100 Best DIY Closet Organization Ideas

Organize your closet for less with these DIY organization and storage ideas. Many of these closet organization ideas are great for small closets and maximizing space. There are a hundred budget-friendly closet organization ideas for clothes, shoes and accessories.

Closet Organization for Clothes

Shirt Organizer (using a soda tab)

Shirt Organizer (using s hooks)

Jean Organizer (using s hooks)

Clothes Organization with Shelf Brackets
curtain clips with hooks + $2 IKEA shelf brackets 

Tank Top Organizer
shower curtain rings + hanger

Shoe Organizer for Sweaters & Sweats

Organize by Color and Category & Use 2 Rods to Maximize Space

Pipe Cleaners No-Slip Clothes Organization

Sweater Organization

Closet Organization for Scarves

DIY Scarf Hanger 

Scarf Organizer
shower curtain rod + curtain rings + scarves

Clothes Hanger for Many Scarves

Sock and Scarf Organizer 
(using PVC pipe)

Ventilated Shelving Scarf Organizer

DIY Slide-Out Scarf Organizers
plywood + 1×2 poplar + drawer slides + towel bars

Tension Rod Scarf Storage

Closet Organization for Belts

Wooden Hanger Belt Rack
wooden hanger + wire cutters + cup hooks + drill/drill bits

DIY Slide-Out Belt Organizers
1×4 board + 1×2 poplar + drawer slides + cup cooks

Belt Organizer
board + clothespins + hot glue

Belt Organizer II
shower curtain rings + shower rod

Belt Ring Organizer

Closet Organization for Purses

Purse Organizer
curtain rings + shower curtain rod (or you could attach the rings to hangers)

$5 Purse Organizer 
towel bar + hooks

Lid Rack Clutch Organizer

Shelf Divider Purse Organizer 

Hanging Purses on Over the Door Hooks

Closet Organization for Undergarments

Tights Organizer
clothespins + ruler + glue gun

Bra Organizer Using Metal Racks or Towel Hook Rack
You could do the same thing with 2-3 of these Dollar Tree hooks.

Hanging Bra Organization
Add hooks to wooden hangers and stack them.

DIY Custom Drawer Organizers (source unknown)
plywood + saw

Cardboard Drawer Dividers
cardboard + ruler + box cutter

Over the Door Shoe Organizer for Underwear & Tights

Closet Organization for Ties

Tie Holder
screws + decorative drawer handles (you can use them at Walmart for $2-$3)

DIY Tie Rack
wood + wood stain + wood glue + nails/hammer + saw + sander/sandpaper + spray sealer + hangers

Space Saving Tie Rack
Saw, Hammer & Drill + clamps + 1×2″ poplar + wood dowel + screws

Towel Bar Tie Organizer

BBQ Rack Tie Hanger
A cooling rack would work just as well, and you could spray paint it whatever color you want.

Ventilated Shelving Curtain Ring Tie Organization

DIY Tie Rack
trim boards + clothespins + hot glue gun
You could even use spray-painted yardsticks for the base as well.

Closet Organization for Shoes

Tension Rod Shoe Organizer
tension rods + masking tape + level + tape measure

Shoe Organizer DIY 
wood glue + 1×3 wood + spray paint + wood screws + drill

PVC Pipe Shoe Rack 

Flats Organization
plastic clips + hangers
You can also use bent wire coat hangers to

Tall Boot Organization 
(using cut in half pool noodles)

Plant Hangers for Boot Organization

DIY Wood Shoe Rack

DIY Shoe Ladder
You can even put them on one of these $5 DIY blanket ladders that take up very little space.

Flip Flop Magazine Holde

Plate Rack Flip-Flop Organizer

Closet Shoe Hooks
wood board + knobs + spray paint  + drill

Cheap Bookcase Shoe Organization

Crown Molding Shoe Rack

Wine Box Shoe Organizer for Unused Shoes

Behind the Door Floating Shelves for Shoes
Check out this tutorial for how to make $5 floating shelves. It’s easy. No building required.

Closet Organization for Jewelry

Simple Jewelry Organization
trim boards + hammer/nails + cup hooks + long chain

Towel Rack Jewelry Organizer
towel rack + s hooks

Ikea Jewelry Organizer
Ikea Fintorp rails, hooks, and baskets

Vanity Organization for Jewelry 

Jewelry and Scarf Organizer
wood + cheap knobs + spray paint + drill + hooks

Paper Towel Holder for Organizing Jewelry 

Thread Rack Jewelry Organizer 

Other Closet Organization Ideas

Winter Accessory Organizer
towel bar + curtain clip rings

Winter Accessory Over the Door Shoe Organizer

Hat Organizer
curtain rings + hanger

Wire Basket Drawers
drawer sliders + wire baskets

Hanging Eyewear from Coat Hanger

Glasses Organizer
picture frame + spray paint + picture hanging kit with picture hanging wire + hooks

Bin Organization for Accessories

Towel Bar Accessory Organization

Cork Board Storage
MDF moulding + peg board + fabric + peg board hooks + baskets + screen clips + staple gun

Organizational Basks Under Shelving
S hooks + dollar tree baskets

Crate Organization Using Cup Hooks

Hang Dirty Clothes Over the Closet Door

Closet Organization Makeovers

How to Organize a Small Closet from Just a Girl and Her Blog

Custom Closet on the Cheap from Take The Side Street
shelving + new wood closet rod + closet rod supports + caulk, primer & paint

How a Girl Built Her Closet from Confessions of a Serial DIYer

Kids Closet Organization Makeover from Reality Daydream

Kids Closet Organization from A Bowl Full of Lemons