15 Ways a French Market Basket Can Help You Stay Organized

I'm taking an online seminar called "Organizing 101" online right now, and it has me approaching containers in a whole new way. I've found my favorites are galvanized paint pails in various sizes and BASKETS BASKETS BASKETS! There are so many gorgeous examples of baskets in all sorts of shapes, sizes, colors, ages, weaves, materials, etc.

It's fun to search out interesting vintage baskets at the flea market, including funny old bicycle baskets and creels, and figure out good uses for them at home. They can hide a multitude of sins. For instance, right now I have a creel full of wires that don't seem to have any purpose. Once I graduate from class, hopefully I will stop hoarding and throw those out, but that's a whole other can of worms. For now, let's ogle some lovely baskets and how they are functioning:

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