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You've got a new bundle arriving soon and that comes with a million things to find a new home for. Knowing how to organize a nursery properly can make bringing a new baby home that much easier and transition and grow more easily.
Instead of falling in love with Pinterest worthy furniture pieces, think of ways to go vertical. Space is valuable in a nursey, and going up instead of adding more means not only can you utilize more of the room, but you can also think ahead and store things properly out of the way of small hands.
Using a smart closet system like this one, you can hide away any items for later use and quick access. Think about larger sized clothing up top, and every day items on chest level. Also, consider hanging out of season clothes towards the back versus every day items up front.
Do not underestimate a diaper caddy. Something compact that holds all the essentials that stays on its base diaper changing station, but can easily be taken anywhere in the home that it's needed. This oneis a great choice.
When choosing furniture, insta-worthy has to take a few points, but what really matters is what allows easy storage. Think of pieces that include shelves or compartments or drawers. It may even be helpful to ensure the piece has room below to store things underneath furniture safely, as well.
Baskets, Baskets, Baskets
Do not underestimate the amount of baskets needed. Shower gifts that come in a basket will quickly rise to the top of your favorite gifts. Baskets make sorting easy, and allows you to make certain systems portable. Baskets also keep a clean look while solving clutter problems. Everything from toys to clothing to additional linen and baby toiletries, you'll be thankful that there's a basket for it all!