15 Bright Ideas for a Cleaner, Prettier, and More Organized Kitchen

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Is there anyone out there who doesn’t want his or her kitchen to be cleaner and more organized? (If there is, then you are my hero.) But for the rest of us, we’re always on the lookout for smart storage ideas and tips to help us make our kitchens the best they can be. Here’s a look back at some of the great ideas we came across this year, from using an upcycled magazine file to store foil and plastic wrap, to labeling jars with washi tape — and so much more!

Plus, 6 bonus cleaning + organizing roundup posts!

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Welcome to The Kitchn’s Best of 2013 roundup!

From December 21 through January 3 we are rounding up our favorite (and your favorite) posts from the past year. We’ll also share guest posts, special holiday features, and a sparkling Winter Glam Cocktail Party, the final installment in our 2013 Gatherings from The Kitchn. Happy Holidays!