Things to Repurpose as Organizers

If you're in the midst of spring cleaning and decluttering, you may be searching for ways to organize what remains. Before heading out to the store to buy a new system, look around your house and see what you already have that could be put to use in new ways. For a few ideas, click through the photos above and the links below...

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1 Bulldog and binder clips can have a life beyond the office.
2 Entryway catch-alls can be made from kitchen dishes.
3 Baskets are great multi-purpose organizers.
4 Ice cube trays can be repurposed as jewelry organizers.
5 Dishes, pitchers, and glasses make good organizers for office supplies.

OTHER IDEAS
Kitchen and towel rails work well for hanging garden tools.
Clothespins make great hanging organizers.
This post has lots of clever ideas for repurposing from our Midwestern house tours.

First Photo: Sasa Antic via Emma's Design Blogg