Ornamental Toy Storage Concepts for Residing Rooms and Small Areas

Use these ornamental toy storage concepts for residing rooms and small areas to maintain toys organized and out of sight, so you’ll be able to play after which put all of it away! Purchase or DIY toy storage concepts for Legos, stuffed animals, and extra.

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Ornamental Toy Storage Concepts

It looks as if regardless of how a lot room they’ve of their bed room or a playroom, children at all times need to play with their toys in the midst of the lounge.

Particularly when you’ve got a small area the place the lounge *is* the play room, having ornamental toy storage options can hold the room wanting tidy whereas stopping the litter from children’ toys.

So let’s take a look at some good concepts for ornamental toy storage! These DIY toy storage choices are nice for residing rooms and small areas to maintain toys hidden away when not in use — turning your front room right into a hidden playroom!

Ornamental Toy Storage Concepts for the Residing Room

Storage Ottomans as Coffee Table and Decorative Toy Storage for Living Room
Residence by Magleby Development; Photograph (c) Remodelaholic

Retailer Toys in an Ottoman or Trunk

Our go-to for hiding toys in plain sight in the lounge is by utilizing double-duty storage furnishings! A storage ottoman (or two, like seen above) can double as a espresso desk whereas additionally hiding toys, sneakers, or blankets inside.

A storage ottoman is a should have for any house and definitely worth the funding for storing toys now, and sneakers and blankets later.

Simple DIY Wooden Storage Chest Plans Tutorial With Pillows And Blanket Hanging Out Of Open Top

This isn’t your grandmother’s toy chest! Construct your personal Easy Picket Storage Chest utilizing our free plans that can be proper at house in the lounge or household room or children room.

Easy Plywood Storage Box With Geometric Inlay

For a small area that wants a extra modular storage idea, purchase or DIY an ottoman or bench with wheels, like this Plywood Inlay Storage Field with Wheels. Then your ornamental toy field can simply roll to the middle of the room to play and again alongside the wall when playtime is over.

toy crate with cushion and casters, This Little Street
Toy Crate Bench with Casters by This Little Avenue

Our Favourite Storage Ottomans / Benches / Trunks

Use Ornamental Toy Containers on Bookshelves

There’s no want so as to add a garish plastic toy field to the nook of your front room. Work with the shelving you may have and use sturdy ornamental packing containers as toy packing containers as a substitute. Bonus if they’ve lids to essentially hold issues hidden, or a deal with to make for straightforward shifting out to play and put away.

chalkboard toy box via Remodelaholic

Use labels. The simplest toy storage is labeled so children and oldsters know what goes the place and a chalkboard toy field checks each the ornamental and purposeful (labeled) packing containers. See how visitor The Hunted Inside made these straightforward DIY chalkboard ornamental toy packing containers.

entertainment center into toy storage bench, via Remodelaholic

You’ll be able to simply add an ornamental field or basket to cover toys — this leisure middle turned bench is ideal for a pair baskets of toys!

Playroom Redo

And you may see how The Handmade Home used decorative baskets to corral small toys and books and make their bookshelves look nice whereas additionally being toy-friendly.

really interesting wood grain on side of made over cubby organizer

Baskets can cover so many toys! This Wooden Wrapped Storage Dice Shelf takes a fundamental piece of furnishings and offers it somewhat additional type — good for front room toy storage.

playroom bench basket storage, I Heart Organizing via Remodelaholic

A dice shelf turned on its aspect makes a fantastic bench with storage on this playroom by I Coronary heart Organizing.

Remodelaholic Spice Cupboard Final Pics (18)

This DIY wooden tilt-out storage field was designed for spice jars, however would work nice for toy vehicles and artwork provides, too! Put it on a shelf and nobody’s the wiser to what’s inside the beautiful field.

DIY Root Vegetable Storage Bin - Free Tutorial - Rogue Engineer

One other undertaking born within the kitchen however GREAT for toy storage: this straightforward DIY stacking storage bin. Use it to arrange toys on a shelf or in a cabinet.

Our Favourite Ornamental Toy Storage Containers and Bins

show lego blocks in a big shallow basket

Make Ornamental Toy Jars

An ornamental jar isn’t simply on your decor gadgets or kitchen requirements! Seize a big glass or plastic jar to storage small toys like scorching wheels, lego blocks figures, folks and animal toys. A little bit of glue and spray paint makes them additional trendy like these toy jars by Simplicity in the South.

Boys Shared Bedroom with Organized Toys

Add Constructed-in Cabinets and Drawers

If you’re in search of new shelving on your front room that can maintain your stuff *and* the toys, built-ins are traditional for a purpose!

great wall of built-ins with toy storage bench and cupboards, Remodelaholic

We added a full wall of built-ins for storage in our Park Home, together with this built-in bench with toy baskets.

built-in closet for kids clothes and toys, Remodelaholic

And later in our Canyon Home, we used an IKEA dresser and wardrobe to in-built a lot storage for our women’ room!

