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organizing toys?

do you organize your kids toys? i wanted to get something that will keep all of my sons toys together and organized. ive seen these stands that have little cubbies on them, and its a great idea, but they're kind of pricey. any other suggestions??

here's the link for the stand i was talking about:
http://www.toysrus.com/product/index.jsp?productId=2903484

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exxOHjackie

Asked by exxOHjackie at 12:44 PM on Sep. 15, 2009 in Just for Fun

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  • They have something VERY similar to this that they sell both at Target and AC Moore. The "bins" though are nicer, they aren't plastic, they're fabric. And, instead of being tilted so you can see the toys, they are flat when you push them in so you can't see the mess inside. It looks really nice! If you have an AC Moore close by, they send out 40% off coupons every week - so each week you can get a piece of it. With the 40% it ends up being fairly cheap.
    missanc

    Answer by missanc at 12:52 PM on Sep. 15, 2009

  • http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00006IDFQ/ref=asc_df_B00006IDFQ909278?smid=A2TBDGJEUH5S52&tag=shopzilla_mp_1202-20&linkCode=asn&creative=380341&creativeASIN=B00006IDFQ

    I have a few of these^^^. They work great! I use 1 drawer for hot wheel cars and other toys like that, 1 for crayons, 1 for farm animals, etc. And I printed pictures of each different set of toys to glue on the drawers to let them know where the toys go.
    renea20

    Answer by renea20 at 12:53 PM on Sep. 15, 2009

  • I went to the dollar store and got some tupperware container things there......or yard sales
    or the local thrift stores
    dolphinkisses

    Answer by dolphinkisses at 12:54 PM on Sep. 15, 2009

  • i got one of those toy boxes w/ cubes, second hand from a friend of mine. it's great! I keep the smaller things like legos, blocks and little figurines in the cubes and the bigger toys in the chest. I also have a little tikes football toybox (also second hand from the same friend lol). I keep the big toys in there as well. board books i have in a wicker basket. I also store blocks and legos in the ride-on toys, where my son puts them anyways!
    Owl_Feather

    Answer by Owl_Feather at 1:03 PM on Sep. 15, 2009

  • FREE BOOK SHELF AND THE CANVAS BINS WERE 2 FOR 11 DOLLARS AT WAL-MART ! Image and video hosting by TinyPic ALSO SHE HAS ONE LIKE THIS BUT ITS FROM AVON ...http://www.abcdistributing.com/home/catalog/cat_item_pg.asp?G=686&P=351&Rec=22&N=35+563&Nao=0&R=462440-9ZHBBLU2 AND I RECOMEND THIS THE PRICE CAN'T BE BEAT AND IM SURE YOU CAN FIND THIS ITEM ON AMAZON OR EBAY FOR EVEN LESS...http://www.abcdistributing.com/home/catalog/cat_item_pg.asp?G=694&P=160&Rec=20&Ntt=KIDS&N=35&Nao=0&R=464198-1OZXPAO2 GOOD LUCK!
    ELIZABETHSMO902

    Answer by ELIZABETHSMO902 at 1:14 PM on Sep. 15, 2009

  • Yes. OCD sets in.
    kerri-

    Answer by kerri- at 2:01 PM on Sep. 15, 2009

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