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Why we put our kids' bunk bed in the closet

When we moved in to our home, our daughter's bedroom was a bit of a layout conundrum since we had to work around two closets, a doorway, a window, and a baseboard electric heater PLUS a low ceiling. Then we decided to move the bunk bed into the closet…

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Embracing and hacking the laundry piles with (of course) baskets!

I have had many clever and functional Ikea storage solutions gather dust because I can't help but let my clothes pile up on the floor. So when I moved in with my boyfriend I knew I could't let stuff pile up, but I also knew I would never be able to fight my piling ways forever. So just like you do in any relationship, I compromised with myself. I bought cheap hampers to separate my clothes into contained pile — keeping them clean and within reach.

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Small room makeover: From drab nursery to Mardi Gras dressing room

The previous owners of our house were using this room as a nursery. Of course I have no use whatsoever for a nursery, so what's a girl to do? Dressing room! I was a bit nervous about this small room redecoration, because I was going bold. But a small room that you're the only real user of is a pretty good excuse to be experimental.

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Cosplay storage solutions… from IKEA?

This past year I've started to dabble in cosplay. Even though I just have four costumes, I'm ALREADY feeling the storage pinch. That's why this "IKEA bedroom stories" video, featuring a super-awesome cosplayer, made my day. Watch this and then let's talk…

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I'm obsessed with my freshly organized bathroom

I experience a lack of motivation like any normal person. I can ignore a mess for weeks, even months on end. For example: It took me nine months to unpack every box when we moved into our apartment. We referred to the living room as the "Room of Requirement" for almost a year. But when I'm truly honest with myself, I know that I'm happiest and live my best days when I'm in a clean and organized environment. So if you're like me and need a little step in the right direction? Let me help! Starting with… THE BATHROOM.

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Fancy up your closet with mustache-shaped hangers

Hangers are so freaking boring, and they're something I have to mess about with on the daily. Why not jazz up my closet space with a funky hangers? And mustaches make a great shape as your clothes won't go slipping off these guys, what with the curled up ends!

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Adorable log cabin cloffice space

Y'all probably know that I love me a good cloffice (closet-turned-office space). But I'm pleased as punch over my friend Eve's cloffice in her log cabin on the island of Maui that looks fit for fairies!

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Closet before and after with bonus rainbow hallway action!

Last winter, I re-organized my husband's closet, and moved many of the storage systems I had in my closet over to his. Surely I could make do without them, right? Wrong. A year later, and my closet had reached epic fail mode. Time to make some changes. Here's how I used a closet organizing tool, plus IKEA to re-organize my closet.