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By brand! πŸ™‚
China Glaze soon will take over an entire drawer and Zoya has to move in an other drawer of my IKEA Helmer drawer unit. I guess it will share one with OPI, Nubar and Essie. πŸ˜€

I put them in order of color and brand. Its all overly uptight and OCC, but if its in a drawer, its never used. I use the shelf things for herbs. I need something larger. I have TONS of polish.

in a four-drawer organizer, separated into these categories:

1. nudes, neutrals, glitters
2. brights
3. darks
4. MAC, chanel, dior

I organise my stash by brand. Each mini collection gets its own storage box and I put the polishes in there by shade.

Ive heard youre supposed to store them upright…so I guess Im breaking the rules…but I store them in this cute little vintage-y box/mini trunk thing.

Mine is to throw everything into a shoebox and slide it under my couch, occasionally weeding out the old and drying up polishes. I know, Im entirely unhelpful. More colors than fit in a shoebox, though, and I feel like Im never going to make it through them before theyre old (and I dont want to waste the money) Perhaps I will try grouping all the like-colors together in there, though. I do have a couple that are too similar for comfort…

I organize by shade and every season I rotate which colors are pushed to the back. Right now all my pinks are in the back and all my dark colors are up front!

I usually dont organize mine because it lives in a shoebox, but when I do attempt organization, I do it in colors and combos I use most often (e.g. navy blue lives next to green glitter!).

I recently got two stackable plastic drawers from Bed, Bath and Beyond that go in my linen closet. They fit (almost) my whole collection. The only downside is that I cant tell which bottle is which; I have to take out each one to find the color I want!
But, so far, so good. = )

PS: Your nail swatches are looking much better these days!

I organize by color. I have about 150 polishes that Ive split into 2 boxes, 1 with the greens/blues, blacks and holo/flakies and the other box has the reds, pinks and purples. Its still a work in progress (Im outgrowing the boxes), but it works for now.

I have a tall organize stacker thing with several drawers. My perfumes and polishes go in the very bottom. a few of the perfumes are separated in a small box that was cut at the top.

I have them in clear plastic shoe boxes standing upright. I would like to have nail polish racks though, but I dont have much wall space to put it up on.

My stash is not really organized. I just have a box of colours I am wearing for the season or colours I have been wearing or plan on wearing out. I have another box of retired polishes that I dont plan on wearing any time soon hidden away to be worn again when I feel like it.

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