25 Functional and Attractive Shoe Storage Ideas

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January 05, 2024

Kicking off your shoes after a long day is a great feeling — unless you have no place to store them. Avoid the frustrating shoe pile on the floor with a handy shoe storage solution. If you're short on closet space, consider an over-the-door system to utilize every inch of storage possibilities. Messy mudroom? Opt for a shoe storage bench that offers storage as well as a place to sit and put your shoes on.

From boots to sandals storage, small cubbies to large cabinets, shop our top budget-friendly organizers that will keep your shoes beautifully and safely stored while sending clutter to the curb.

$24.99 $22.99

If you're wanting to display your shoe collection in a bedroom or living area, opt for a simple matte black rack that will seamlessly blend into your space. This freestanding, powder-coated organizer holds up to 20 pairs of shoes and quickly assembles together in a few minutes.

$84.94 $78.55

This stackable shoe organizer holds 12 pairs of shoes and is constructed from sturdy manufactured wood with a durable white paper laminate. You can store shoes, like loafers and low-heeled sandals, in pairs in the individual compartments. It also works nicely for smaller purses and evening bags.


Easily grab your favorite pair of shoes while heading out the door with this four-tiered shoe rack by Brightroom. Constructed of bamboo, three slatted rows accommodate up to nine pairs of shoes, while the rectangular top can hold up to an additional three pairs. Bonus: The top also doubles as a handy spot to place your bags, keys and more to ensure they never get lost.

$225.99 $203.99

This regal black-and-gold shoe cabinet combines storage with eye-catching style. The door on the right opens to reveal three storage shelves inside that can hold several pairs of shoes. The three deep drawers on the left flip open, adding extra storage space for another 20+ pairs.

Pottery Barn

For small spaces such as dorm rooms or small apartments, grab this compact rolling shoe rack to make accessing and storing shoes a breeze. The low profile of the steel organizer allows for it to be stored out of sight when not needed and will accommodate six pairs of shoes, heels or sandals.

$51.99 (Set of 8)

This set of eight stacking shoe bins keeps your shoe collection highly visible and much more accessible thanks to a magnetic-close, drop-front door. Use several on a shelf in the closet, or simply place one on the floor for instant organization.

$41.99 $30.99

This two-tier shoe shelf is everything it's stacked up to be. Not only is it made from gorgeous bamboo, but the open design allows for much-needed air circulation to prevent odors. The eco-friendly and durable rack holds up to eight pairs of shoes and complements any design style.

$22.99 (Set of 2)

The trick to an organized home is making the most of small unused spaces. Use this shoe organizer to store 12 pairs of shoes under your bed. It's the ideal solution for anyone with a shoe obsession or parents with too many kids' shoes flying around the house.


Each pocket of this see-through shoe bag accommodates a pair of women's flats or a single-heeled shoe. The top is reinforced with four grommets and hooks to prevent the sagging and tearing that's the demise of inferior shoe bags. The see-through design ensures you know exactly which shoe you're grabbing.


This easy-to-assemble shoe rack features a natural wood and metal construction, creating a timeless look that seamlessly pairs with the rest of your home. Each of the three tiers is made from two expandable bars, so you can adjust the size to suit your space.

The Container Store

Ideal for both closets and bedroom shelves, the Cambridge Drop-Front Shoe Box pampers your shoes and protects them against dust. Bonus: Even when you stack multiple boxes, it's super easy to access any pair thanks to the drop-front opening.

$108.99 $101.99

This shoe storage bench is perfect for entryways, bedrooms, mudrooms and even garages. The bench comes with a comfortable padded seat cushion and features 15 open-front cubbies for several pairs of everyday shoes, sandals, slippers and more.

$124.99 $99.99

Boasting three flip-open drawers as well as a storage shelf, this rustic-chic shoe cabinet will neatly organize 12-18 pairs of shoes, boots, heels and more. Adjustable feet and an included anti-tip kit ensure the cabinet won't wobble or tip, making it safe around running kiddos or clumsy pets.


Bring storage and style into your space with this expandable and adjustable shoe rack coated in a contemporary gold hue. The three-tier design accommodates up to 12 pairs of shoes and can be stacked with another rack to create a six-tier display if desired.


No mudroom or utility room? No problem. This solid wood shoe storage bench will turn that pile of shoes into an organization lover's dream. Two shelves provide plenty of room for both adult- and kid-sized shoes, while a smooth bench on top gives a place to sit and put them on before heading out the door.


Shut the door on clutter and disorder with an over-the-door shoe rack that transforms your space. This 12-tier metal rack holds up to 36 pairs of shoes and boasts a mesh-lined backing to prevent shoes from scuffing up your closet door.


This three-tier shoe rack is a compact storage shelf that's great for storing shoes and keeping boots organized. The black metal shelf provides functionality combined with modern looks and will fit pretty much anywhere in your home.

$119.99 $88.99

If you're on the hunt for a sleek, unsuspecting shoe storage option, this one marks all the boxes. When closed, this freestanding organizer looks like a stylish cabinet. When opened, three shelves provide ample storage for 12 pairs of shoes.

The Container Store

The remarkable simplicity of this shoe box design allows you to stack the boxes for efficiency, yet access your shoes with ease. Each box holds one pair of shoes to ensure each pair stays safely protected.


This 10-tier shoe rack can hold up to 30 pairs of your family's shoes without taking up much-needed garage or entryway space. The frame is constructed of durable metal and the versatile racks can accommodate most shoe types.

$33.99 (Set of 20)

When you have to maximize every precious inch in your closet, these shoe space savers can save the day. Sold as a package of 20, each holds one pair of shoes in the amount of space of just a single shoe — a great storage solution for dorm rooms or small closets.


Crafted from a mix of solid and manufactured wood, this storage design features two shelves down below for stashing your frequently-used shoes and more, while the bench itself offers a space for guests to take a seat.


Use the hanging space in your closet to store more than just clothes. With this 10-compartment hanging shoe organizer, you can organize footwear using just six inches of closet rod space. Convenient hooks at the top attach to any closet rod for instant organization.

The Container Store

These quilted boot shapers were designed by a professional organizer to prevent creases, wrinkles and folds in your favorite footwear — especially crucial for out-of-season storage. They also allow you to store boots upright, conserving closet space and making your boots easier to see.

The Container Store

This clever shoe file solves the age-old problem of compact footwear storage. It's space-efficient and allows you to quickly identify and access up to 18 pairs of shoes.

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