Inexpensive Shoe Storage Ideas - Categories:

ClothingOrganizing
To Top

Inexpensive Shoe Storage Ideas

I need an inexpensive idea for shoe storage at the bottom of a closet. Already tried clear shoe boxes. I have lots of shoes and even willing to build.

Nicole from OK

Ad
Showing: Answers Sort: Relevance
Flag
January 4, 20050 found this helpful

Why not sew one? You could use a large piece of fabric and sew loads of pockets on to it. Make them all different sizes for all kinds of shoes.

Make a channel at the top to thread a broom handle through (or similar) and hang on the back of the closet door! You could use all kinds of different funky material! You could use this idea for more than just shoes!

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
January 4, 20050 found this helpful

I am going to try to find strong, divided corrugated boxes in the right dimensions, maybe what some bottled products come in. These would be modular and stackable and open. - Karen

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
January 5, 20050 found this helpful

Plain low shelving, shoe depth and as long as you need(!) - you could butt join/glue and nail some small squares of wood, approximately 10" x 5", to the ends of a 10" plank to give you 2 layers, floor and shelf top. This would be simple, cheap, could be painted or stained and sealed to match your decor, and would allow you to see the back of each pair of shoes on the bottom layer to find what you're looking for easily. You could add shelves to accommodate more shoes - just the same thing again balanced on the lower shelf. If you don't want to do woodwork joints you could just use something else to support each plank of wood - for a rustic look bricks, for a more contemporary look thick glass bricks, or books, or contac covered shoe boxes, or anything your imagination can come up with! Having tiered shelving will allow you to store your favourite shoes on top and it will soon become obvious which shoes you never wear and can dispose of.

I have a set of open shelves in my bedroom and store the 3 pairs of shoes I wear most of the time under the bottom shelf. The other pairs are in a zipped storage container under the bed.

Regards

Jo

Ad
ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
Flag
July 3, 20050 found this helpful

I use original shoe boxes or plastic shoe boxes to store off-season shoes, an over the door bag for current season dressier shoes, and decorative baskets (like waste basket size) in the front hall and bedroom closets for gym shoes, sandals, slippers, etc.

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
Flag
May 17, 20060 found this helpful

use the original box that the shoe come in and then take a picture of the shoes. tape it to the outside of the shoe box that way you can stack them on top of each other and just pull the one out you want!

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
Flag
January 15, 20090 found this helpful

www.shoeskirt.com

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes

Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Related
Categories
Organizing ClothingJanuary 4, 2005
Guides
Fixing a Squeaky Shoe
Fixing a Squeaky Shoe
Fabric Shoe Organizer
Making a Fabric Shoe Organizer
shoe polish
Removing Shoe Polish from Carpet
Shoe Polish
Cleaning Shoe Polish Stains on Clothing
More
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
© 1997-2016 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Published by . Page generated on August 28, 2016 at 1:10:47 PM on 10.0.1.204 in 1 seconds. Use of this web site constitutes acceptance of ThriftyFun's Disclaimer and Privacy Policy. If you have any problems or suggestions feel free to Contact Us.
Loading Something Awesome!