Turning Your Closet Into a Dressing RoomColby Morrell
Who doesn’t dream of a huge walk in closet full of designer dresses, handbags, and shelves of gorgeous shoes? These things are easy to get IF you’re remodeling or building new. The fact is that most houses don’t have the space like the pictures above to create a dreamy walk-in closet paradise. But, there are ways to transform almost any walk-in closet into the perfect dressing room. Incorporate the following ideas and you’ll have the closet of your dreams, for real!
Start With Organization
What do all luxurious closets have in common? They are all perfectly organized. Chaos does not allow much room for luxury, so start with finding homes for every item. Organization experts recommend grouping like things together. For example, all skirts should be in the same place, then categorized by length/color/ etc. Getting your closet organized will instantly make it feel more like the closet of your dreams.
Closets are usually poorly lit, but that’s not a surprise to any of us. What good is a well organized closet if you can’t see where anything is? Adding extra lighting to your closet will take a basic storage space to the next level. This job most likely requires a call to an electrician, but it’s worth it. For an extra glam look, consider a adding a chandelier!
If you have the space, adding stylish seating can be functional and beautiful. Having somewhere to sit and put on shoes makes getting ready in the morning much easier. Seating can be in the form of a chair, bench, or even just a small garden stool – it all depends on how much space you’re working with!