Shelves and Storage Solutions}

Sprucing up the entryway is definitely one thing on this years to-do that I am actually looking forward to tackling. Typically it's the first thing you see when you enter your home and the last thing you see when leaving - and probably one of the easiest spaces to makeover. Whether you have a dedicated mudroom, small coat closet or just a little open space, this weeks inspiration post contains ideas to creative storage solutions to help get your entryway in check. {Coat Closets} {Source: Martha Stewart} {Source: California Continue reading

DIY Under Cabinet Lazy Susan {Rotating Organizer Stand}

DIY Under Cabinet Lazy Susan {Rotating Organizer Stand}

Like many, I find the storage space I do have quickly fills up; no matter how much I seem to have, I always seem to never have enough. In an effort to maximize the storage space underneath my little guys bath vanity, I put together this simple lazy susan using just a couple purchased supplies and few items around the house. I love the fact that the double tier fills the open space in the tall base cabinets which is usually left unused. The finished project actually turned out cuter than expected and can be used for a multitude of purposes {such Continue reading

Do it Yourself Drawer Organizers {DIY Kitchen Organization}

Do it Yourself Drawer Organizers {DIY Kitchen Organization}

I have two drawers in my kitchen that drive me crazy; the two that hold all the larger utensils and cooking gadgets. I have yet to find an organizer large enough to keep spatulas, spoons, and can openers in line. A trip to the hardware store, a couple pieces of wood and some amazing glue... and you can say hello to organized bliss. Each divider was made with 1/4 inch {thick} Poplar Boards. Poplar is a versatile wood that is easy to work with and glue plus its ideal for cabinetry and furniture. I used 3 inch {width} boards as they were the Continue reading