‘Out of sight – out of mind’ is a great mantra when it comes to storing stuff you don’t need everyday. And the space beneath your bed is ideal for large, bulky items which take up too much space elsewhere.
These storage bags, baskets and containers will all fit with ease under most styles of bed. They provide a cheap, accessible and (in some cases) stylish bedroom storage solution.
Woven Seagrass Under Bed Storage Box – a cotton fabric lined wicker basket with a lid and leather handle. Comes with castors for easy access. W76 × D40 × H18 cm. £23.95 from hartleysdirect.com
Periea Underbed Shoe Storage Organiser – fabric containers come in a variety of styles and colours, this version by Periea is one of the most popular. Available in 3 colours it has six compartments with rigid sides clear panels in the top cover. W60 x D56 x H14 cm. £7.99 from amazon.co.uk
Ideal Underbed Shoe Organiser – a grey fabric shoe organiser with 12 pockets and a transparent cover. The grab handle at the end makes it easy to pull from under the bed when needed. W76 × D60 × H15 cm. £14.99 from very.co.uk
Single Zipped Storage Chest – for storing bedding and winter clothing these study fabric containers are ideal. This version will store a duvet and up to 4 pillows. W96 x D48 x H18 cm. £11.95 from amazon.co.uk
Neusu 80 Litre Heavy Duty Underbed Storage Bag – these premium bags are constructed from 600D grade fabric with a quality zip fastener. Not the cheapest option but will last a good few years. W46 x L109 x H15 cm. £19.99 from amazon.co.uk
John Lewis Transparent Underbed Bags – these see-through bags have a couple of obvious benefits. For one, you can see what’s in them, which is a big advantage if you have two or three under your bed. They are also pretty cheap, by comparison. You do have to be careful though as some of them are pretty awful quality wise. These are fairly decent quality though and are not bad value at £10.75 for 2 at johnlewis.com
Woodluv Seagrass Under Bed Storage Box – fine woven seagrass basket with a hinged lid and cut-out style handles. W42 × D72 × H20 cm. £19.99 from amazon.co.uk
Hartleys Woven Seagrass Under Bed Storage Box – an alternative style with a coarser weave of seagrass with a hinged lid, cotton ling and cators in the base. W40 × D76 × H24 cm. £27.99 from amazon.co.uk
Water Hyacinth Underbed Basket – although more expensive woven baskets look great and should last for years. This lidded woven hyacinth basket has a white canvas liner. W75 x D45 x H18 cm. £60 from johnlewis.com
Orthex Smartstore Underbed Storage Box – a translucent plastic box with a hinged lid and integral grab handles. W51 × D76 × H18 cm. £22 from johnlewis.com
55ltr Plastic Storage Box – sold in pairs with a hinged, lockable lid. Features wheels in the base for easy access. £24.69 from amazon.co.uk
Really Useful Box 50 Litre Under Bed Storage – a heavy duty plastic storage box with a securely closing lid, ideal for heavy items. W44 × D71 × H23 cm. £14.99 from amazon.co.uk
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