21 Clever Bathroom Storage Ideas

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While Carrie Bradshaw calls it “secret single behavior” (SSB), we like to call it “the sh*t you do in private.” Don’t get us wrong, we’re all for transparency, but there’s no denying that the contents of your bathroom reveal a lot about who you are (yes, we’ve already defined what your medicine cabinet says about your personality). That’s why we’ve rounded up 21 bathroom storage ideas, so you can restore your cabinets to their former glory—or at least keep things buttoned up when people are over.

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1. Toilet Paper Stand With Storage Shelf

Try: Toilet Paper Stand and Dispenser with Storage Shelf

We’d like to thank whoever invented this toilet paper holster, which comes in nine finishes (from graphite to rose gold) and has a cell phone shelf on top.

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2. Slide-out Shelving

Try: 3-Tier Slim Shelving Unit

For those hair products that you’ll never use again (but you refuse to toss).

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3. Wall-mounted Pumps

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4. Corner Storage Shelf

Try: MDesign Organizer

Get more out of every square inch of space—especially those underused (and often, awkward) corners.

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5. Portable Accessory Organizer

Try: HBlife Electric Organizer

For storing toothbrushes, razors and tweezers galore.

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6. Stackable Organizer

Try: Mind Reader Organizer

Multipurpose storage that won’t ruin your bathroom aesthetic.

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7. Shower Step

Try: Elevease Shower Step

A storage hack that has saved our legs from shaving injuries.

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8. Over-the-toilet Shelves

Try: Honey-Can-Do Organizer

Tiny bathroom? This is your knight in shining armor.

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9. Rotating Makeup Carousel

Try: Syntus Organizer

Because nobody has time to rummage through a messy drawer when they’re running late.

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10. Adjustable Bath Caddy

Try: Jara Bath Caddy

Features include: wine holder, phone/tablet slot, and book stand (but you had us at wine holder).

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11. Metal Wall Mount Towel Rack

Try: Modern Decorative Brass Wall Mount Towel Rack

If function and style had a baby, it would be named “brass towel rack.”

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12. Hair Tool Holder

Try: JACKCUBE Design Hair Dryer Holder

Beauty gurus: This one’s for you.

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13. Razor Hooks

Try: Adhesive Razor Holder (Set of 2)

Because accidentally stepping on a razor is our biggest fear.

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14. Tiered Counter Organizer

Try: mDesign Plastic 4-Tier Storage Organizer

Pro tip: Stack nail polish in this organizer to add a functional pop of color to your countertops.

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15. Bathroom Canister With Slots

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16. Slide Out Storage Rack

Try: 2 Tier Slide Out Storage Rack

For even the smallest spaces.

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17. Expandable Vanity Organizer

Try: Hinged Vanity Organizer

Because your lip glosses need somewhere to call home.

BUY IT ($30)

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18. All-in-one Shelving

Try: Floating Lines Metal All-in-One Shelf

This is what we’d call the mac daddy of all your storage needs, all in a sleek, minimalist design.

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19. Clear Sliding Door Cabinet

Try: Muji Acrylic Sliding Door Storage

Put your acrylic decor to work.

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20. Earring Organizer

Try: Dakota Earring Organizer

Diamonds are a girl's best friend (until she has nowhere to store them).

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21. Floating Shelves

Try: Pack of 2 Invisible Wall-Mounted Floating Shelves

For whatever items you can’t squeeze into your cabinets.

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