Foyer - Teal paint juices up an old hall tree. Hooks, shelves, and baskets are ideal for corralling beach essentials. An entryway that can house hats, towels, sunscreen, and more keeps these items from creating clutter in the rest of the house. Get the Look: Frame clothing for budget-friendly artwork. Here, vintage swimwear adds to the cottage's 1940s charm.
Set up clutter collectors where items naturally tend to gather, like a bowl on a table for keys and loose change, a set of tiered baskets for mail and school paperwork, a coat tree or wall hooks for outerwear and backpacks. Place a basket or shoe rack near the door to hold shoes.