Organizing Your Spices: 20 Spice Storage Setups and Solutions

updated May 11, 2022
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Spices are stored in small jars and affixed with magnets to a strip on the underside of cabinets
(Image credit: Julia Brenner)

Many of us keep heaps of spices on hand in the kitchen, and that can create quite the storage conundrum. From wrangling dozens of little bulk-bin bags to rummaging around in the cupboard for the right jar, the whole process shouldn’t be so maddening.

We love seeing how other cooks store and organize their spices because we’re always on the lookout for that “why didn’t I think of that?” tip. These 20 setups and solutions might be just what you need to solve your own spice storage frustrations.

  • Spice Storage Before & After: A Spice Rack Backsplash
  • A Beautiful and Cheap Spice Storage Solution
  • Sue’s Maximized Spice Storage

  • Spice Storage Before & After: A Tiny Corner Cabinet Gets Organized
  • Silver Casserole Servers Turned Spice Storage
  • Turn Tic Tac Containers Into Spice Storage
  • Slim Modern Spice Rack Inside a Cabinet Door

  • Spices Stored in Weck Jars
  • Small Space Solution: Magnetic Spice Jars

  • Budget Spice Organization with IKEA’s DROPPAR Jars and RIBBA Shelf

  • Small Spaces, Small Solutions: My Favorite Magnetic Spice Jars
  • DIY Project: Easy to Label Spice Jars

  • Originally published 5.21.2014