Additional storage space at home can be hard to come by. Whether you live in a studio apartment in New York City, or in a 3-bedroom townhouse out on Long Island, the need for more room to contain all of the things accumulated throughout the years is universal. One way to create extra space at home is to incorporate fixtures and furniture in your home that double as storage. Take a look at these furniture pieces and home decor fixtures created by talented designers who seamlessly blend both style with function!
Take a seat!
Photo by Instagram User @circlefurniture
A couch like this provides an ideal place to stow away blankets and pillows, not to mention a great spot to throw things into quickly when you have impromptu guests!
Take a sip!
Photo by Instagram User @kiss_keepitsimplestupid
Keep your booze safe and out of sight with this sleek, multifunctional piece that is the perfect size for a side table.
Put your feet up!
Photo by Instagram User @homepopfurniture
Keep stuff conveniently on hand, but put away, with a chic storage ottoman!
Table top & bottom!
Photo by Instagram User maine_cottage
With two layers to work with, you can position items on the top & bottom of this coffee table!
Shelf top & inside!
Photo by Instagram User @muutodesign
Shelves are nice, but they’re even nicer when you can place things on top of them, and inside of them!
Under your feet!
Photo by Instagram User @a_m_p_l_e
The area underneath the stairs is often underutilized. Don’t let that space go to waste!
Rethink your walls!
Photo by Instagram User @anchulah
Forget everything you know about walls! Abandon being surrounded by flat surfaces, instead turn those walls into shelving for new storage areas.