Need storage solutions for your home for all those toys and knickknacks? If your kid’s toys are always a mess, then it’s probably time that you try some smart toy storage ideas. Whether it be bath toys or Legos, you’ll find a toy storage solution that’s fit for you and your little ones.
Toy Storage Solutions | Organization Tips
Having kids can be fun and exhausting at the same time. You’ll always cherish the moments you have with them and fun memories when you see them playing and having a good time. That’s the fun part, the stressful part is when it’s time for clean up. If you have or had toddlers, I’m sure you’ve had the experience of stepping on toys occasionally. I just hate those moments. Toys lying around is just an accident waiting to happen. So what can parents do about it? Throw out all the toys? That’s one option but then I’m sure that you’ll have kids crying in no time. I have explored that option but there is a better way. I’ve compiled a list of smart toy storage solutions you can DIY. You may even get the kids into organizing their own toys too. Make this your next DIY project!
24 Smart DIY Toy & Crafts Storage Solutions
1. DIY Toy Storage Swing
This is perfect for your little girls room. Creatively store stuffed toys and make them a DIY room decor at the same time. Check it out here.
2. DIY Hidden Storage Bins
If you’re up for a little sewing project, make these cool hidden storage bins. Keep them under their play table for easy clean up. Get the tutorial here.
3. IKEA Shelf Storage with Bins
This IKEA hack will be perfect if you have a big enough space for some toy storage. See it here.
4. Bucket Outdoor Toy Storage
Got some buckets? Repurpose them into these adorable outdoor toy storage. Don’t forget to label them for easy clean up. Check it out here.
5. DIY Toy Chest with Seating
Build this multipurpose toy chest that not only looks good, but give you additional seating as well. Get the tutorial here.
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6. DIY Wood Crate Storage
A great way to repurpose wood crates. With some colorful paint, it would be perfect for any playroom. Get the instructions here.
7. Shower Toy Caddie
Shower toys should be in the bathroom for easier access. Organize it with this easy toy organization hack that uses hanging fruit baskets. See it here.
8. DIY Rolling Underbed Wood Storage Cart
Maximize the space under the bed with this DIY rolling wood storage cart. Get the tutorial here.
9. Clear Toy Storage Bag
Need a place to store those little toys and have the kids know what’s inside the storage bag too? Make these clear toy storage bags, it will avoid unnecessary mess when kids are trying to look for their toys. Get the instructions here.
10. DIY Lego Pickup and Play Mat
Kids love lego but who loves to clean up the mess, right? Have them play on the same spot to make clean up a pick up! Check it out here.
11. DIY Fabric Lined Toy Box
Repurpose an old wooden box into a toy box by lining it with fabric. Get the tutorial here.
12. DIY Pottery Barn Toy Storage
Don’t spend a lot with a Pottery Barn toy storage when you can make it with this Pottery Barn hack. Check it out here.
13. DIY Matchbox Car Wall Garage
Turn your kid’s messy toy car collection into a wall art with this toy storage idea. Get the instructions here.
14. 5-Minute Rolling Storage Bin
Don’t you just love quick and easy DIY projects. This toy storage bin is something you can do in just five minutes! Check it out here.
15. Hanging Fabric Storage Baskets
Get more space while organizing toys with this easy sewing project. Get the tutorial here.
16. Easy DIY Toy Storage Idea
Try little woodworking project for your toy storage. It’s a great project you can do this weekend. Check it out here.
17. Fancy Bird’s Nest
Super easy DIY toy storage for bird stuffed toys or any stuffed toys. Just hang a tulle and you’re as good as done. See it here.
18. Stuffed Animal Zoo Storage
Does your kid have a lot of stuffed animals? Why not turn it into an animal zoo? Get the instructions here.
19. Nerf Gun Display
Perfect for a boy’s room. Display their collection of Nerf or other toy guns while keeping them organized. Check it out here.
20. Puzzle Organization
Is it sometimes puzzling when puzzle pieces go missing? Never have the problem again by organizing with some zip pouches. See it here.
21. Magnetized Toy Car Storage
Easily display and store toy cars by hanging them on a magnetic knife strip. Check it out here.
22. Shoe Toy Organizer
Does your kid have a collection of superhero action figures or barbie dolls? Here’s a great way to organize and store them. See it here.
23. Toy Canopy Storage
Make a home for your kid’s stuffed toys with a DIY canopy. Check it out here.
24. DIY Crate Toy Storage
Store toys by connecting crates and attaching them to the wall. See it here.