Some of my favorite organizing and storage materials are repurposed objects. For example, I currently have a jelly jar holding all of my business cards on my desk. My cards are bright orange, and they make me smile whenever I see them. The jar keeps them contained, but visible — a perfect solution for my office.
Repurposed objects are great for organizing and storage because often they’re recycled from another area of your home (bye bye, clutter!), and they’re free (cha-ching!). These are five objects that have been repurposed in my home: