Hide & Chic: West Elm Storage Solutions For Even The Tiniest Homes

If you've ever lived in one of the glorified closets that masquerade as apartments in New York, then you know that city living definitely favors the minimalist. The lady with a lot of stuff must find ways to store her swag...or risk being buried, Hoarders-style, in a sea of clutter. The horror!
That's why we love West Elm. The masters of modern decor offer tons of ingenious ways to cram a little extra storage into our cribs — consoles with hidden drawers, side tables that double as stools, stylish shelving galore — plus its trademark bold, clean-lined accessories to give your home some swanky midcentury flair.
Read on for our 12 favorite ways to spruce your pad — and save some precious square footage while you're at it.

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