Sunday, January 23, 2011

Organizing feels so good

A fresh start and a fresh coat of paint always starts things off a new, but an organized streamlined space brings so much peace to me.
I finished putting in the tower of shelves and added two drawers , so handy for mitts, hats and scarves , some baskets to hide things and some wire baskets too along with a little folding stool to reach things. To the left of the tower I opted for a row a sturdy hooks to hang longer less used coats .


I wouldn't dare show you how badly this closet functioned before , along with a door full of mismatched hooks and way too many of them , the door hooks are so necessary but now streamlined to 4 hooks , one for keys one for dog leash and two for the girls book bags.

Before ; I tried the wire shelving , now I hate wire shelving , never again , I plan to make custom organizers for the master closet this year at some point too , well maybe , check in for more details.
Coming soon , a wall of applied wainscotting in the front living room to about 7 feet high, finally we have come up with the perfect design , just need to wait for the weather to improve , today it is -32 c with the windchill.....now that's cold maybe that is -10 f , looks like this may even have to wait till spring.


8 comments:

Shannon @ The House Creative said...

It does feel great doesn't it! I recently finished my sons closet. It was a disaster.

Pine Tree Home said...

I have one itty bitt coat closet and its jammed with coats. I need to come up with a more organized solution. I like the tower with the drawers.

SweDaisy said...

Great job Chris,

My problem isn't organizing, it's getting K and I to both maintain it! LOL

Take care,
Lisa

WhiteWhispers2u said...

Looks great! I have so much to do myself.~Cheers Kim

designlove-cynthia said...

Looks great! I love organization! I am going to be re-organizing and trying to make my under the stairs closet better. Not sure how, but I am. Was thinking of Ikea for solutions. It's going to be a challenge to say the least!

You've inspired me once again!

Cindy

Beth said...

Looking good! I have two closets that are waiting on me to do something nice for them.

Teresa @ Grammy Girlfriend said...

it feels great to me and tomorrow is an organization day....my head elf is coming over and I have a starting place....

Comeca Jones said...

I love the satisfaction that comes with organizing also.I always light candles when Im done.

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