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    23 Ridiculously Clever Storage Ideas For Your Bedroom

    If it doesn't double as storage, don't talk to me.

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    1. A modern night stand with a nifty built-in basket for easy-to-grab storage right where you need it!

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    Promising review: "Love this nightstand! It was perfect for our living room. I love how it’s put together with screws and a drill instead of an allen wrench. It feels so sturdy and the basket is so great for extra storage!" —Hayden

    Get it from Amazon for $69.99.

    2. A shaper insert so your boots stand tall (to prevent creasing and to create more space on your closet floor).

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    They're also customizable for ankle, calf, and knee-high boots with guides to trim them to fit your shoes.

    Promising review: "These are simple shapes of die-cut black plastic that you bend and insert into boots to keep them upright. The plastic has enough springiness that they expand to the width of the boot, and also a slight ribbing on one side (the side you put facing the boots) so they don't slip. Height is adjustable for short, medium, and tall boots!" —PK

    Get a pack of two from Amazon for $9.99 (available in two and four pairs)

    3. A durable honeycomb drawer insert to form a home for your socks, scarves, ties, undies, etc. No more digging for a matching pair!

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    Promising review: "Perfect way to organize socks and make it fun to open the drawer and be like 'what socks am I gonna wear today?' And all the colors and patterns beam back at you. If you have boring socks then I would say screw it because you are boring." —Esq

    Get it from Amazon $11.99.

    4. A double closet rod so your little ones can actually reach their clothes in the morning. Don't share a closet with kids? Get TWICE as much hanging space for your clothes! Plus no installation needed, just hang it from the top rod.

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    Promising review: "This was exactly what I was looking for. My 5 and 3 yr old loves dressing themself but could not reach their cloths so this is the perfect solution. I like that it was all metal and there were no straps or ropes he could get tangled in. Seems durable and held a lot of cloths. I saw others that were adjustable and that would have been nice but this seems sturdy. Would recommend." —LuvShping

    Get it from Amazon for $12.19.

    5. An all-in-one charging station so you can store your everyday items in one convenient spot. Wood you look at that, a beautiful place to empty your pockets at the end of the day.

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    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $54.

    6. A laundry basket with a built in divider for storing your lights and your darks in separate bins. Laundry day just got a whole lot simpler.

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    Promising review: "I can't believe I'm writing a review for a laundry basket, but I love it that much, so here I am. I've recently moved into a new condo where storage is a premium, however, the bathroom is pretty large, which is why I decided I needed something that was publicly presentable. The quality of this hamper goes way beyond the price. It's attractive, stylish even, and very sturdy. I love it." —Alan McGinnis

    Get it from Amazon for $39.96.

    7. An S-shaped hanger for pants, scarves, and other clothes to help you clear out all the bulky multiples! Hang on, I suddenly have a walk-in closet! *takes one step in, faints*

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    Get it from Amazon for $17.55 (available in packs of 1, 3, 6, and 10).

    8. An attachable bedside table for your glass of water or your night-time reading material. You'll get hooked on how convenient it is.

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    Promising review: "The layout of our home makes it difficult to furnish at times, but these little tray tables filled a very real need. They are surprisingly sturdy and easy to use — they hold a charging station for my phone and computer, a water bottle, coffee cup, and a book without any signs of distress. It's highly functional. I strongly recommend this product." —Brittany W.

    Get it from Amazon for $28.50.

    9. A shoe rack bench that keeps the shoes you wear most out of the way but ready to go when you need them! Guys, I think I found my furniture solemate.

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    Promising review: "I bought this bench for my entrance since there is always a lot of shoes around there. I've sat down on it many times and it feels very sturdy and it also doesn't look cheap. I love it. So far, so good. I also put it together in less than 20 minutes." —Claudia Contreras

    Get it from Amazon for $47.99.

    10. Or try a headboard with built in shelves for anyone who doesn't have space for a bed-side table or other shelving units.

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    Promising review: "We couldn't be happier. The storage allows you to put personal items, remotes, etc. in it, which provides the convenience of not having to get out of bed. And the top of the headboard acts as a shelf, to put pictures and other knick-knacks. This is a great headboard, high quality, and elegant!" —Hilary B

    Get it from Amazon for $128.88 (available in sizes twin–king and seven colors).

    11. A murphy desk for anyone with work to do but not a lot of space to do it in. This desk folds out and and back up so you don't have to fold your body to move around the room!

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    Promising review: "I cannot say enough about how much I love this desk. It is perfect for small spaces. I had no trouble getting it on the wall and it looks very nice either pulled down or pulled up. I will buy another soon for my daughter." —C. Ward

    Get it from Amazon for $128.14 (available in three colors).

