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67 ORGANIZING IDEAS FOR KIDS ROOMS: COMPLETE GUIDE

The task of organizing a kid's room can seem daunting, primarily due to the multitude of toys, books, clothing, and other bits and pieces that inhabit their spaces. However, creating an orderly environment is not only vital for maintaining tidiness but also plays a crucial role in fostering an atmosphere that aids in the child's development and creativity. We've gathered 67 brilliant organizing ideas for kids' rooms to serve as your complete guide to mastering this aspect of home organization.

In our day-to-day lives, clutter can lead to chaos and a sense of restlessness. Children's rooms carry a higher propensity for this disorder due to their vibrant and activity-filled nature. An equipped and well-ordered room supports children in focusing on their tasks at hand, be it playtime or study, while aiding them in the development of good organization habits early on.

Each idea in this guide has been carefully selected to provide practical, cost-effective and creative solutions to maintain an organized kids' room. Be it clever storage hacks, whimsical decor that doubles up as storage, or structure-inducing systems to keep the clutter at bay, these tips are guaranteed to tackle the beautiful chaos that defines kids' rooms.

Embark on this exciting journey with us to craft a more organized, peaceful, and conducive space for your little ones.



67 ORGANIZING ideas FOR KIDS ROOMS

1.Use baskets

Baskets truly are the hidden arsenal for maintaining tidiness in a child's room. Employ them as handy compartments to neatly arrange blankets, books, and toys.


2.Install floating shelves

Installing floating shelves is a straightforward and effective method to increase storage in a child's room. By positioning these shelves in corners, you can exploit room space to its maximum potential.


3.Add shelves to the closet

Adding shelves to the closet can instantly increase the storage space in the closet.


4.Bring in a storage bench

A storage bench is a wonderful addition to kids rooms for both storage and sitting.


5.Put cubbies in the closet

Cubbies are an excellent organizing idea for the kids closet. They store each item individually for better organization.


6.Stack trunks

Instantly double your storage by stacking trunks in the kids rooms.


7. UTILIZE SPACE UNDER THE BED

The space under the bed can be used for storage as well. Use storage containers to stow extra bedding and blankets.


8. HANG a coat rack on the wall

A wall mounted coat rack is great on any wall and perfect when you are short on space. Use one to organize kids hats, hair accessories, etc.


9.PUT UP a pegboard

Hang a pegboard to organize craft items, toys, art supplies and more.


10.Bring in an hamper

A hamper will help you keep up with laundry and keep the room tidy.


11.Add a standing tiered rack

A standing tiered rack is great for creating extra storage in the kid's room. Use it to organize toys, art supplies and books.


12.Use a blanket ladder

A blanket ladder is a great storage solution for storing extra blankets in the kids room.


13.Add built in shelves

Build built-in bookshelves to add beautiful and functional storage to the kids room.


14.Stack Crates

Stack wooden crates together to make a shelving unit and increase storage in the kids room.


15.Use a dresser as changing table

Consider using a dresser instead of a changing table in a nursery to neatly organize diapering essentials.


16.Get a modular shelving system

Adding a modular shelving system is an easy and inexpensive solution for kids room storage.


17.Use a bar cart for art supplies

A bar cart makes a pretty storage solution to organize kids art supplies in the bedroom.


18.Use spice racks and create a library

We love this IKEA Hack where spice racks are used to create a lovely and functional library to organize the kids books.


19.Use organizers in the dressers

Get KonMari level neatness and organize the dresser drawer with organizers and control clutter.


20.Label the drawers

Use drawer labels to keep drawers neat and organized.


21.Build a book bin 

Build this beautiful book bin to store books in the kids room.


22.Introduce a bookcase

Get a bookcase to add style and functionality to the kids room.


23.Add a garment rack

Does your little one love to play dress up? If so getting one of these racks to stow away costumes is a no brainer.


24.Place a fabric bin

Fabric bins are a great solution for keeping things organized and contained in style. 


25. USE A KITCHEN CART

A kitchen cart is such a versatile option for storing everything from art supplies, books and diapering essentials in a nursery.


26. ADD A 10 DRAWER RAINBOW CART

A 10 drawer rainbow cart makes organizing art supplies, Legos and more easy.


27. BRING IN CLEAR STORAGE JARS

Storage jars make a great option for organizing art supplies in the kids room.


28. INSTALL AN IKEA KITCHEN CADDY

Install this IKEA caddy in the kids room to keep the desk area organized or in the nursery for storing diapering essentials.


29.GET TEIRED TABLETOP BASKETS

Tiered tabletop storage makes organizing a small desk much easier.


