Entryway Organization

Is it easy for your family to hang up their coats, book bags, shoes, and put the outside toys away?

Make it easy for them.

Work with your family’s habits and ability levels.  Put hooks at their level and then train them to hang up their coat and book bags.  Could you put some hooks up in a mudroom, closet, or put up a beautiful coat rack.

Check out more photo solutions at Mudroom Organization.

entryway shoe organizer

Here’s an entryway with a wicker basket for shoes. It’s easy for the family to kick off their shoes into the basket and find them again.

Here’s another entryway.

shoe organizer

Notice the handy shoe basket to the left of the hutch.

Here’s a Victorian entryway:

victorian entryway

People may hang hats, coats, or just take a quick peek in the mirror to make sure they look presentable.

Here’s a contemporary entryway:


The cupboard opens for purse storage, cell phones, and the bowl on the cabinet is for all the car keys.  You can buy a furniture piece similar to this at Ikea.

front entryway salt lake temple

Welcome to my friend’s Lynde Mott’s home, the artist. She painted this painting in 3 days and didn’t want to buy a frame, so she painted a frame on the wall.  What a thrifty idea!


These columns create a welcoming, yet dramatic statement. The fun thing is that the birds and flowers can change depending on the season.


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