If you want to get organized, this is best hack (using something you probably already own)–check out 14 ways to organize using silverware trays! If you’re wondering where to send your old stuff after decluttering, relax! We’ve got you covered! You might even find really good uses for some of the items to help you stay organized…

Here, at One Crazy House, we love finding new uses for old things. Our latest list is all about silverware organizer ideas! If you are looking for an organizer that’s within your budget, then your old silverware trays are an inexpensive way to serve that purpose. Don’t waste money on fancy organizers!

Tidy up your jewelry, make sense of your junk drawer, tidy your cutlery storage, utensil holders, kitchen utensils, and corral your crafts supplies all with a handy little cutlery tray!

14 Smart Ways To Get Organized With Silverware Trays

Awesome Silverware Organizer Ideas

1. Silverware Tray Idea For Your Bathroom

The bathroom is that one place in the whole house that always needs organizing. If you’re looking for an organizer, your old silverware tray is the perfect tool for sorting your family’s toothbrushes and tubes of toothpaste. Avoid that cluttered look on your bathroom vanity, and always know which products you have in stock!

Here’s another example!

Silverware Tray Idea For Toothbrush Organization
Use a silverware tray to organize toothpaste and toothbrushes from Little Penelope Lane

2. Silverware Tray As a Jewelry Organizer

Are you a fashionista? If so, then you probably have loads and loads of jewelry in your room that you’ve corralled in boxes, or piled on top of your dresser.Declutter those boxes and organize your jewelry for a tidy appearance in your room. Have you got a silverware tray that is not in use? What better way to repurpose it than this? Paint it a pretty color, and install hooks to create a gorgeous jewelry organizer. Just like that, you have space for your jewelry, within easy reach!

Silverware Tray Organizer

3. Silverware Tray Organizer For Your Entryway

If you are looking for an organizer that is suitable for your entryway organization, you have arrived at the right place. Forget about those fancy organizers that will have you spending more money than they are actually worth.

Divided baskets (or silverware trays) can keep your entryway organized. If you have an unused silverware tray, good for you. Just paint it the color that you like, and partition it into various compartments for: keys, phones, notes, etc.

Voila! You have a perfect organizer for your entryway, where everyone can drop their belongings in their respective slots when they come in.

Silverware Tray Idea For Your Entry Way Table Organization
Use silverware tray divided baskets as an entry way organizer from HGTV

4. Rustic DIY Entryway Organizer

Here is another silverware tray idea for organizing your entryway, similar to the one in idea #3 above, only that this one is hung on the wall. You can also hang the utensil tray on the wall to create an entry hub for keys, phones, sunglasses, etc. Customize it to your liking. Paint it the color you prefer, and partition it the way you want, as well. Be creative and have fun!

Silverware Tray Idea For Your Entry Way

5. DIY Accessories Organizer

Are hair accessories overtaking your vanity? Not only does it give you less space to actually USE your vanity, how can you find what you need? Customize a silverware tray and use it to organize your hair accessories so that you can find what you need in a pinch! It will seriously shave time off your morning routine!

Kitchenware as hair accessories organizer

6. Kitchenware For A Cup Cake Party Station

Well, this is a perfect setup idea if you’re having a celebration for your kid’s birthday party! Use a silverware tray as the cutest toppings holder! This charming idea frees up your bowls for serving ice cream! It’s also WAY less dishes to wash for cleaning up, after!

Having a party coming up soon? Just set up an ice cream bar or a cupcake party station using a silverware tray to keep toppings divided, and enjoy!

Silverware Tray Idea For Your Cupcake-Party-Toppings

7. Silverware Tray Idea For Your Kids Play Area

They say all work without play makes Jack a dull boy. It that time for your kids to play and you’re wondering where to keep the assortment of play items for your kids to be themselves without making a mess of the house. Well, have you considered using a silverware tray for this purpose? You should try this with your unused silverware tray in your kitchen and create a sensory tray of different materials for your child to play with and explore. It’s playtime!


8. Kitchenware Junk Organizer

Drawers are what we think of almost all the time when we want to put our stuff for storage. And it is for this reason that they are always in clutter, a majority of the time. It is time to declutter and organize the junk drawer once and for all with a tray! I can’t tell you how many times I’ve poked myself with a staple or written on myself with an ink pen while digging through mine. This silverware tray idea will save you all that trouble. Get one and have partitions for different things.

Kitchenware Organizer For Your Junk Drawers
Use a silverware tray to organize your junk drawer from Chubbun.com

9. Silverware Tray Idea For Your Makeup

For all you makeup lovers, a silverware tray may work just perfectly to organize all your makeup up and get it off your dressing table.  Corral your makeup in a tray to keep the eye shadows, lipsticks, brushes, etc. neat and tidy, in different slots where you can access them easily. This is a perfect organizer for your makeup if you’re at all looking for one.

Silverware Tray Makeup Organizer

10. Add Extra Storage With Silverware Tray

Who said that a silverware tray should just stay in the kitchen drawers alone? Well, nobody I guess! So why worry yourself too much trying to look for organizers to add in extra storage when you’ve got the perfect item to serve as an organizer? Yes, that silverware tray inside your drawer can make a good one. Install one to shelve your small knick-knacks. Easy and simple! So get ready to make this rustic project yours!

Silverware Tray Idea For Shelving

11. Silverware Tray Idea For Tea Parties

If you normally host tea parties, then you know the importance of having a tray that carries your tea and all other additives at a go. Well, a silverware tray can serve this purpose pretty much well. Look for one, paint it, decorate it your way, and put together a fab tea tray to impress your guests (or just to keep all your teas organized). Make one for the next tea party and look forward to entertaining! Of course, you’re welcome.

Silverware Tray as Tea Tray
Turn a silverware tray into a tea tray from the Nest & Jordan Reid of Ramshackle Glam

12. Silverware Tray Idea For Batteries Storage

If you keep a whole slew of batteries to power toys, remotes, and more, a silverware tray is a lifesaver for keeping batteries organized. Declutter your jumbled-up drawer by having a whole separate area for your batteries created using a silverware tray. This will save you time when finding batteries to replace the depleted ones. You will just love the kind of organization this will bring to your drawers.

Silverware Tray Idea For Battery Organization

13. Silverware Tray As Organizer For School Supplies

It is that time of the year for the back-to-school preparations and you’ve bought loads and loads of school supplies for your kids. Keep school supplies organized at home with a silverware tray as an organizer. Use a different colored silverware tray for each kid so there’s no fighting over supplies. Teach your kids to sort each school supply differently, into separate slots for crayons, erasers, pencils, paper punches, and staplers, etc. for easy accessibility.

School Supplies Organizer

14. Kitchenware For Craft Room Organization

Looking for a way to sort out the junk in your craft room? Well, you have just clicked the right link. We as one One Crazy House are all about providing you with organizational ideas to help you live a simply organized life. For that reason, we have found you this organizational idea that uses a simple silverware or utensil tray, as an organizer for your craft room. Utensil trays are ideal for craft room organization! Store your washi tapes, beads, measuring tapes, and more in a tray and get rid of all that clutter on your table. Sort out your craft material for access in a pinch. This idea will save you time, and money of course, since they say, time is money. You will also be saving money literally because a silverware tray is just within your budget.

Craft Room Organizer

Organizing is a journey, not a destination -Anonymous

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