30.USE CUBBIES

Consider placing cubbies in the kids closet to organize underwear, socks and more.


31.ADD A CRAFT TABLE

A craft table makes a great addition to keep messes at bay.


32.HANG A STUDIO ROLLER

Tired of seeing papers all over the kids room? Hang this studio roller and you'll see beautiful drawings, messages and creativity.


33.CHOOSE BINS WITH LIDS

You want the convenience of baskets but don't want to see the clutter in them? These bins are so practical and makes kids room organizing effortless.


34.TRY TOY SACKS

Toy storage bags make cleaning up all those small toys simple, fast and fun.


35.INSTALL OVER THE DOOR RACKS

Over the door storage racks are the perfect for storage solution when you have limited space.


36.USE CLOTHING DIVIDERS

Keep the kids closet organized with clothing dividers.


37. DON'T FORGET A CLOTHES HAMPER

A clothes hamper makes storing dirty clothes between washes a convenient option.


38. CREATE A GALLERY WALL

Create a stylish gallery wall space with your kids' artwork. 


39. HANG BASKETS

Hanging baskets on the wall is a clever and easy way to add storage to the kids room as well as texture to the room design.


40. BULD A LEDGE WALL

Use ledges to build a beautiful storage solution for the kids toy cars.


41. PLACE EXTRA LARGE TOTE BAGS

Use large tote bags to quickly and easily put away kids toys.


42. BRING IN A TOY ORGANIZER

When it comes to toy storage, a toy organizer is the simplest way to bring order to the kids room.


43.ADD AN EXTENDER ROD

Instantly double the space in the kids closet with an extender rod.


44.USE HANGERS WITH CLIPS

Hangers with clips can also increase storage for kids clothes in the closet.


45. USE SHELF DIVIDERS

Closet shelf dividers are the easiest way to instantly organize and separate kids clothing, accessories, and linens.


46. UTILIZE UNDER SHELF BASKETS

Wire under shelf baskets will help increase storage space in the kids closet.


47. MAKE A DIY Hair accesorry HOLDER

Why not create something unique such as this DIY Hair Clip and Accessories Organizer to store all the pretty hair accessories?


48. BRING IN A RATTAN CHANGING TABLE

A rattan changing table makes a great solution for storing diapering essentials.


49. ADD A CAKE STAND

Organize hair accessories on a gorgeous tiered cake stand.


50.USE A JEWELERY STAND

A jewelry stand makes a beautiful option for organizing kids hair accessories.


51. BRING IN A WIRE PHOTO GRID

A wire photo grid can be used for organizing hair accessories as well.


52. CREATE A WREATH WITH HAIRBOWS

How about this lovely wreath to display and organize hair bows in the kids room.


53. GET A MACRAME HAIR ACCESSORY HOLDER

Macramé hair accessory holder makes organizing kids hair accessories much simpler.


55. BRING IN STORAGE BOXES

Clean up all the clutter in your kids room with storage boxes.


56. USE AN ACRYLIC STORAGE UNIT

With these acrylic storage units, you won’t have to spend time digging for kids accessories, school supplies and more– you can easily see what you need and grab it.


57. HANG a HAMMOCK

Use a kids hanging storage hammock to store soft toys so they’re easy to find and create more floorspace to play.


58. UTILIZE VERTICAL SPACE

Go floor-to-ceiling with your shelves, keeping the items you access less frequently higher up to maximize storage.


59. GET CLOTHES STORAGE BOXES

Clothes storage boxes are great for storing off season clothes or clothes you are saving for the younger kids.


60 ADD A SHOE ORGANIZER

Shoe organizers are a neat and clean way to easily keep track of your kids shoes and keep the closet organized.


62. GET A SHOE RACK

Get a shoe rack to neatly organize kids shoes and put clutter in its place.


63. HANG SHADOW BOXES

Hang shadow boxes to help organize and decorate your kids room. Use the shadow boxes for displaying collectibles, photos and books.


64. SET UP A COMMAND CENTER

Use the IKEA Luroy slatted bed base to set up a homework center where kids can organize to do lists, artwork, etc.


65.CREATE A READING NOOK

Create a cozy, comfortable, and quiet reading nook to give the kids a space to read.


66.PUT TOGETHER A PLAY AREA

Consider putting together a play area for kids can be imaginative and creative. It will keep all of the toys contained in one space and make clean up much easier.


67. USE A SHOE CABINET

Customize the IKEA HEMNES shoe cabinet and use it to organize and store kids shoes.


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