Space Savers

This entry is for my smaller space owners and two-for-one deal seekers. Whether you live in a dorm or apartment or just enjoy sensible organization, there are always steps you can take to economize. Because let’s face it, some of us don’t have room for an office, powder room, or play room and all of us are looking for new paths to more comfortable living.

With that idea in mind, here are some simple furniture and storage arrangements using common household items to spark your creativity.

It’s a desk. No, it’s a vanity. Wait—it’s both!

Great for toys, DVDs, or otherwise, this is ideal for storing items you don’t want out in the open.

Great for toys, DVDs, or otherwise, this is ideal for storing items you don’t want out in the open.

Sturdy and versatile—use me for seating OR a table.

For giving you a lift or letting you rest. A great piece for the kitchen.

Photos via Houzz.