Squishing my 30-year-old grown up body into a child-sized armchair, this is the sight I beheld for a full ten minutes last Monday: plastic, plastic, a step stool and a half-broken lamp. Yep, this would be my "goal project" for this month - find something decent to put under the kids' room window.
A place for everything and everything in its place. Your mantra, or your aspiration? Either way, I love each and every one of these storage options for kids' rooms. The light warm wood with icy spots of color on each is lovely, but not too serious. (The silly faces on those storage boxes don't hurt either.)
Declutter and organize your home with warm handmade style. These handmade bags, bins, holders and caddies are so beautiful, they'll inspire you to clean and organize! If these can't do it, nothing will.
I don't know about you, but when the new year rolls around and my Christmas decorations are neatly packed away, I feel the urge to freshen up my home. Bringing in clean, bright colors and a few new items to help me feel inspired and get organized is the perfect way to get over those post-holiday blues. Here are a few of my favorite storage bins to corral all of those toys and clutter in your home:
You know what they say — "a place for everything and everything in its place." Storables, a Portland, Oregon, based shop with an e-commerce site, is intent on helping you find that place for everything. Stocking everything from toy storage solutions to cable management tools, this is a one stop shop for getting your home in order.
Becky wrote us to share this toy storage area she created for her children, Preston (6) and Lyla (4). We're pretty sure her aim was to inspire others, not make us feel bad about our own, ahem, somewhat less appealing toy storage.
Whether you have a small space or just want to get more bang for your buck, you may want to consider children's furniture and toys that serve multiple functions. There are so many convertible options on the market - from bassinets that transform into desks to toys that both rock and roll. Here are fifteen of my favorites: