Closets Archives

Week 42: Thank goodness for ELFA

Can't open the front door

This has been driving me crazy… Why? Take a closer look… We love this portable washer that was handed down to us, but hate that the only place we could put it out of the way, wasn’t really out of the way since we could only partially¬†open our front door. I am so glad we […]


Week 35: Cutting down the jewelry stash

Jewelry before

This is the before photo of a lot of my jewelry. I had phases with colorful pins and then bracelets. I still like the way they look sorted by color in my closet… but I never wear them anymore. I also still have my childhood jewelry box, but the necklace hanging spot is made for […]


Week 34: Clothes, clothes everywhere!

Pre-pregnancy Clothes Before

Maternity clothes, nursing tops, pre-pregnancy clothes… and I didn’t even get a chance to mention the sorting my husband did of his clothes.


Week 30: Clearly I’m feeling overwhelmed

This week was rough. I couldn’t figure out what to do with the rest of the things in the china cabinet, so I decided to take a break from that project this week.So what did I organize this week?


Fresh Aire paint on clearance

Fresh Aire paint

We are going to paint the closet doors in our bedroom white this week and we wanted to make sure we got a paint that wouldn’t compromise our indoor air quality. While looking around for a decent deal on paint, we found out that Home Depot’s Fresh Aire paint is being discontinued and is on clearance.


Week 11: Bedroom closet

Closet left side

When the Container Store was having their annual Elfa sale, we priced out a custom closet, but ultimately decided not to get it. In the bedroom I made due with the standard single bar and shelf, and here’s what I came up with.