11 Shower Storage Ideas to Save Your Soap From the Ledge

Updated 10/08/17
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Anyone with a small bathroom knows the frustrations that can arise in a tiny shower, including balancing pricey products on precariously small ledges, bumping into bottles at every turn, and finding enough space to hang your towel until you turn the faucet off. If any of the aforementioned annoyances resonate with you, you've come to the right place. As apartment dwellers, we know from experience how aggravating a bathroom with minimal storage space can be, so we've compiled some of our go-to organizational tools for saving luxe products from the ledge.

Ranging from a hanging shower caddy to a leaning ladder storage system, these 11 bathroom buys will help prevent your products from slipping off the bathtub edge ever again. Because when you're splurging on $45 soap, the stakes are surprisingly high. (No judgment here—we love Aesop's bath products too.) After scrolling through this article, consider your shower storage sorted. Ready to organize your shelves, put away your products, and hang up your towels? Ahead are 11 shower storage ideas so you can stow your stuff in style.

Urban Outfitters Minimal Copper Shower Caddy $30
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An upgraded take on your typical shower caddy, this copper version would look sleek in even the tiniest of spaces.

Dip-Dyed Stools
Serena & Lily Dip-Dyed Stools $58
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Tuck this stool in the corner of your shower if you're short of surface area for storing your shampoo, conditioner, soap, and other necessities.

Umbra Flex Shower Soap Dish $10
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For when your shower is so short on storage that you don't even have a built-in soap dish.

Reclaimed Oak Tub Caddy
Rejuvenation Reclaimed Oak Tub Caddy $165
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Ideal for a shower that also doubles as a bathtub, this caddy can act as a shelf when you're not relaxing in a hot tub of water with a good book.

Tooletries Mighty Toothbrush Holder $18
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This wall-mounted shower accessory has an ingenious slot designed to hold your razor, a little shelf for stowing jewelry, and a pocket just large enough for your toothbrush and toothpaste.

Bronte Bathroom Leaning Ladder Storage - Brown One Size at Urban Outfitters
Urban Outfitters Bronte Bathroom Leaning Ladder Storage $329
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While this leaning ladder isn't meant to go in your shower per say, it makes efficient use of the space above your toilet (for which it was designed).

Over-The Door Tiered Storage Rack - Rust One Size at Urban Outfitters
Urban Outfitters Over-the-Door Tiered Storage Rack $69
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The two-tier shelving unit makes use of one of the most overlooked spaces in any bathroom: the door.

Preston Flex Shower Caddy - White One Size at Urban Outfitters
Umbra Flex Shower Caddy $20
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This versatile caddy can be hung over your showerhead (as pictured) or hooked on your shower rod, depending on how you want to optimize your space.

Urban Outfitters Una Clear Toiletries Shelf $12
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Keep scrubs, lotions, and oils conveniently located within arm's reach with this acrylic toiletries shelf.

Umbra Flex Corner Shower Caddy $15
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Make the most of your shower's corners, and install a few of these shelves to stash your products in.

Urban Outfitters Una Clear Mini Toiletries Wall Pocket $8
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A small acrylic catch-all is just large enough for holding little odds and ends.

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