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    17 Super Simple Dorm Organization Tricks

    Going back to school might make your brain feel like a mess, but that doesn't mean your room should look like one.

    1. Use soda can tabs to hang more clothes in your closet.

    2. Store snacks in an over-the-door shoe organizer.

    3. Keep your cords tidy by attaching binder clips to your desk.

    4. Use bed risers that double as a power source.

    5. If you have a kitchen, use file dividers to store pans.

    6. Use small tension rods to the make the most of tiny, blank spaces.

    7. If you don't have room for a bedside table, use a mattress caddy.

    8. Line your standard plastic storage drawers with decorative paper.

    9. Use an over-the-door hamper on the back of your closet.

    10. Use ice cube trays to keep your jewelry organized.

    11. Keep your necklaces tangle-free by tacking them to a bulletin board.

    12. Invest in a laptop lock.

    13. Divide an underbed organizer.

    14. Turn a TV table into a foldable ironing table.

    15. Use removable plastic pods to keep your toiletries organized.

    16. Use a shower caddy to organize your school supplies and save desk space.

    17. Organize your desk drawers with these dividers made from old cereal boxes.