Lindsey
Lindsey
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  • Gulf Shores, AL

Small Closet Organization Ideas

3 Materials
$20
30 Minutes
Easy

After living in our beach cottage for four months I STILL haven’t organized our master closet. Last week, as I was walking down the isles of Target I got an idea of repurposing a curtain rod.

When we moved into this home, we “downsized” about 1000 square feet from our old home.
I have to say I was looking forward to losing a little of closet space so I could really work on organizing and purging. Let me show you the current state of our closet:

small closet organization ideas with curtain rods
What you can’t see is the plastic boxes that line the floor with our shoes.
I needed to find a way to display our shoes. Where you ask? The clothes are already stuffed in this little room as it is.
AFTER OUR CLOTHES WERE MORE ORGANIZED, IT WAS TIME TO TRY OUT MY NEW ORGANIZATION IDEA.
small closet organization ideas with curtain rods
I purchased four of these  curtain rods at Target.  
I hurried home to make sure they looked ok on the wall and actually held one of my shoes.
small closet organization ideas with curtain rods

I also had the idea to hang a few drapery hold backs to hold belts, ties, scarves!
small closet organization ideas with curtain rods
You know I want my closet to look semi decent, so I decided to spray paint both the curtain rods and the hold backs the same color.
small closet organization ideas with curtain rods
Once they were dry, it was time to hang the curtain rods.
small closet organization ideas with curtain rods
Before I hung the “shoe holders” I made sure I left enough room to slide the shoes in from the top.
small closet organization ideas with curtain rods
Next I hung the curtain hold back and added all my belts and scarves.
I also hung a flip flop hanger in the middle between the two hold backs so I could display my flip flops.

small closet organization ideas with curtain rods
small closet organization ideas with curtain rods
small closet organization ideas with curtain rods
ONCE THAT WAS COMPLETE, MY NEW CLOSET ORGANIZATION HACK WAS DONE!
small closet organization ideas with curtain rods
small closet organization ideas with curtain rods
small closet organization ideas with curtain rods
small closet organization ideas with curtain rods
I'm so much happier with my closet now that I can SEE my shoes!
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