One of the most important accessory that can provide an aesthetic touch to your interior decor along with scope for organizing is the simple basket. Available in different colors and textures, a basket can provide a completely new look and feel to your interiors. While used as a part of your living room décor, it can provide a rustic touch to the room whereas in a kitchen it helps in neatly organizing things. Here are ways in which a basket can be used as a décor and organizing element.
In the living room: Keep a tray basket in the middle of the coffee table and place a bunch of flowers in it. Doesn’t it provide a special charm to the décor? Alternatively, if you have indoor plants in your living room, keep it inside small basket to add to the style statement of the room. If missing gadgets and remote is your biggest headache, store it in a closed basket below your TV unit and we are sure you will thank us for this wonderful idea.
In the bedroom: Have extra pillows and sheets which you may not need all the time? Toss it in a large cane basket. But remember to use a covered basket as you do not want dust and dirt to enter the basket. A small covered basket can also be used to store your bills and other important papers. Keep it on the side table and place a vase on top of it. It not only adds to the beauty of the room but also helps you in organizing your personal items. If going green is your décor motto, throw away the plastic trash can and instead use a basket for disposing those unused papers.
In the laundry: Cane or bamboo baskets are the best option to store your soiled clothes. Small, flat baskets can be used to keep detergent and other washing accessories.
In the bathroom: Baskets can be used for multiple uses in the bath area. You can use it to place your toiletries like soap, body wash, moisturizer and shampoo or it can be used to store towels and tissues. If going green is your buzzword, you can even use cane baskets to store small indoor plants or flowers.
In the kitchen: Just like jars and containers, baskets are a perfect organizing tool for your kitchen. Place it in your kitchen counter top and store all cooking accessories in it or place it in the side shelf to store your cookbooks. Your fruits and veggies are sure to remain fresh inside that beautiful basket.
In the kid’s room: Whether to organize kids toys or to store their soiled linen, baskets are the best option. You can opt for colored baskets in cane or bamboo to make the room more lively and vibrant.
Thus, baskets serve the purpose of not only organizing but also provides a natural and eco-friendly look to your house. It can transform your interior from plain and boring to a more lively one.