Hey everyone! Hope y'all are having a great week! I'm so happy, I've started my Fall decorating! No, we haven't cooled down yet, but I just can't fight it any longer. However, I'm not ready to share any pumpkins or fall leaves just yet. You see, I needed to do a little re-organizing of my storage space first.
We are fortunate to have floor-to-ceiling, built-in storage along one entire wall in our garage.
I was able to claim one cupboard for my decor items. The Man used to have large tools on the bottom shelf, but I "re-located" those.....lol! Now just so you know, all my seasonal items are stored in sturdy plastic boxes in over-head storage & there are many boxes -- The Man just rolls his eyes! I'll have to share that storage one of these days. It's pretty cool -- you can raise & lower it! Anyway, another time.
This is how I organized the shelves. I seem to have a lot of little items, so I still have to shift & shuffle things around, but I like having these things located here. These are items that I tend to use & switch out in my decor pretty often. You'll see that I removed my florals from this cupboard, & let me show you where they are now residing........
This is the closet in my Craft/Sewing room. Since I'm always reaching for my floral supplies, I decided to make room on this shelf to store them. I sorted them, mostly by size, into some various jars. I think it looks pretty, too!
I have wire, floral picks, cutters, moss & fillers in a couple of drawers in my craft room storage.
The ceilings in our house are 10', even in the closets, so I decided to utilize this high space. I simply placed some hooks up as high as I could reach & hung some of my wreaths up out of the way. I have quite a few that I tend to take apart & redo from time-to-time & this is much better than storing them in the garage in plastic bags.
There's plenty of room for more wreaths & even wreath forms that I find on sale! I'm planning to hang my swags up here, too.
These are mostly Spring/Summer florals, but I have more empty jars up here for any Fall/Winter supplies as soon as I've sorted through them.
This was a difficult pic to take. This is the backside of the wall above the closet door. I had to become a contortionist to get hooks up here & to take this pic, but I just couldn't waste the space, now could I?
I'm so glad I took the time to get these spaces organized before I begin my Fall decorating. It's so great to have a designated place to put things that I don't need while I have "Fall" going on, or when I have "Christmas" happening -- heehee. Well, that's a wrap for this little project. Thanks so much for stopping by, & please come again soon.
I'm happily linking to the following parties:
Megan at Honey We're Home for Home Organization Party
Toni at A Bowl Full of Lemons for One Project at a Time