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Organise your living room storage in a playful way

Colour-coding is a trusty way to keep things organised. Colours are also fun to play with. We combined the best of two worlds to hopefully bring order to your home – and a smile to your face.

Colour-coded IVAR storage units on a wall, including orange, white, blue and pink.
Colour-coded IVAR storage units on a wall, including orange, white, blue and pink.

Yours and mine and what goes where

Storage can be both more effective and decorative with some colouring. Let everyone in the family choose a personal colour for personal storage. The cupboards intended for anyone’s belongings are also given a colour. (This may require some painting, as IVAR storage isn’t available in the colours shown here.)

Customised cupboards for everyone

Naturally, a shared cupboard can still be personalised. A SKÅDIS pegboard makes it both easy and fun to arrange the contents, and just as easy to change with shifting needs.

Storage split down the middle

Contrasting shades work well also on a smaller scale. Different coloured doors on a cupboard can mirror the division within, while the colours themselves make a splash. Hanging KUNGSFORS net bags make it easy to both collect stuff and bring it along.

An extra seat, an extra spa

There’s only so much that you can fit into IVAR storage. Complement with VALLENTUNA seating, and you’ll have room to spare. Place it in-between shelves to create a cosy corner amidst all the tidiness.

We love to see our customers get creative with our products. Go for it! But please note that altering or modifying IKEA products so they can no longer be re-sold or used for their original purpose, means the IKEA commercial guarantees and your right to return the products will be lost.