Convenient cubbies surround the window seat in this child's bedroom, creating easy storage for stuffed animals and toys. The lavender and lime green palette is one that will stay sophisticated no matter the age of the room's owner.
The legs of this 1960s white and yellow console were inspired by Saarinen's classic Tulip collection. Modular cubbies hang above the table, providing modern style with the added benefit of extra storage.
Natural wood is used for the door and entryway wall, contrasting against the dark hardwood floors. Coat hooks and a bench with open cubbies provide easy-to-access storage. A graphic piece of art adds visual interest to the white walls.
This contemporary mudroom features neutral walls, white trim and bold punches of fuchsia for drama. Hooks, drawers and cubbies provide storage space for all members of the family. Soft gray tile on the floor works well with the pale walls.
Sleek dark wood cabinets are paired with simple gray countertops for a chic and functional laundry room. Floating shelves and cubbies provide open storage, while the space is grounded by rectangular gray tiles. A stainless steel-framed door leads to the private patio.
This petite room was the perfect size for a home office. A generous storage closet and crisp built-in millwork provide all kinds of shelf space and cubbies. The bold geometric shade and modern pendant light make it a fun place to work.
Just one or two key pieces can transform an underutilized wall into a mini-mudroom packed with storage. Placing a small storage bench with bins or baskets near the door is a fantastic way to control inbound clutter. Well-placed hooks, cubbies and shelves add plenty of storage and make the most of limited space. Add small-scale artwork and throw pillows to keep the look sophisticated and polished.
Organization and customization is key when it comes to mudrooms, according to Jess Blumberg of Dale Blumberg Interiors. “We like individual cubbies with a couple of hooks in each for the easy to grab stuff, mixed with closed storage,” says Jess. “An easy, organized, clean aesthetic.”
This green bedroom has a lively design perfect for a little rockstar. The vibrant green wall color is highlighted with black stripes and the zebra print comforter make this an eye-catching space. A desk at the foot of the bed provides a workspace and added storage and a chair in the corner is perfect for relaxing. A storage unit of cubbies next to the bed adds space for light and more storage containers.
A feast for the eyes, this eclectic kitchen pairs a variety of unique textures and styles. The free-form wooden cabinets and white cubbies provide ample storage, while the curves of the countertops complement the archways and recessed ceiling. The sleek appliances add a modern touch to the room's unexpected textures.
As seen on HGTV's hit show Elbow Room, Chip and his design team took a page out of a spa's playbook with the details of the Howells' master bathroom. These sinks add an elegant touch to the bathroom, while simple white drawers and gray stone cubbies add storage for this luxurious space.
Upper and lower white cabinetry provides plenty of storage to keep this stylish kitchen clean and organized. Built in shelving surrounding the fireplace and mounted flatscreen television provides cubbies for decorative display. Gray stone countertops and a stainless steel globe pendant compliment the stainless steel appliances. Open floor space around the island creates easy maneuvering throughout the space.
In this eclectic home, vibrant orange stairs don't just connect the first and second floors; they also add a playful pop of color to the white interior. A vintage painting to the right smooths and brightens the textured walls, while the room to the left features round cubbies for storage.
A built-in hall tree in the mudroom of this newly built farmhouse features a low bench with cubbies perfect for storing boot trays lined with shoes. Simple coat hooks line the paneled wall, while a high shelf provides space for display or additional storage. The crisp white palette is punctuated by soft gray trim that updates and distinguishes the architecture.
This built-in mudroom area provides a great space for keeping the house organized and clean. The bench allows for an easy place to take shoes on and off and store them in the cubbies below. Jackets and bags can be neatly hung on the row of hooks, and wicker baskets provide detail as well as extra storage. A tribal rug adds pops of bold color to the light, neutral space.
Your mudroom doesn't necessarily need to be an expansive storage unit with shelves, cubbies and drawers. Susan Howell says the essentials of a mudroom should be entirely based on the needs of the homeowner. Smaller families with teenagers may only require a small bench and hooks for hanging coats. "What is really essential in a mudroom is knowing the demands of the mudroom before it's even built, so that whatever is essential to the homeowner's family is present in the final product," she says.
This midcentury-modern gentleman’s case (fancy designer speak for dresser) is striking with its raised geometric design and would look amazing in ANY room. That’s the beauty of MCM case goods (aka storage pieces): The dressers aren’t always a “drawers only” affair. Many pieces were topped off with interesting-looking cabinet doors that concealed useful shelves or cubbies. These particular drawers are home to spare table linens and seasonal decor while the upper cabinet opens up to reveal a fully stocked bar.