Storage tools to make wrapping up the holidays a snap
If your holiday décor is still up, it’s time to pack it away for the year. That’s a task more easily said than done for those without the “tools” to keep it all organized.
You’ll be thankful next year if you take steps this year to protect your precious ornaments, keep your lights untangled and neatly store your supply of leftover wrapping paper and ribbons. Here are five holiday storage tools to make wrapping up the holidays a snap.
No more tangles:
Pack away those holiday pillows, towels and linens in a storage container that will stand out from the rest. The red and green lids on these will make them easy to find when it’s time to decorate next year. Sterilite 65 Quart Latch Box, $6.75 (plus Cash Back), Walmart.com
Cup holders and dishes:
Store all those holiday mugs or glasses with this 12-compartment storage chest. The dividers will keep cups or small glasses safe. And while you’re at it, keep all those holiday plates safe, as well. This set of four containers will prevent plates small and large from shattering. Holiday Dinnerware Storage Cases, set of four, $46.99 (plus Cash Back), containerstore.com
Keep all your ornaments safe in their off-season. This container, with a zip top and zip sides, will store more than 60 of your most precious ornaments. Real Simple Holiday 64-Count Ornament Storage, $12.99 (plus Cash Back), bedbathandbeyond.com
Wrap it up:
Look for a wrap organizer that allows you to tuck tags, bows and even handy items like scissors and tape, so you’ll be prepped for the holidays – not to mention birthdays and other occasions. Master Craft Gift Wrap Storage Bag, $27.99 (plus Cash Back), Bedbathandbeyond.com