We know that it takes a lot of work — and plenty of products — to look good every day. So don't sweat it if your bathroom looks like it was caught in a cosmetics hurricane. The easiest way to get your counter under control is to find a permanent home for the things you need in easy reach.
A tidy shelf like this one is the perfect place for your razor, cologne or makeup brushes, and the attached dowel gives you another spot to hang up a towel. It's compact and stylish, and completely DIY!
Caitlin of The Merrythought whipped up this simple wood and copper shelf in 20 minutes, using a board, a dowel and some basic hardware from a home store.
And if minimalist Scandi isn't your style, here's a few more buys and DIYs for bathroom storage:
(Image credits: The Merrythought; Merrythought)