Four wall-mounted drying racks in a mudroom create an instant indoor drying room; recreate the look with four wall-mounted racks from Ikea. For something similar, consider Ikea's wall-mounted Grundtal Drying Rack;
Creating cubbies for your junk means everything will look tidy even when items wind up out of place. Choose matching bins from an office supply store, or puzzle together bottoms of cereal or pasta boxes to DIY a customized system.
I LOVE this idea for outdoor toys. I want to try it with some other toys too. Garage organization for outdoor toys. Portable bins can be taken down to play and returned when finished. Step stool for kids to reach higher bins.