Christmas Closet Cleanup

The Long family has an entire room devoted to Christmas supplies and decorations. But after years of accumulating ornaments, lights and garlands, their hideaway has turned into a holiday horror.

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Now, baskets at the boys' eye give them a specific area just for them. Mom and dad's stuff stays neatly tucked away, well out of the boys' reach.

Product from SonyStyle:

17" Sony A Series Notebook with fully loaded entertainment center

Products from Schulte:

wall installation and shelving

Products from Lillian Vernon:

holly china and glass packs, set of six, 582L00
family band instruments, set of eight, 028974
plush hydrant and seven toys, 032186
wooden ramp and four race cars playset, 520100
wooden Fiddlestix and bag, 028939
Holdall leather wallet, 032438

Product from NettoCollection:


Products from Soft Surroundings:

silk cashmere Kurta sweater in Turquoise, small (6-8), 15390
silk tee in Ivory, small (4-6), 10541

Products from Brookstone:

Talking Travel Photo Clock, 356600
ABC Sportsmaster, 462879

Products from Knock Knock:

Mistle Faux, 13199
holiday Ho, Ho, Ho banner, 40016
Best Wishes holiday cards, 27009
Best Wishes holiday cards, 27107
holiday survival kit, 15099

Products from Peking Handicraft:

hook rug, 34" x 37", 31.TPX13C47
52" round hook tree skirt, 31.TPX13.C52RD
stockings, 31.TPX13MC
4" x 4" coaster set, 31.TPX13C4

Products from Design Ideas:

Doodles MemoMinder line (for Christmas cards), 310334
Diana hurricane glasses in Green, 790417
3" x 4" pillar candles, Ivory, 912234
one large and two medium Ferdinand bowls (large), 509925 and 509915
4 x 6" pillar candles, Ivory, 912274
Persian silk runner, 6412417
Potion Purses, 899307
Bijou serving picks (set of 12), 642817
Comet tea light set, 875417
large Isabella tree, Green, 882457
Isabella bauble (large set of 4), 882417
two Isabella baubles (small set of 4) 882407

Products from Miles Kimball:

Christmas tissue wrap, 458836
tissue paper, 688994
advent wall calendar, 850446
assorted Christmas gift boxes, 595181
jumbo holiday boxes, 832261
Wrap Master, 426296
Tape Mate, 847434
small Wrap Clips, 445312
large Wrap Clips, 445320
pull bows, 640326
assorted Presto Loops (Christmas), 597740
bulk curling ribbon in colors 11, 25 and 20, Q472191
tree ribbon, 832568
ribbon caddy, 829929
gift bag, 689034
personalized wreath holder, P680819

Products from Stacks and Stacks:

light and garland holders, 98005
dividers for light and garland holder, 98011
umbrella stand, 109433
ornament storage boxes, 98000
hinged ornament boxes, 98007

Products from The Container Store:

wreath storage boxes, 62900
wreath storage bags, 10019341
Our shoeboxes, 10008759
Our men's shoeboxes, 10008760
Our sweater boxes, 10008761
Our accessory boxes, 10008758
shoe drawers, 4010
six-compartment box in clear, 312350
sweater drawers in clear, 4020
dividers for sweater drawer, 4030
small storage boxes in white, 10004551
medium storage boxes in white, 10004553
large storage boxes in white, 10004555
photo boxes in red, 10016882
photo boxes in white, 10026986
photo boxes in green, 10016889

Products from Resource International:

set of three bowls in Tannery Olive Green, 6011
box three set Tannery Olive Green, 6014
desktop file in Red Spice, 8070721
Snap up Red Spice, 8700721
4" x 6" Snap up Red Spice, 8640721

Products from Willow Specialties:

overwraps, 1P4100.GRB, 1P4100.PDR, 1P4100.CS
Candy Stripe boxes with lids, 81040CS and 81039S
Candy Stripe box with lid, set of three, 83020CS
Candy Stripe Wine Boxes, 83017S

Products from Avery Imports (c/o Willow Specialties):

Ob split wood DH, 32798GRN
set of three unpeeled Willow wall sconces, 8764
raffia in styles 1RAF, BUR, 1RAF.OG and 1RAF.SS

Products from Russell & Hazel:

25-tab dividers, 30103
gift set in Lime, 50455
Paper Pockets, 30301
large Vinyl Stash Sacks, 30501
small Vinyl Stash Sacks, 30503
label set, 31002
sheet protectors, 33003

Products from Hickory Farms:

Holiday Splendor basket, 236
assorted chocolates, 11030
snowman torte, 3436
beef and cheese gift box, 26
chocolate-covered pretzels, 8557
Easy Entertainer gift box, 11732
holiday petit fours, 907
crocks of cheese with spreaders, 7608
Italian ice cream truffles, 64505
beef sirloin wraps, 64661
Neptune and Harvest assortment, 64663
Party Board, 225
Santa's Favorites, 050044

Sherwin-Williams paint colors used:

two gallons, Pressed Leaves , satin finish, 8214
Extra White semigloss, 7006
Extra White flat, 7006

Products from Christmas Tree For Me:

24" deluxe Douglas wreath, 16224
9" Douglas garland, 16230
tiered candle with brass base, 16658

Products from Plum Party:

set of six Jingle Jingle party invitations, 15708
set of eight Gold Star plastic cups, sets of eight, 18551
Candy Coal, 16696
holiday polka dot luncheon napkins, 15613
holiday polka dot cocktail napkins, 15577
set of eight gold dinner plates, 16289
set of eight gold appetizer plates, 16288
Jolly ornaments, 15181
Christmas crackers