Organizing with Kids (The Oregonian)

Tame clutter and get the most of your children's space
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Give kids some paint and/or fabric/wallpaper remnants and have them turn excess boxes into storage boxes for their stuff.

Lined Canvas Diaper Box . Upcycle your boxes for cute storage bins! Lined Canvas Diaper Box What you'll need Diaper Box Canvas fabric yard covered two

Yet another good use of an over-the-door shoe organizer.

Think outside the {toy} Box - Over 50 Organizational Tips for Kids' Spaces- shoe organizer on the closet door for art supplies and craft items.

Organizing children's school papers &  memorabilia

School year papers & memorabilia organization - with free printable labels. i am obsessed with organizing the kids school stuff.

Give kids a cabinet of their own with dishes, snacks, etc., so they can be independent and helpful in the kitchen.

love my "kid pantry" but i need shelves and organization like this! Kids pantry - kids dishes, snacks, and storage, so they can be independent and helpful in the kitchen.

After your child outgrows the crib, repurpose it into a desk.

Kid's Craft Table From A Crib My daughter would love this! Turn an old crib into something useful like a craft table by simply removing one side, painting the “table top” with chalk board paint, and installing a few hooks for supplies.

Ice cube trays - Polly Pocket organizers, anyone?

I love the ice cube tray jewelry holder and am sad I didn't think of it! (I use similar trays meant specifically for jewelry.

Good use for an old muffin tin. Or ditch the cups and use the tin for little items like paper clips and Squinkies.

DIY :: A muffin pan becomes a craft caddy. Magnets hold the plastic cups down to make them tip-resistant. Or, if it's an old muffin pan.just glue the cups in place!

Don't have room for a child's desk? Try a built-in.

Sweet little art space or desk for kids. Could put the desk on hinges so it can fold up.

Got hair clips?

DIY Hair Clips: DIY Hair Accessories: If you want to learn how to make hair clips, here are 10 tutorials. Actually, I like the organization part!

Hanging planter baskets can help get stuff off the floor.

homemadecrap: DIY Garden Baskets for Storage via Centsational Girl (through Better Homes & Gardens Magazine) This I will be doing for the kiddo’s room. Garden basket storage for stuffed toys, love on a billion levels.

another approach to displaying kids art, and so simple to switch items in and out.

Honoring Kids' Artwork: Part 3 - Hang It Up

"Every child is an artist." Cute vinyl for a wall of children's art. erinburrisberg "Every child is an artist." Cute vinyl for a wall of children's art. "Every child is an artist." Cute vinyl for a wall of children's art.

Ask a designer: Taming kids' clutter

ASK A DESIGNER: Taming kids' clutter

Two great ideas: Installing cabinetry on either side of the window, and adding a ledge with baskets above the window.

Girl's Room - contemporary - kids - toronto - by Jennifer - Rambling Renovators -window seat