1. IKEA's Grundtal Series, particularly the rail ($9.99) and the wall shelf ($14.99): this system from IKEA clearly takes the cake when it comes to budget-friendly kitchen wall organization. We've seen the Grundtal system show up everywhere, in both traditional and ultra-modern kitchens. Yiming's kitchen, shown above, is one of our favorite examples.
Read More About Grundtal: • Classic Storage: GRUNDTAL Stainless Steel Kitchen Wall Shelf from IKEA • 10 Examples of IKEA Shelving in the Kitchen • Jose's Sheer Smallness (another example of the Grundtal rail system in action!)2. Under-Shelf Hooks, $4.46/packet from Home Depot: small cooking tools, including mixer attachments and measuring spoons and cups, can be a pain to store in a small kitchen. Make the most of your under-shelf space with a few hooks.
Read More About Under-Shelf Hooks: • Clever Storage: Undershelf Hooks for KitchenAid Attachments and More • A Pretty Storage Idea: Hang Mugs and Tea Cups on Hooks3. Pegboard, $35-$45 from Wall Control: pegboards (first made famous by none other than Julia Child) can hold and organize everything from pots and pans to dishes, tools, even your iPad. They come in a variety of colors, or you can go cheap and spray paint one yourself.
Read More about Pegboards: • 5 Tips for Hanging a Kitchen Pegboard • Pegboards in the Kitchen • A Light-Filled Brooklyn Kitchen, Perfect for Food Photo Shoots! • Project Runway Star's Excellent Tiny Kitchen4. Magnetic Knife Strip, $28 from Amazon: Magnetic knife strips are a great way to keep your knives within easy reach and out of your drawers. Plus, we like the look!
Read More about Knife Strips: • Reader Gallery: Knife Storage Solutions • Knife Storage: 5 Ways to Store Your Knives Safely • Smart Storage: Hide the Knife Rack Under the Cabinet! • Handmade Storage: 5 Magnetic Knife Strips from Etsy5. Wall Mounted Kitchen Roll Organizer, $49 from Pottery Barn: this all-in-one organizer will keep paper towels, foil, and parchment paper off the counter and within easy reach.
More Wall Mounted Kitchen Ideas • How to Make a Wall-Mounted Magnetic Spice Rack • Looking for a Wall-Mounted Dish Rack • Hot or Not? Wall-Mounted Food DispensersWhat are your small kitchen space-saving essentials? Related: Best Sources for Small Kitchen Organization (Images: 1. Jim Franco; 2. Miss Treats via The Kitchn; 3. Adrienne Breaux; 4. Better Homes & Gardens; 5. Pottery Barn)