Use small hooks in your medicine cabinet for hair ties #Cleaning#great-ideas#hair#organization September 19 2012 | Megan Finley Horowitz meggyfin I'm constantly looking around for hair ties, or for clips. I'm rifling through drawers… I'm moving products aside in my medicine cabinet… I'm looking under the sink to see if they've fallen since I've left them on the counter. But this idea, that comes from my super organized mother, just made me have a baskets! moment. Use small Command removable hooks ($3.41 for three!) on the inside of your medicine cabinet to hang your hair bands and hair clips. This keeps them from getting lost, and from falling off of your narrow shelves. And since they're hidden inside of your medicine cabinets, they aren't out for everyone to see. AND since they're such small hooks you can use them on the back and sides of the cabinet. Boom! Thanks mom. Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Megan Finley Horowitz When Megan's not writing, traveling, and sleeping, she's eating like the fate of the world depends on it. (You're welcome, world!) You can snoop into her personal life over on her website The Dash and Dine! @meggyfin @thedashanddine @meggyfin PREVIOUS I had less than 24 hours to decide if I wanted to be a parent NEXT Let's talk about living in a tipi year-round Show/Hide comments [ 8 ] and while you're at it, add a strip of (strongish) magnet to the inside of the cabinet door for somewhere to keep your bobby pins! 5 agree Reply I bought a tiny (like, six inch by six inch by ten inch) four-drawer organizer that I keep all my hair stuff in. The top drawer is hair ties, the second drawer is small clips, the third drawer is big clips, and the fourth drawer is bobby pins, barettes, etc. Super handy and useful. 1 agrees Reply Oh My God on the back side of the door! Reply You mean… there's a better way than leaving them strewn all about my room? And that I don't HAVE to go through everything I own to find them? This reminds me that Command hooks definitely need to go on my Christmas list. 3 agree Reply When I had long hair (it's now pretty consistently cut too short to pull back), I always kept my hair ties looped around the handle of my hair brush. That way I always knew where to keep and find them! Any extras that I couldn't fit on the brush, I kept stretched on a rectangular piece of cardboard in the bathroom drawer until they needed to transition over to the brush. 1 agrees Reply BASKETS!! Holy crap this is brilliant. We're moving into a house with pretty much 0 counter space so shelves and cabinets that can be hung on walls is going to come in handy and this is exactly the kind of advice I needed for my dumb hair ties and clips that I love. Reply I use these hooks for hanging necklaces. I have a row of them in the bathroom next to the mirror. My necklaces don't get tangled, and I can always find them. Reply This looks like a great system! Those tiny hangers with curly ends that tights come on at the store can also be repurposed as hooks. They'd be hard to attach to glass, but I've had a lot of success hanging them on strings tied around shelves or tied/tacked to the wall, or just thumbtacking them straight on the wall. Reply Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Subscribe me to your mailing list No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy.