All products featured on Nursery Design Studio are independently selected by our editors. However, when you buy something through our retail links, we may earn an affiliate commission.
A small nursery is one of the most challenging places to get organized. Ahead find our best tricks and hacks for organizing a small nursery and to make sure the nursery stays uncluttered.
Regardless of the size of the nursery, the room needs to store many baby essentials from clothes to diapering essentials and toys. And, because you will also be be taking care of a baby who needs quite a bit of your attention, it's easy for the space to end up cluttered and messy.
Here we'll share how you can keep a small nursery organized. Use these hacks for organizing a small nursery and get the baby's room in tip-top shape.
HOW TO GET A SMALL NURSERY ORGANIZED
1. USE THE SPACE UNDER THE CRIB
The crib in a small nursery takes up quite a bit of the valuable floor space, no doubt. Maximize this space by getting a crib with drawers or use storage boxes to store baby's clothes, toys and blankets under the crib.
2. use space ABOVE THE NURSERY DRESSER
Every nursery needs a smart changing station with a nursery dresser or changing table. Use the space above the station wisely, by hanging shelves or perhaps even a peg board where you organize essentials.
3. TURN SHELVES INTO A WARDROBE
If the small nursery does not have a built in closet, don't hesitate to use shelves or rods to create a wardrobe for baby.
4. HANG OVER THE DOOR STORAGE
When organizing a small nursery, consider hanging an over the door storage unit like this one to store and organize baby's clothes, shoes, diapering essentials and more.
5. BASKETS WITH LABELS
If the nursery is small, the chances are the nursery closet is even smaller. Keep baby's clothes organized by using baskets with labels.
6. get WALL HOOKS
When floor space is limited, the next best alternative is to look at ways to maximize the vertical space. Use wall hooks to hang the diaper bag, accessories and more.
Here are the loveliest wall hooks for a nursery.
7. INSTALL A ROD UNDER THE SHELF
Instantly double your nursery storage space by installing a rod under a nursery shelf. Use the rod to hang baby's cute outfits!
8. CONSIDER A HEADBAND HOLDER
The key to organizing a small nursery is making sure everything has a designated place. A headband holder is a fantastic way to increase nursery storage and perhaps even make a design statement.
Shop our favorite headband holders.
9. NURSERY DRAWER ORGANIZERS FOR ORGANIZING THE DRESSER
Nursery drawer organizers are essential for keeping the nursery dresser organized. By adding drawer organizers you'll be able to store more, keep the drawers tidy and find exactly what you are looking for without having to rummage through the drawers.
10. BRING IN A ROLLING CART
When you are trying to organize a small nursery, a cart can be one of the best storage solutions. Use a cute cart like this one to store essentials and push it into a corner to keep out of your way, when you are not using it.
Last Updated on December 6, 2021 by Tira Attygalla