10 Of The Best Toy Storage Solutions Chosen By RiiRoo
We have no doubt that your home is probably creaking at the seams with the sheer number of toys, books and games your kids collected over the Christmas period. For that reason, you'll probably want to reclaim some of that space back by cleaning and tidying some of that clutter by using some simple but effective storage solutions.
Not only can these be stored in your kids bedroom, but, they can also be incorporated into different places in your home like under these stairs and living room.
There are a ton of different storage solutions available for you from many different retailers. So to help you decide which one is the right fit for you. RiiRoo have decided to review the most popular options in the marketplace.
TROFAST Storage combination with boxes
A playful and sturdy storage series for storing and organising toys, sitting, playing and relaxing.
The frame comes with guide rails, so you can place boxes and shelves where you want them – and change them any time.
Low storage makes it easier for children to reach and organise their things. WARNING! TIPPING HAZARD – Unanchored furniture can tip over.
This furniture shall be anchored to the wall with the enclosed safety fitting to prevent it from tipping over. Different wall materials require different types of fixing devices. Use fixing devices suitable for the walls in your home, sold separately. Guide rails included.
RiiRoo are really impressed with this storage solution. It is clean, compact and universal. This means it can be located pretty much anywhere in your house.
Colours Available: White, white/orange, white/pink
Dimensions: 99cm x 44cm x 94cm
Great Little Trading Co Mr Fox Book Storage Cart
This sweet storage cart from Great Little Trading Co is crafted from sturdy MDF and neatly painted to bring Mr Fox to life. Designed with rubber-trimmed wheels, it features a short cord so they can pull their favourite books and toys from place to place. Easy to self-assemble, they'll love its playful design.
So, why did we like this? Not only is a great storage unit, but it also doubles up as neat little unit that can be easily transported or pulled into a different room in your house. So, if your little one decides to have a read in your conservatory or living room, they can pull their little cart wherever they like. A nice, simple and practical solution.
Colours Available: Orange
Dimensions: H22 x W28.5 x D34.5cm
Note: They also do a similar Great Little Trading Co Miss Cat Book Storage Cart in Grey.
Striped Canvas Storage Cube
The Canvas Storage Cube is crafted from sturdy canvas and available in stylish stripes, designed to work with your existing decor. The rigid canvas design is ideal for storing toys or used as a laundry basket, and because it features handles, it's easy to move around your home.
Again, this is simple and straightforward. It won’t look out of place anywhere in your home. You have the option of storing toys or books in this box. However, you can also this box to store clothes or even a wash basket.
Colours Available: Duck egg, grey, mustard, navy, neutral and pink.
Dimensions: 38 x 38 x 38cm
IKEA Fritids/Stuva Toy Storage with Wheels
Perfect height for small children. They reach their things and tidy up on their own – or cuddle up on it with a book.
In the box there is plenty of space for large things like soft toys and balls –perfect for tidying up in a flash.
The box is easy to pull out and push in since it has wheels and a grip-friendly handle.
Since all fronts have integrated, pre-mounted handles, there are no holes where dust bunnies can get in.
Stands steady also on uneven floors since adjustable feet are included.
Believe it or not, this compact comes with wheels, so it is easy for either you or your kids to move. There are quite a few storage units to choose from, but we felt that this was the best value for money. This can either be a standalone unit or works well when slotted inbetween other storage units.
Colours Available: White/blackboard surface, white/green, white/light blue, white/light pink, white/red, white.
Dimensions: W60 x D50 x H64 cm
LEGO Storage Brick 8 Knobs, Stackable Storage Box
Let children tidy up with a smile. The LEGO Storage Brick is a fun storage box for toys, LEGO bricks, office utensils and other small items. The iconic box is designed to stack, just like the original LEGO brick. Decorate, play, build, form and have fun with the boxes, or keep your toys and LEGO bricks sorted and organized by using them for storage. Available in different sizes (1, 2, 4 and 8 knobs / studs) and many different colours for kids and adults.
We absolutely love this idea of lego storage. There are so many kids that love lego, this would be a great addition to your storage solutions. The great thing is, it comes in so many different colours (probably too many).
Check it out and see what you think.
Colours Available: Bright blue, purple, orange, red, yellow, green, light purple, white, aqua light blue, black, lime, cool yellow, light royal blue, meduim azur, medium stone grey, movie 2 blue, movie 2 red
Dimensions: 25 x 50 x 18 cm
Aya Large Volume Kid Toy Storage Bench
Featuring a large inner size, this storage bench will keep all your scattered stuff organized in one place. Sturdy MDF structure holds up to 397lbs, works perfectly as a shoe bench or bed stool. Simple white finish effortlessly coordinates with your existing home décor and is suitable for entryways, bedrooms, playrooms, mudrooms, etc. Specially designed safety hinge prevents abrupt closure, protecting you and your family from getting pinched fingers.
Sometimes we simply need to go back to basics. That’s where this storage bench comes in. Not only is it super functional due to the sheer size and depth, but it also doubles up as a bench that can be used as a table or a chair.
What we like about this storage bench is the fact that it is really tough and durable which means it should last, no matter how many bumps and knocks it receives.
Colours Available: white only
Dimensions: H48 x W76 x D40cm
Pehr & Petit Pehr Pom Pom Storage Bin
Made out of sturdy canvas - with handles for helping hands! This storage basket is perfect for storing toys, nursery items and lots of little treasures. The larger size could even be used as a laundry basket.
To make this a bit stiffer, the manufacturer recommends ironing the inside. Also, if you ever spill food or drink it’s really easy to clean with a damp sponge or cloth.
Even though this is a little pricey, it still quite versatile and practical.
Colours Available: canvas colour only
Dimensions: Two size options Small H32cm x W33cm - Large H50cm x W55cm
Omy Color Your Toy Storage Bag
Unlimited fun with these Play & Go storage bags designed by Omy is double printed and can be colored with the 3 included felt pens. You can wash the bag and start again with coloring! Awarded as best travel product by the Junior design awards. Tap into the art of coloring with this joyful, bright toy storage bag brimmed with a dash of fun. Take out all your crayons and markers, and go crazy coloring in these fun designs. Be creative and make a beautiful bag that your toys will love. It’s all yours so put your artist hat on! Wash it, and start coloring again… It’s fun!
We really love this anything that is multi-purpose and this toy storage bag is ideal. The great thing is, you can spread the toys out and let the kids play, then when they have finished simply gather the drawstring and hang on the back of a cupboard door when not in use.
How cool is that?
Colours Available: black and white colour only
Dimensions: Diameter 140cm
2 x Toy Storage Globes
Now, this has got to be our favourite storage solutions ever! Sold as a set of two, these crystal clear spheres are easy to mount anywhere you like (above a child’s desk would be our recommendation).
So what sort of things can you place in these globes. There are many different items that you can store like colouring pencils, lego, crayons and small toys (like cars etc).
Dimensions: H30.1, W32.7 cm
Children's Roll-Out Storage Unit - 6 Cube
If you are looking practical movable storage then this roll-out storage unit is ideal. With nidirectional castors for easy manoeuvrability and quick and easy changes to their space, you’ll be hard pressed not to find a place for this in your home. With six cubby hole type units, it’s ideal for storing books, comic books and toys. What we love about this is the fact that it is easily customisable. Paint them different colours and even add stickers for effect.
Colours Available: black and white colour only
Dimensions: H72 x W109 x D40cm