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Family command centers, get organized

Posted by  ·  August 17, 2012  ·  Last Updated: August 17, 2012

With schools starting I’ve got organization on my mind! Whether you have a bunch of kids to organize or just yourself- having a command center can make all the difference. Here are five fabulous ideas!

This system is functional and looks great. Love the style mixed with function.

This command center has a chalk board which is useful for changes. I love the bags too!

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One of the biggest challenges in my home is papers. Mail, school papers you name it-they need a home. This command center solves this problem!

Pinched for space? This idea is for you. It doesn’t take a lot of room for this three shelf organizer and it has a space for everything.

Here is a great tutorial to make a fabulous command center in any hall way.

Do you have a fabulous command center share it, tell me what works for you!

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  1. Olka
    Monday, November 5th, 2012
    Hi! Do you know where I could buy one organizer? (photo 3)
  2. Debra
    Wednesday, September 5th, 2012
    very beautifully organized
  3. Mary
    Friday, August 17th, 2012
    Truly inspiring! I'm still trying to get here!!! Gr8 ideas!!!
  4. Dana Mohr
    Friday, August 17th, 2012
    I really want the inbox style one for papers. Any idea on where to get those inbox style files?
  5. Friday, August 17th, 2012
    Love your command center. Here's mine. I was very limited on space and my daughter isn't in school so we're not dealing with all those papers yet. But can forsee a paper storage added to mine.
    http://kaminskiscreations.blogspot.com/2012/06/command-center.html
  6. Friday, August 17th, 2012
    LOVE the idea of a command center. We made one for us as a family a little while back and I recently created one for the kids as well now that they are in school. Check them out if you get a chance. I'd love any feedback you could give! Have a happy Friday!!

    Susan

    Family command center:
    http://www.achievingcreativeorder.blogspot.com/2012/07/kitchen-command-center.html

    Kids' Command Center
    http://achievingcreativeorder.blogspot.com/2012/08/displaying-kids-art-and-promoting.html
  7. Friday, August 17th, 2012
    These picture are awesome. I love the idea of a command center. I'm so inspired to get one started.
    Thankss
  8. Friday, August 17th, 2012
    Thank you so much for the inspiration (or swift kick I needed!) to get going on mine. We have a long hallway perfect for this, and a mess of letters, keys, and stuff. Have a wonderful weekend ;)

    xoxo, Tanya