Is clutter taking over your space? You can’t always take the “throw it out” approach to your belongings, but you can stash your stuff out of the way. We’ve found plenty of inspiration to motivate you to get organized (or at least appear that way). Check out these 17 ways to hide clutter in your home.
Rework your bookshelves and add a shade to hide items you don’t want to be seen. Doesn’t it look elegant?
via Better Homes and Gardens
Use toilet paper rolls to hide and store cables in pretty baskets.
via One Crazy House
Conceal phone charging cords with this gorgeous, easy-to-make charging station.
via One Good Thing by Jillee
Hide those ugly cords going from your flat screen TV to the outlet with a shower rod.
via Fresh Crush
Hide your kids’ stuff behind a beautifully designed curtain. Nothing wrong with covering up things that don’t look organized, and boy, are kids’ toys and games hard to tidy up!
via Plumberry Pie
A skirted tablecloth can give the illusion that you’re neat and organized even if you’re not. Great for coffee tables, end tables and nightstands!
via Sewing Barefoot
Hiding clutter in a small room (like a laundry room) can be challenging. Utilize every square inch of space without looking messy by hanging bins and baskets to store everything from trash bags to dog food.
via Simplicity in the South
These clever frames prevent your keys from cluttering your entryway. This is brilliant way to keep your keys in a convenient location but also safe from grabbing.
via Planq Studio
Hide the messy, overflowing piles of dirty laundry no one wants to see. This clever way to stash your laundry baskets solves this issue.
via Meg and the Martin Men
Speaking of tidying up the kitchen, don’t you hate those paper towel holders that take up valuable counter space? This wood paper towel dispenser (affiliate) hides them and provides a little shelf space for other knick-knacks.
Under the bed is prime storage space, especially in kids’ bedrooms. Make the most of it with a DIY plastic underbed drawer or two. Adding the wheels is so easy!
via Pins and Procrastination
This gorgeous foldaway desk not only hides clutter, but it folds away to clear up floor space when you need it. If you’re not afraid of a little DIY project, this is amazing!
via Shanty 2 Chic for Ryobi Tools
Why have I never thought to hide my printer in a drawer? It’s a genius idea, and it only takes a bit of modification to make it happen. Easy!
via PB&J Stories
Technology is wonderful, but it’s not always pretty. Hide that wireless router, too, in a book cover disguise. Clever!
via Apartment Therapy
If you’re a wrapping paper hoarder like I am, you probably have way too many rolls lying around. Organize and hide them in a garment bag, and hang them in a closet. (We have more wrapping paper storage ideas, too!)
via The Chic Site