Anyway.... When I pulled out my jumble of necklaces out of my dresser for accessorizing, it became pretty clear to me that I needed a new solution.
Fortunately I had this really cool hook purchased nearly 2 years ago to hang a robe or two in our closet. It was too cool to be covered by a robe but I had not found the right purpose or place for it since then. So, it sat on the floor of my closet where Handy Hubby and I kept stubbing our toes on it!
I finally found my solution. Now I had to find a location. I thought about hanging it on the door of the closet, on the bedroom wall, and in several other possible locations. In the end, I decided the wall just inside the closet was the best possible location.
I knew Handy Hubby wouldn't be super thrilled because this is technically his side of the closet... but oh well. I wanted easy access to my pretty stuff. Ten minutes later, the hooks were hanging beautifully with only one extra hole which is thankfully nicely covered!
The best part was hanging my pretty (mostly bargain) finds on the hooks. So easy to grab a necklace as I run out of the closet. I used the hooks but also the tips of the fleur-de-lis. Bonus!
Now I have so much more space in my regular jewelry storage. I can actually find things! How do you organize your long or chunky necklaces?