In our dreams (and Pinterest boards), we have a palatial custom kitchen with a merchandised walk-in pantry. In reality, our pots and pans teeter in cupboards and our junk drawers overfloweth. Don’t despair guys, there are tons of savvy kitchen storage solutions, like these ones for starters.
21 Easy Kitchen Storage Ideas Because Everyone Could Do With More Space
1. Refrigerator Rack
Scandinavian design, universal utility.
Burke Decor ($55)
2. Utensil Center
This one-stop block has all you really need. (Helloooo, extra drawer space.)
3. Spice Organizer
Because they look like crap all over your countertops.
4. Magnetic Spices
Another clever solution.
5. Mini Island
Psst: You can hide your trash can in there.
Baxton Studio ($182)
6. Under-sink Organizer
Corral thine cleaning supplies.
Birch Lane ($72)
7. Wall-mount Pot Rack
This move is a serious cupboard real-estate opener.
Crate & Barrel ($140)
8. Floating Shelves
Put a spare patch of wall to work.
9. Hanging Baskets
Floating, boho storage.
World Market ($34)
10. Plate Shelf
Keep your favorite morning essentials (mugs, breakfast plates, etc.) in an easy-access hub.
11. Stackable Pots
Be still, our neatnik hearts.
Calphalon (from $140)
12. Utility Baskets
For prettying up your pantry—or filling the clearance above your cabinets.
Ballard Designs ($69 for three)
13. Wall-mount Paper Towel Holder
Think up and off the counter, people.
West Elm ($24)
15. Entertaining Shelves
Brilliant extra storage to pop over your bar cart.
Pottery Barn (from $119)
16. Stackable Canisters
Pimp your pantry.
The Container Store (from $45)
17. Undershelf Placemat Holder
A little extra shelving goes a long way.
The Container Store ($7)
18. Tray Dividers
Psst: When everything is orderly, you can fit way more in there.
19. Wall Shelf
If all else fails, there's always the dining room.
Pottery Barn (from $399)
20. Utensil Rails
Easy-access meets whimsical decor.
21. Freestanding Pantry
Fake it ’til you make...a built-in.
Home Styles ($678)