A set of premade cupboards made Jennifer’s playroom built-in cupboards a fantastic undertaking for a DIYer of any ability degree.

window seat bench with toy storage baskets, via Remodelaholic

A built-in window seat like this one is a good addition, and offers numerous room for storing toys plus a kid-friendly place to play with them on high of the bench.

A mixture of open bookshelves with cubbies and closed storage makes for a fantastic TV space with toy storage! See how Tamara constructed this IKEA hack media middle with toy storage.

Construct Your Personal Toy Storage Furnishings

Simply because it holds toys doesn’t imply it has to seem like it’s for a kid!

DIY Entry Table With Cubby Storage And Cabinet, Video Tutorial And Woodworking Plan Remodelaholic

We designed this entry desk with cubby storage and hidden storage to look nice in any room, from the lounge to the nursery (with the altering desk topper!)

media center with toy storage drawers, Her Toolbelt on Remodelaholic

In any built-in or freestanding furnishings, you’ll be able to add deep toy storage drawers! Discover ways to construct this complete media middle or simply the toy storage drawers from Hertoolbelt on Remodelaholic.

DIY Storage Idea for Toys

IKEA Trofast buckets are a fantastic low cost method to arrange toys — construct a toy organizer that matches your different furnishings with this tutorial from Shanty 2 Chic. Don’t need to see the hampers? Simply add doorways to the entrance of the cupboard.

Roll The Toy Field Beneath a Bench

2x6 Bench Final Images Tutorial 3

In our entryway, we added a lot storage with a simple 2×6 bench with rolling baskets beneath. We made the hampers simply by including casters to galvanized storage buckets, so don’t be afraid to DIY your personal rolling storage out of your favourite field or basket.

Any basket you want could be placed on wheels with this straightforward DIY rolling basket tutorial by The Heathered Nest. Then simply slide it underneath a bench or shelf, or right into a closet for straightforward hidden toy storage.

diy whitewashed toy crate, Our Home Notebook

This whitewashed wooden toy crate by Our Home Notebook appears nice and is a good scrap undertaking, too!

Plywood Storage Box With Wheels Filled With Pillows And Blankets Next To Arm Chair And Window

Or for even bigger rolling toy storage, construct this one-sheet plywood field.

GENIUS! Easy, DIY lego table using a basic Ikea storage piece. Full tutorial by Designer Trapped in a Lawyer's Body for Remodelaholic.com!

You’ll be able to even make a Rolling Lego Desk to slip round for constructing!

..Or Beneath the Sofa (or Mattress)

The few inches of area underneath the sofa can present a fantastic house for small toys and blocks! Identical to an underneath mattress field, any container could be slid out of sight underneath the couch.

Under Couch Storage For Toys Creatively Home

Create your personal underneath sofa toy storage from a cardboard field like Creatively Home did.

under bed rolling storage crates, via Remodelaholic

Or, when you’ve got somewhat extra clearance area, construct your personal underneath mattress rolling storage packing containers that seem like drawers!

DIY Toy Storage Concepts for Small Areas

When you may have a small area for taking part in, whether or not a playroom or a bed room, make each bit rely towards toy storage!

Hexagon Toy Storage Shelves Display UVPH 2015 H27 Remodelaholic

DIY Toy Storage Wall Cabinets

Utilizing wall area for books and small toys is a good way to not solely arrange and retailer them, but additionally hold monitor of what you may have.

Teen Boy Bedroom Ideas and Storage

Hexagon cabinets are a enjoyable means so as to add colour and geometric shapes to the room as seen above and in this room by Today’s Creative Life.

Get the free plans to construct your personal hexagon cabinets right here.

Pegboard Toy Storage

We spied this at a house present and thought it was a fantastic thought! Pegboard nerf gun storage. The body makes it like its personal wall hart.

Nerf Gun Toy Storage Display Board SLPH 2018 H9 Remodelaholic

Toy Storage Wall Baskets

Wall baskets and bins are a fantastic resolution for small area toy storage. It’s straightforward to hold a basket at simply the correct peak on your little one to entry to allow them to simply get out (and put away!) their very own toys, too.

Farmhouse Wall Storage Bins, DIY Tutorial By Remodelaholic

Our straightforward DIY wooden wall storage bins are nice for gloves or small toys and stuffed animals and take up little or no area.

Wall Cubby Shelf @Remodelaholic

A horizontal wall cubby shelf is deep sufficient to carry toys, artwork provides, and extra. Construct one with our free woodworking plans right here.

