hello crates!

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as i have mentioned before, little green is very short on space. thus, our obsession for crates knows no bounds. (remember our post here and here?) we love them!

our latest haul of crates came from two different places, the dollar store and our local thrift store. in total we spend only $4.50 on them. i would say that they were a pretty good deal. ;-)))

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the first crate hangs above my sewing station. it is the perfect size for holding my little bobbins.

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the second crate can be found beside our front door. this is where we put all of our current bills. hello responsible home ownership!

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we removed the handle on the third crate, so that it may comfortably display one of our cameras in our beloved camera station. this particular area is becoming one of my favorites!

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what tricks do you have to save on space around your home?

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  1. These crates look great! So simple!

    • yes, it’s amazing sometimes what you can find at thrift stores, and then transform into beautiful yet useful pieces once you bring them home!

  2. M&K

     /  09/18/2013

    Love this idea! These crates look lovely with the things you’ve placed inside them. Thanks for sharing! Xo, M&K at brewedtogether.com

    • thank you for your kind comment! i’ll definitely be visiting your blog. :-)

  3. Great ideas and I love the picture of your dog! :)
    I love storing items on decorative baskets.

    • thanks! he wanted to get his picture taken apparently.

      baskets are also great. my sister uses many around her home. they’re tres cute! :-)

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