    12. A four-tier corner wall shelf — it's a tierific way to use the space you do have in your room to your advantage.

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    Promising review: "I was so excited to purchase this and I'm happy I did. The shelves have a lot of room for the items you want to put on them unlike other shelves I've seen other places. I purchased this shelf to put my crystals on them and crystals aren't light, it holds up really well: It doesn't shake or move and I'm not nervous to put weight on them, if I could give this a ten-star rating I would! I love it, thank you." —Emily Dumas

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99.

    13. A set of dividers so you can keep your drawers organized. Stop digging around piles of unfolded mess for your last pair of clean socks. YOU AND YOUR SOCKS DESERVE BETTER.

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    Promising review: "Love this purchase! It’s helped make my drawers so much more organized and easy to navigate. I like that the bottom is zippered and is easily flattened if needed. I’ve had this a few months and it’s still in great condition." —Medina

    Get it from Amazon for $14.87 (available in two colors).

    14. An under-the-bed storage solution for your seasonal shoes! It hurts my sole seeing shoes pilled up in the back of people's closets.

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    Promising review: "I can’t wait to use it right after I get it. You can put other small stuff other than shoes in the blocks, and just slide in under the bed, very convenient and practical, the plastic sheet is good feature to prevent from dust and can be hung up in my closet with side handles. It helps me to clean my bedroom a lot." —Junyuan Tsang

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99 (available in two sizes).

    15. A bed that lifts up with ease to reveal the storage space you've been dreaming of! Holy sheet that's a lot of room!

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    Promising review: "Love this bed! The storage underneath is a great place to put off-season clothes, decorations etc. Tons of room! Pneumatic lift is easy to operate. Very nice looking as well." —David J Winterich

    Get it from Amazon for $394.99 (available in sizes full, queen, and two colors).

    16. A clothing and shoe rack for anyone needing a solution for a small or non-existent closet.

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    Promising review: "I got this to help organize my small apartment bedroom because I have way too many clothes laying around. This rack is very convenient and it's small and compact, so it doesn't crowd my small bedroom. Great buy and great addition to my bedroom." —Sharon

    Get it from Amazon for $36.99 (available in extra large, and two colors).

    17. A six pack of space-saving vacuum bags that'll turn the closet you pretend doesn't exist into the closet you can actually use again! Having trouble with storage space? Don't worry, we got this in the bag.

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    Promising review: "This is a supreme product. The bags are made of thick, quality plastic. It is very easy to seal and to vacuum. I placed a dryer sheet in each sealed bag to keep the clothes smelling fresh. My closet looks so well organized, I have much more room and my winter clothes are stored safely and beautifully. I highly recommend this product." —A.A.

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99.

    18. An easy storage solution for your seasonal or extra bedding sets. Slide these under your bed for when it starts getting cold again.

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    Get it from Amazon for $19.95 (available in three colors).

    19. A bedside shelf so all of your bed related needs are only an arms reach away! Need a tissue? Not an issue!

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    Promising review: "I am so impressed with this product. I have literally been looking for something like this for years. We have a trundle bed in our guest bedroom. So a traditional night stand or bedside table would block the trundle from moving in and out. This is the perfect solution. It is nice and sturdy even with my 13 inch MacBook sitting on it.AmazonCustomer

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99 (available in plus size as shown in photo).

    20. An acrylic jewelry and makeup storage display that'll serve as a prime example of something that freed up so much space in your bedroom!

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    Promising review: "This may be the best money I've ever spent. I can now actually see all of my makeup and remember what I have, instead of filtering through 50 products all mixed up in a makeup bag. It works very well, plenty of space to fit different kinds of products. It's clear plastic and looks nice on my dresser!" —Jennette

    Get it from Amazon for $14.74.

    21. A door hanging shoe organizer that will make great use of the space behind your door. Knock, knock. Who's there? Storage solutions at a great price.

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    Promising review: "These hanging bags are exactly like they are described in the information. They are very sturdy and hang flush against my door. I am actually using them to store my quilling paper so I can't tell you how they would do with heavy items. But I think that I would trust them to hold up just fine, as they are that sturdy." —Sandesdomain

    Get it from Amazon for $7.97

    22. A modular cubby unit made up of rearrangeable panels so you can create the design that works best for your space.

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    Promising review: "I have the 20 cube modular shelving by Langria. This shelving is incredibly versatile. It can be used for storage shelving, a mini-closet, and as a room divider. It’s a sturdy shelving unit with an infinite amount of ways that it can be put together. It’s strong enough that you can leave out a couple of panels and it will still stay together. The connectors are very strong and you have to use some pushing and pulling to connect and reconnect them." —Wendy L.

    Get it from Amazon for $67.99 (available in 16 or 20 cubes).

    23. A "dictionary" that's really a safe for your valuables. How do you spell, incognito?

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    Promising review: "Well-made basic home safety storage. I wanted a place to tuck away some semi-valuables and cash. Looks like a real book from a distance. It is well built. The combo lock works well and I am glad I have a secure place to put things out of sight." —Gerald Farley

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99 (available with either coded lock or key).

    The OG queen of storage.

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    The reviews for this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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