Home Decor,  Organizing

Master Closet Makeover – ORC – The Reveal!!


It’s here, it’s here, it’s finally here!! I hope you are as excited as I am to see the final product! But, first I must thank Linda at Calling It Home for creating this wonderfully crazy challenge that we all so willingly dive headfirst into! Taking a space from idea to completion in six weeks is no easy task, but in the end it is always worth it!!


So, without further ado, our new and improved, and way more organized master closet!

Small master walk-in closet update

Just in case you might have forgotten what it looked like before, here’s a reminder. (wow, even I didn’t remember how dark it was in there – see more before shots here.)

Cramped master closet before update

We were not working with a huge space – just 7 1/2 ft. X 5 ft. But, we used every square inch!! We, of course DIYed almost everything to save money. This also allowed us to make it custom without paying for custom – if you know what I mean. 😉 I also decided to paint everything – the walls and the built-ins in the same shade and sheen of white to help open up the space. I will be back Monday with a break down of costs and some more source details. Be looking for how-to’s on certain projects over the next week or so…as I prepare for graduation – ha! Okay here comes the picture overload!

Small walk-in closet updatesmall walk-in closet update

The shoe shelves, seriously I could stare at them for days. We don’t have a ton of shoes but they were all over the closet. It’s so much easier to find what we need now! DIY shoe shelvesIMG_1517My jewelry box has been renewed and now has a happy place all it’s own. updated jewelry boxWith lovely storage and sentiments above. 😀 jewelry storage and mirrorDIY shelves for folded storage in a walk-in closet

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 If you are working with a small closet I would highly recommend these slimmer hangers. I used a combination of velvet coated and plastic.Using thin hangers helps maximize hanging storage in a small walk inInspired by the movie “War Room” hubby and I decided to add a little prayer corner to the closet, complete with all the tools you need to add requests and answers to the wall.prayer corner in closetThis light from IKEA was just the right addition at just the right price. Oh, and I almost forgot, the ceiling was scraped and painted with Sherwin Williams Tidewater (since everything else was white 🙂 )light blue ceiling and ikea light fixture for closetJust about anything that would stand still got painted white or gold!gold accents in closet updateAnd of course everyone needs a cute stool in their closet right?upholstered stool for closet update DIY upholstered stoolOur kids rolled their eyes at our signs, but you know what, the older I get, the more encouragement I appreciate! 😉 jewelry storage and styling for closet updateIf you are here for the first time you might want to check out the previous weeks of the ORC.

week 1 / week 2 / week 3 / week 4 / week 5 / Details

Also, be sure to check out all the other guest participants – there is some amazing inspiration out there. I spent some time yesterday checking out all the featured designer reveals and there are some really awesome room reveals to be seen! Thanks again for following along on this wonderful challenge! Now, I’m off to plan for graduation!!small master closet makeover on a budget

Here are a couple of my other ORC spaces if you are looking for more inspiration ;-).

Coastal guest bathroomBathroom Makeover Navy and white master bedroomMaster Bedroom

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