A simple DIY pocket shelf is ideal for holding books and artwork provides or different toys, too! Make your personal with our tutorial right here.

fabric hanging storage baskets for toys, The Mother Huddle

A cheap curtain rod and these do-it-yourself fabric wall baskets for toys via The Mother Huddle will maintain books, stuffed animals, and toys.

buckets on pegs to organize toys, The Polo House

A row of hooks or pegs alongside the wall is a good resolution for thus many issues! These rustic pegs and buckets are labeled for straightforward organizing, via The Polo House.

Peekaboo Bag - Storage Solution for Small Toys

A set of hooks and and these DIY peekaboo toy storage bags from Hey There Residence make for nice small area toy storage, too!

Little Girls Dream Room Stuffed Animal Storage

A wall planter basket like this one via Chipping with Charm makes a fantastic stuffed animal storage spot, too — good for reaching from the highest of a bunk mattress or loft.

Nautical Boys Room With Toy Shelf

It doesn’t must be a “basket” to make nice toy storage — a fundamental wood crate held on the wall makes a fantastic toy shelf in this boys room by The Lily Pad Cottage.

Our Favourite Wall Baskets for Toys and Books

Attempt these nice wall baskets for storing toys — and keep in mind, you’ll be able to dangle most any wire basket or material bin utilizing a set of hooks on the wall!

Stuffed Animal Storage Bean Bag

Youngsters acquire soooo many stuffed animals, so put some away and rotate them simply by utilizing a toy bean bag like Saving 4 Six did! It’s each toy storage and a snug seat for studying.

Stuffed Animal Storage

She used an previous beanbag cowl, and you may also buy stuffed animal storage beanbag covers on Amazon. Actually reasonably priced and actually good! (And likewise nice for storing additional blankets and poillows!0

Again of Door Toy Storage

Use the again of a bed room door or closet door to retailer small toys (or to filter area in a closet so you’ll be able to put toys there!)


Diy Cabinet Door Storage Bin Plans To Build Your Own Under Sink Storage And Organize Cabinets #remodelaholic

Our straightforward DIY Cupboard Door Storage Bin will add space for storing to the again of any door.

Or construct an entire door organizer unit with April from Wilkerdos.

Toy Storage Cabinets for Small Areas

Cabinets are a gold customary for toy storage — listed below are some nice ones for storing toys in small areas!

A vertical Cubby Toy Organizer Shelf corrals and organizes toys whereas solely taking on a couple of sq. feed of flooring area.

Shared Big Boy Room Storage for Toys

Ladder cabinets are good as a result of they permit for bigger toys on the backside cabinets and smaller toys on the underside cabinets (via Just a Girl and Her Blog).

Closet Turned Toy Storage

Including storage cabinets and a bench to a closet make a studying nook filled with toy storage! This DIY closet transformation was shared right here by Fairly Helpful Woman.

Extra DIY Toy Storage Concepts

DIY Home Formed Toy Shelf

Construct a Home Formed Shelf or two for a cute storage shelf for toys and baskets! This open shelving works nice whereas including a cute issue to your children room.

Toy Lockers

toy storage cubbies, Atkinson Drive

Maintain books, toys, and dress-puclothse organized with a toddler locker group system via Atkinson Drive.

Costume Up Storage

Costume up garments encourage creativeness… and might create an enormous mess if not organized! A costume up storage “closet” helps arrange and in addition lets children study duty as they will dangle up their very own garments.

diy dress-up storage, Craftiness is Not Optional

DIY Dress-up Organizer by Craftiness is Not Optionally available

Simple DIY Costume-Up Storage

Youngsters Play Desk with Storage

In case you have room, a kid-sized desk creates so many alternatives for creativity and imaginative play! Each of those choices benefit from the area by additionally having storage within the stools on the play desk.

Youngsters Play Desk with Storage Block Stools

Kids Playroom Table with Storage Stools

Child’s Playroom Desk through Shanty 2 Chic

DIY Stuffed Animal Storage

stuffed animal storage, Kucorg

Stuffed Animal Storage through Cugorg

Toy Storage Closet for the Household Room

toy closet, via Remodelaholic

Toy Storage Closet by Remodelaholic visitor Merely Organized

Youngsters Loft Mattress with Toy Storage

A loft mattress makes area beneath for many toy storage!

Discover ways to construct a princess citadel loft mattress.

Lego Storage

The Ultimate Lego Storage

The Ultimate Lego Storage through Hometalk Blogger 2 Little Superheroes

Extra Enjoyable Toy Storage and Playroom Concepts

Bookcase Turned Toy Storage

Bookcase Turned Play Retailer Market by Making Lemonade

toy car storage and driving dresser, via Remodelaholic

Altering Desk to Toy Automotive Storage and Play Desk through Remodelaholic visitor Helping Little Hands/Pieces By Polly

DIY Lego Block Head Storage Can

DIY Lego Head Storage Can through Hometalk Blogger Organized 31

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First printed 08.29.2014 // Final up to date 22.12.2022