Last week, we finally got enough snow to play in. Snow means snow pants, boots, gloves, scarves, coats and hats all come out so the kiddies can play. But, once the playing is done, I am usually left with a big pile of snow gear that doesn't get put away. Since I am trying to be more organized, I thought this would be a great excuse to make a snow gear organizer.
I had the wood leftover from an old table top. First, I painted it blue and then a coat of silver that I lightly sanded off.
These baskets were also left over from another project. I thought they would be great for hats and gloves (or any other items that don't hang).
Then, I added some hooks at the bottom, perfect for scarves and snow pants.
Finally, I added some vinyl lettering just to make it a little more fun.
This is located by our back door, which is where the kids go out to play.
Since, this is stuff that the kids only wear when they play in the snow, it will be nice to have it separate from our everyday outerwear. No more digging through coats and backpacks to find their snow pants and gloves!
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