21 Simple Ways to Organize a Bedroom to Get Rid of Clutter

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Is your bedroom overrun with clutter? If so, you are not alone. If you are looking for ways to keep clutter at bay, these ways to organize a bedroom will help.

I have struggled with bedroom clutter as well and get stressed out when I have too much stuff out and about without a designated space.

Luckily, there is a simple solution—smart organizing systems. Cheers to a tidy bedroom!

Ways to Declutter and organize bedrooms

1. Bins and Labels

Bins and Labels

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Bins are a go-to storage strategy because they keep things tidy while making everything easy to find. Adding labels to your bins will make things even more efficient.

I have labeled bins in my closet, my dresser, and even in my medicine cabinet. If you need a good label maker, I love this portable one.

Working with a small room? Check out these genius hacks for small bedrooms!

2. Bedside Caddy

bedside caddy

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If your nightstand is a cluttered nightmare, I can relate. Mine used to be one of the most overcrowded surfaces in my room.

Luckily, this clever DIY caddy will help you keep things tidy while still allowing you to grab your essentials from your bed. This looks like a fun weekend sewing project!

3. Nightstand


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A pretty nightstand with drawers can help you add storage while also adding beauty to your room.

If you like this look, you could buy this nightstand, which is a similar style and even includes a small charging station and slim, space-saving lamp.

4. Desk Storage

desk storage

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Does your bedroom double as an office? Mine does to, and keeping the clutter away from my workspace is necessary for my sanity!

This clever desk design has awesome storage. It was made by attaching two rattan coffee tables like this and adding a wooden slab for the work surface.

5. Bins for Accessories

bins for accessories

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Bins are great for organizing small items like bows, jewelry, and nail polish. I personally love to store my many, many hair ties in pretty, labeled bins.

6. Kallax Toy Storage Unit

Kallax Toy Storage Unit

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In my house, toys are the #1 clutter creators. Luckily, a large Kallax unit and some bins offer a simple yet effective solution.

If you would like to declutter your child’s room, you can get started with this awesome option.

7. Basket Storage

basket storage

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I love baskets! I find them charming and could honestly spend hours in a basket store. I use them in my linen closet for washcloths and in my bathroom for skincare products.

I also love having “catch-all” baskets in most bedrooms for people to place things that they don’t feel like putting away just yet.

These beautiful rattan ones are so pretty and come in every different size.

8. Floor-to-Ceiling Closet Storage

Floor-to-Ceiling Closet Storage

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What a wonderful way to keep things neat and tidy! If you add something like this to your closet, you could say goodbye to clutter forever.

I particularly love the different sized built-in drawers and cubbies.

9. Toy Organizer

toy organizer

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A storage bin organizer is a great way to keep your child’s toys tidy! I love that it is a simple system so that the little ones can get involved in keeping their space clutter-free.

I have been able to teach my kids at young ages to put blocks in one bin, dolls in another, cars in another, etc. It makes for quick and efficient tidying up.

I love this unit, which comes with 9 bins!

10. Drawer Dividers

Drawer Dividers

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I hate how clothes always get moved around in drawers. It makes me feel like all the time and thought that I put into organizing was a waste.

Drawer dividers help everything stay put so that you can always find what you need.

11. Cubbies


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Cubbies are a great organizational tool. I like to use them for everything from clothes and toys to books!

12. Under-the-Bed Storage

under the bed storage

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I don’t like wasting usable space, which is why under-the-bed storage is a favorite organizing hack of mine!

Don’t you love how you can stash things beneath your bed and then forget about them until later?

13. Storage Boxes

storage boxes

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Storage boxes are another simple yet effective way to keep your space clutter-free. You can use them for pretty much anything. I always have some in my closet to store bulky sweatshirts.

14. Foot-of-the-Bed Storage Ottoman

 Foot-of-the-Bed Storage Ottoman

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I am a huge fan of hidden storage! A storage ottoman can make your room prettier and tidier.

This one is beautiful and is available in so many different colors!

15. Bedside Table

bedside table

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I like to keep my bedside table as clear of clutter as possible. Drawers and shelves make this easy.

Check out these other genius ways to organize a small bedroom!

16. Over-the-Door Storage

 Over-the-Door Storage

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I am obsessed with this over-the-door organizer! Don’t you love how easy it is to see all the items?

You can use it for anything from scarves and hats to belts. I use something similar for my large collection of small purses and wristlets.

17. DIY Leaning Bookshelf Storage

DIY Leaning Bookshelf Storage

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Don’t you think a leaning bookshelf adds so much elegance to a room? They are a great place to store your books and display pretty trinkets.

This DIY storage tutorial provides all the details you need to make your own.

18. Storage Bins

storage bins

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This storage bin set-up is so beautiful, don’t you think? Everything has its own designated space.

I particularly love how they use bins with different textures. It makes for a dazzling combination. You could use something like this woven bin and this plastic style to get a similar vibe.

19. Clear Containers

clear containers

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I love clear storage containers for items that I want to be able to see. I use them in my pantry, in my crafting space for art supplies, and in my room for shoes.

20. Jewelry Organizer

Jewelry Organizer

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Do you need a good system for organizing your jewelry? I need one for sure!

Jewelry gets tangled and lost so easily. This DIY jewelry organizer is easy to make yourself and I just love how it keeps things organized while adding sparkle to your wall.

You will need a wood plaque like this to create your own beautiful jewelry organizer. This DIY earring organizer is also a great idea!

21. Makeup Organizer

makeup organizer

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If you have a lot of makeup products like me, you know how they can overcrowd your bathroom vanity. This DIY magnetic makeup board is an amazing solution!

It is the perfect way to keep your brushes and products organized and at your fingertips.

To make your own, you will need a pretty picture frame, a thin metal sheet, magnets, decorative paper, a hot glue gun, tin snips, and high-quality double-sided tape like this.

This DIY makeup organizer is also a great option!

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