You’ve already switched your chino shorts for fleece-lined leggings, and denim jackets for brightly colored coats, but there’s one summer favorite you shouldn’t store just yet. That pool noodle. Turns out it’s a handy storage hack for keeping tall boots from flopping and sagging. Try this super easy DIY (seriously, all you need is a marker and some scissors), and your shoes will thank you later.

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