Getting Organized: Where Do You Keep Your Stuff?

organizing tips, storage tips, storage containers

Photo from Bed Bath & Beyond

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canvas utlitly totes, $5.99-$12.99

I'm not as organized as I'd like to be, but I don't like clutter. What to do with all the daily stuff I need day to day, but that just doesn't look pretty?


I bought three of these canvas utility totes in white (pictured in light brown) from Bed Bath & Beyond. I use one to store my kitchen cleaning products, one for my bathroom cleaning products, and one for my personal toiletry stuff—makeup bag, lotions, contact lens solutions, etc.

The totes fit neatly in my shelves and make everything look nice and neat.

I'm still looking for ideas for where to keep all my photographs. I've got tons that I keep in cardboard moving boxes. I guess I could put them all into photo albums, but who has time for that?

What are your favorite storage containers (baskets, boxes) and what do you use them for?

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