The Caterpiller Wall Rack comes in kid-friendly colors. Use hooks to store backpacks, baseball hats and other things used only occasionally.
Vessla storage crates on casters or any clear, stackable plastic bins are great for toys and clothing, says designer Katie Stassi. Kids can see inside, so they won't need to dump out several bins to find a favorite toy.
Designer Fawn Galli suggests wrapping a large square of corkboard with colorful fabric and mounting it on a wall. It can display a rotating selection of the child's artwork, birthday or holiday cards and party invites.