Organization doesn’t have to cost a lot of money, and as you can see from the title of today’s post…I recently did an organization project for ONE dollar!
There is almost no storage in my tiny master bathroom. I have a pedestal sink and one cabinet that is only big enough to hold the makeup and hair supplies I need for daily use, a few hand towels and a container of Clorox wipes. Recently I added a new piece of furniture to our guest bedroom – the dressing table my Pappa built for me twenty five years ago. I decided that the shallow drawer in the dressing table was perfect to house the extra makeup and skin care that wasn’t currently in my daily routine.
I had a few bins in my stash, but I found a pack of four little baskets at Dollar General for only $1! I couldn’t believe it – usually those baskets are 2 or 3/$1 at Dollar Tree. You might think that tiny, shallow drawers don’t need organization – but they really benefit from a few baskets. Here’s how I’ve organized my extra makeup and skin care.
If I had some contact paper or drawer liner on hand, I would have put that in the drawer as well. I’ll pick up a roll at Dollar Tree the next time I’m in there – that will really make the drawer look nice. I used the 4th bin to hold the tools I use for painting my nails every week – nail file, clippers, buffing block, etc. That bin will stay in my office at the desk where I paint my nails.
Have you shopped the organization supplies at Dollar General? Where is your favorite place to buy organizing bins?