Our Stylist’s Guide to Cottage Organization

Photography by @alainakaz on Instagram

Text by Sidney Bragiel

You often hear the phrase “spring cleaning” this time of year, and while you may not be interested in rolling up your sleeves to scrub baseboards, it is a great time to reassess areas of your home that may need a bit more organization. The key is finding storage items that are not only functional but also aesthetically pleasing. There are so many beautiful bins, baskets, trays, and containers that can be used in multiple ways to help keep you stylishly organized. Why not make your home look good while also keeping it clutter free? Sounds like a winning combination to us! Here are a few of our lead stylist’s favorite products to keep you organized with style.

 One Kings Lane 18” Floral Umbrella Stand in Blue/White

Photography by One Kings Lane

Keep this classic blue and white umbrella stand by the front door to not only help you to remember to stay dry on a rainy day, but also to keep your umbrella neatly tucked into the corner and out of sight.

PEHR Pom Pom Bin in Grey

Photography by Pehr

Perfect for organizing toys in your child’s playroom, this bin is lightweight and easy to grab when looking to keep your littles occupied.

Williams Sonoma Le Creuset 2½-Quart Canister

Photography by Williams Sonoma

Not only does this stoneware create a clean sleek look for your countertop but it also keeps sugar and flour within reach (and moisture free!) when baking.

The Container Store Farmhouse Under Bed Box

Photography by The Container Store

This under-the-bed container will neatly store your out-of-season clothing until you are ready to pull it out next year.

West Elm Modern Weave Basket with Divider

Photography by West Elm

Keep notecards and pens in sight but out of the way with this divided basket.

Food 52 Modular Snap and Separate Laundry Bags

Photography by Food52

This multipurpose bag can work for separating recycling or laundry! All you need to make your own label is a piece of chalk.

Wayfair Schumer Fabric Basket

Photography by Wayfair

What’s better than one stylish bin? How about 3! These baskets are perfect for areas that require lots of organization while still maintaining a classic style.

Amanda Lindroth Round Island Tray

Photography by Amanda Lindroth

Trays are the ideal catchall for magazine and remote controls when it comes to your family room. Place on top of your ottoman or coffee table with a plant and, voilà, storage and beauty all in one!

Serena & Lily Pandan Woven Square Bin

Photography by Serena and Lily

This versatile bin can store magazines, books, throws, towels, shoes, toys—you name it!

Pottery Barn Kids Sutton Nursery Storage, Changing Table

Photography by Pottery Barn

New moms know that there is always so much stuff a baby needs at the changing station, so grab this cute set of storage baskets to keep everything you need at arm’s length.

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