When you think of a silverware organizer, you probably think of a standard cutlery tray—a plastic bin with sections for knives, forks and spoons, with maybe an extra section or two for other miscellaneous utensils. But just because most of the options you come across are simple, that doesn't mean you're stuck settling for the basics.
If a little pizzazz is what you seek, you can find it—there are silverware organizer options that come with extra features and are totally customizable, so you can keep your cutlery tidy with a little added innovation. To get your silverware drawer into shape, try one of these above-and-beyond options.
This Expandable Cutlery Tray
For a silverware organizer that can expand to perfectly fit your drawer, this one is a simple solution with plenty of compartments to suit your needs. Find it at The Container Store for $17.99.
And This One...with a Knife Block
If you have particularly wide drawers and want to get even more out of an expandable drawer insert like the last one, this bamboo one also features a knife block. Find it on Amazon for $29.99.
This Two-Tiered Utensil Organizer
For extra storage that will keep things neat, try a silverware organizer with two tiers. This one comes with multiple height and width options and has sections for just about every utensil. Find it on Kitchen Source for $37.27+ (prices vary by size).
This Tray with Adjustable Inserts
This organizer has adjustable (or, removable) inserts to offer versatility and customization options to accommodate whatever utensils you have. The side tray, for longer items, is expandable It comes in two sizes (the 15.5 inch option is pictured above) so you can get a perfect fit. Find it on Amazon for $12.74.
This Customizable Organizing Drawer Liner
Want something completely different from the usual silverware divider? This non-slip drawer liner can be cut to perfectly fit your drawer and comes with dividers you can place wherever you need them. Find it on Amazon for $34.99.
These Adjustable Drawer Dividers
For another custom fit option, try skipping the drawer organizer altogether and go for drawer dividers like these that you can assemble to suit your needs. Find them on Amazon for $32.95.
This Under-Cabinet Cutlery Storage Solution
And if saving space is your goal, you can take advantage of the space under your cabinets and free up your silverware drawer with an under-cabinet option like this one. Find it on Etsy for $39.