7 Easy Ways To Get Organised For CNY

Learn to store, entertain and clean up like a pro

GURLI cushion cover and MALINDA chair cushion
03 Feb 2016

GURLI cushion cover and MALINDA chair cushion

Not so keen on gaudy CNY decorations? A stylish way to add some red to your home is via upholstery textiles. A touch of crimson on your cushions makes a chic festive accent that will also work with your décor all year round.

KOMPLEMENT multi-use hanger and pull-out multi-use hanger
03 Feb 2016

KOMPLEMENT multi-use hanger and pull-out multi-use hanger

Too many clothes but not ready to give them away? Hanging organisers can help sort out scarves, belts and clothes.

RÅSKOG trolley
03 Feb 2016

RÅSKOG trolley

A trolley can be used as a storage solution in almost any area of the home — food items in the kitchen, makeup in the bedroom, or even a makeshift shelf for all those CNY goodies. 

LJUST jars with lids
03 Feb 2016

LJUST jars with lids

Ditch those flimsy plastic containers — a sturdy set of jars in a vibrant red makes a much more presentable way of serving your guests those CNY treats. 

VARDO storage box
03 Feb 2016

VARDO storage box

There’s space in the home where you least expect it – under the bed. Large, flat boxes that can fit in there are ideal for stowing away things that you won’t frequently use. Also good as a temporary hiding place for stuff you might have neglected to clear during spring-cleaning.

SORTERA waste sorting bin with lids
03 Feb 2016

SORTERA waste sorting bin with lids

Do the Earth and yourself a favour — throw out the rubbish in an environmentally conscious way. Get yourself some stackable bins that come with labelling stickers, so you can easily separate the aluminium drink cans from plastic bottles and food wrappers.

FORTROLIG containers
03 Feb 2016

FORTROLIG containers

Store those leftovers from reunion dinner in airtight glass containers to ensure your food stays fresh for longer. Even better if they’re microwave- and oven-safe — re-heating will be much more convenient.

Festive spring-cleaning isn’t just about dumping out the junk — there’s also décor to see to and entertaining essentials to be sorted out. Ikea’s regional interior design leader, April Kwan, offers us some ideas and help.

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