Turning a spare closet into a handbag harem! I AM A GEEK!

  1. Or something like that!

    Anyhoo, I got tired of hanging up my bags on hangers in my closet. As my collection grew and space became even more tight, I decided to pull a Martha Stewart-esque move and *attempt* to create a cozy little organized nook for my little babies.

    1st shot is of a standing rack with mostly Rebecca Minkoff, Botkier, and Bulga

    2nd shot is of my train cases on the floor

    3rd shot is of my "supplies" for when I want to clean my bags, inspect my bags, or whatever else. Includes Apple Guarde lotion, cleaner, and spray, Magic Rub Eraser, Tide Pen, AntiBac sanitizer for when I want to touch and caress my bags, and razor blades for opening new purchases!

    4th shot is of my more casual purses

    5th shot is of the same
     
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  2. 6th shot is of my wallets standing up in a shoebox ( a little ghetto, I know, but it works!)

    7th shot is of the second rack which is perpendicular to the first one. Its a little emptier than the other rack. It has my two Gustto Bacas, and two MBMJ totes. Underneath those bags are my Chameleon inserts, a square fabric bin to store little things, a Marc Jacobs box that has a Marc Jacobs zip clutch in it, and a old Priority Mail box that I use to store my extra laptop computer. Underneath all that is a large box with a pair of knee high boots I have yet to wear!

    8th shot is of my two Rebecca Minkoff straps hanging from a hook on the wall

    9th shot is of my miscellaneous casual accessories like ipod (in a case) cosmetic bags, wristlets, all hanging from a coat rack thingy

    10th shot is of a drawer within the 7 drawer rolling cart. It shows 4 clutches (one of which is in a dust bag)
     
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  3. 11th shot is of a drawer within the 7 drawer rolling cart and shows a bunch of dustbags which I should have folded but was too lazy to do so

    12th shot is of a drawer within the 7 drawer rolling cart and shows my "work" accessories like wristlet, coin purse, and cosmetic pouch

    13th shot is of a drawer within the 7 drawer rolling cart that shows more casual accessories like embroidered pouches and patent cosmetic bag

    14th shot is of a drawer within the 7 drawer rolling cart that shows my Barcelona bags (great for organizing!) and pursebrite organizer

    15th shot is of a drawer within the 7 drawer rolling cart that has a small cream colored Botkier bag inside. It is in a dust bag to protect it from getting marked.
     
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  4. 16th shot is of the back of the door to this closet. I bought one of those hanging purse thingys and it enables you to hang your purses in a row. In this shot, there are the bags that dont really fare to well being set down and need to be hung up (like the Nico)
     
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  5. and here is the view from outside of the closet/room/harem!

    I know I AM SUCH A GEEK! I love my handbags though, and organizing them like this and making them look pretty makes me happy :shame:
     
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  6. My God! What is a spare closet??? LOL!
    All of ours are full........

    Your new harem is beautiful!!!!
     
  7. Hmm well its not really a closet. I guess maybe it is a broom room?? I dunno. I live in an apartment and there was this little room that is a little smaller than a bathroom. I suppose it was designated for storage but alas, I think I found a better way to utilize the space!


    Also here is another pic. I utilized the side of one of the racks to hang all those HH luggage tags, and chains that come with their bags. There are also a few charms there, and a Rebecca Minkoff chain
     
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  8. Wow! Looks great! You could start a company like California Closets!!!
     
  9. Come to my house next!!!!!
     
  10. Good job!
     
  11. WOW!!! :drool: Great job!
     
  12. im so jealous...you have a spare closet??? i can only wish! You're not a geek, the closet looks great!! love your RM's!!!
     
  13. wow..you are really creative!!:yes:
     
  14. GUNG, that looks amazing, and so functional! I'm jealous!
     
  15. You did a great job GUNG!! I wish I had a extra room for all my bags lol