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Closet Design with Denise Butchko – Shoe Storage – What's Your Pick?

Cubbies Aren’t Just a Chicago Baseball Team – Or Are They? So what do baseball and Chicago have to do with design?  Well, with baseball, I’m not sure yet. But in reference to design, the answer is a lot. There’s ton of great design and architecture in the windy city and fair amount has been driven …

Design a Closet – The Carrie Bradshaw Closet That's Not in NYC

Design a Closet – The Carrie Bradshaw Closet That's Not in NYC

Denise Butchko shows us that Custom Closets and Walk In closets don’t have to be big to be effective. Well designed closets incorporate the needs and lifestyle of the owner with the space and materials. If you’d like to learn more about how to design awesome closet spaces – visit her website at https://www.butchkoandcompany.com

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Deep or Shallow?

By: Denise Butchko We’re not talking about personality here – we’re talking about the shelves in your closets and storage spaces. 🙂 When people show me closet spaces – they often feel compelled to “use every inch”. So whether the closet is 24” deep (standard depth for a reach-in closet) or 38” deep (space left …

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Shoe Storage As Command Central

By: Denise Butchko Shoe storage – and the location of shoe storage – is always at the top of a clients’ list when it comes to designing their closet space.   So here’s what I recommend after figuring out where to store over 5000 pair of shoes (it’s really closer to a million, but who’s …

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Just Say “NO” To Shelves Below

by Denise Butchko The closet consultation conversation often begins with the client saying: “And I’d like some shelves for shoes on the bottom”. If you’ve designed a dozen or more closets – you’ve heard this request from a client. Just because you were raised with storing your shoes on the floor underneath the single hanging rod that …