The Zippered Bed-Linen Bag
You know those thick plastic bags, slightly boxy in shape with zippered closures? The ones bed sheets and comforters come in. Yeah, well I’m a big fan of them. They are, in fact, the one type of container/bag/box to which my usual ruthlessness doesn’t extend (more on guidelines regarding those regulated supplies here). Whereas I wouldn’t even begin to entertain your argument on why you needed to keep those sixteen Neiman Marcus bags, I would actively encourage you to hold onto these guys.
Maybe they’re not even plastic; they might perhaps be vinyl, but whatever their combined material percentage, they feel durable enough to store most anything, even heavier objects. They’re no where near rigid, however, and can be folded up to teacup size when not in use. And the zip closure is naturally a win over a XL ziploc bag’s. Just look at the bevy of items a bag of this sort might be used to store:
What say you? Any other fans out there?Image credits: Storables, Real Simple, BHG, Scrap Humboldt, Raising Lemons, Repurposeful, The Crazy Simple Life, Curbly, Apartment Therapy
Annie Traurig was born with the ability to see order through clutter. As a child, she spent playdates organizing friends’ closets and packing their duffle bags for summer camp.
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