My Upper East Side Closet

New York, NY
Turning my bedroom into an office + dressing room + walk in closet turned out to be one of the best decisions I’ve ever made.  I love having my clothes and shoes out in the open instead of jammed into our actual closet which is teeny tiny.  Tommy and I each have our own clothing rack…although sometimes I sneak overflowing clothes onto his (shh!)  I’m selling a few select pieces from my closet on Vaunte so be sure to shop the sale and check out all of the other amazing stuff they have – (their Missoni selection is too good.)
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22 Comments

  • honestly, b. says:

    Amazing! Love this. I have a garment rack in my bedroom, in addition to the closet, but wish I had an extra bedroom to do this!

    xo honestly, b.

    September 5, 2013 | Reply
  • Stephanie X says:

    It looks very pretty. But don't the clothes get dusty?
    xx Stephanie (www.stephaniesstyleblog.com)

    September 5, 2013 | Reply
    • Kat Tanita (With Love From Kat) replied:

      Surprisingly no but my shoes get a bit dusty on the ground so I am constantly swiffering haha ;)

      September 6, 2013 | Reply
  • Liz Davis says:

    This is a great idea. If I can see everything, it makes getting dressed so much easier and I tend not to overlook stuff as often. Plus having everything out in the open is the perfect incentive to keep it organized!

    September 5, 2013 | Reply
  • Chelsea I. says:

    I have turned my bedroom into my closet as well and LOVE it! So much easier to navigate around and more room for new purchases!

    Classy Chic & Chardonnay
    http://ceislin.com

    September 5, 2013 | Reply
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  • Kelly Keating says:

    Agreed! I have all my clothes out of the closet and on a rack we secured to the wall. Seeing everything I have makes it way easier to wear all my pieces more regularly. Plus it's really visually interesting in my opinion. Love this!

    September 5, 2013 | Reply
  • youngmildandfree says:

    I love this! Keeping your clothes out also forces you to stay organized, which is a nice perk. Thank you for sharing!

    xx
    youngmildandfree.wordpress.com

    September 5, 2013 | Reply
    • Kat Tanita (With Love From Kat) replied:

      Thanks! Exactly – I am always getting rid of things I haven't worn in a few months!!

      September 6, 2013 | Reply
  • Kristen says:

    Love this room! Such a fun space. Lucky lady!

    September 5, 2013 | Reply
  • pretty little things says:

    looks amazing so far — cant wait to see more pics! xo

    http://allthingsprettyandlittle.blogspot.com

    September 5, 2013 | Reply
  • Staci (LeatherandLeops) says:

    Love this setup, so clean and chic. I steal a part of my husband's closet too haha

    xx
    Staci

    September 5, 2013 | Reply
    • Kat Tanita (With Love From Kat) replied:

      Haha we deserve more closet space right?! x

      September 6, 2013 | Reply
  • deborah poh says:

    Absolutely gorgeous, I adore your apartment decor in general and your amazing closet in particular! Thanks for always being such a style inspiration :)

    xx Debbie

    http://www.whatdoffydoes.blogspot.com

    September 6, 2013 | Reply
    • Kat Tanita (With Love From Kat) replied:

      You are so sweet – thanks for reading!! xx

      September 6, 2013 | Reply
  • Melanie says:

    looks great!! love the wall!

    The Fashion Menue

    September 6, 2013 | Reply
  • Hilary Kenmare says:

    I love the open-rolling rack look!

    Hilary x thehealthycollective.com

    September 8, 2013 | Reply
  • trendyonabudget.com says:

    sigh. i need a closet like this!

    September 13, 2013 | Reply
  • Maya Boyd says:

    I LOVE your style and I LOVE how you incorporated the rolling rack into your room for actual storage, I used to have one too! Living in NYC, I have become a master at maximizing small spaces, so if you are in need of any inspiration, please check out my blog cosmopolitanclosets.blogspot.com :-)

    September 25, 2013 | Reply
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