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11 Walk-In Closets to Die For

Who wouldn't want customized closet shelving, space for all of your shoes and boots, plus the added convenience of a walk-in closet washer and dryer? These walk-in closets are big, smart and gorgeous.

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A Custom Design

They sky is the limit when designing your dream walk-in closet. This custom-built closet features ample space for two people's wardrobes, plus a shoe rack, drawers, clothes rods, a walk in closet island and lots of light. And if you've got the time and skills, you can build your own low-cost custom closet organizer.
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His and Her ClosetPhoto: All About Space/Shutterstock

His and Her Closet

While this walk-in closet may not be as large as some, it makes the most of the space with well-appointed his and hers areas, including twin closet shelves.
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Natural Light Walk-in

Natural Light Walk-in Closet

This walk-in closet makes the most of natural light and appears bigger than it is thanks to the window and a well-placed mirror.
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Glass Cabinets

In addition to a floor-to-ceiling window this walk-in closet features glass cabinets to keep items organized and easy to find. If you have solid cabinet doors now, you can convert them to glass.
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Go Big

There's no shortage of space in this walk-in closet. It not only features a separate his and hers area, but a shoe rack, plenty of shortage shelves and enough room for an ironing board for last-minute shirt pressing.
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Modern Woodwork

With everything except for shoes hidden behind beautiful modern woodwork, this walk-in closet doesn't even look like a closet. An updated light fixture and natural light from the window help keep it well-lit.
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A Closet Island

Who says storage islands need to be confined to the kitchen? This walk-in closet island helps keep smaller items organized. Custom rollouts can add even more convenience to master closet island cabinets.
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Closet-Bathroom Combo

This walk-in closet bathroom combo makes showering and quickly getting dressed easy. And the closet features lots of shelves for items such as shoes, hats, folded sweaters and bags.
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In-Closet Laundry

Laundry chores are a lot easier in this home. The owners reworked their plumbing to add a stackable washer and dryer in their walk-in closet for convenience, along with a walk-in closet island for added convenience. Plus, check out this shoe collection!
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Teenager Closet Design

This custom-built closet is a teenager's dream (or nightmare). And there's plenty of storage space to hang clothes, plus lots of shelves for storage of things like books, sports gear and miscellany. But it is not guaranteed that a teenager will hang up their clothes and put items on shelves, however.
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Closet Pocket Doors

And this large closet makes the most of the space by utilizing pocket doors that reveal ample shelves and cabinets for storage.

Rachel Brougham
Rachel Brougham lived through a major home renovation in 2019, knows the ups and downs of home improvement, and loves sharing tips with readers. A veteran journalist of both print and television, she’s won several awards for her writing and has covered everything from the environment and education to health care, politics and food. She’s written for several publications beyond newspapers including Bob Vila, Taste of Home and Minnesota Parent, and she currently writes a weekly syndicated newspaper column. Her memoir, Widowland, about the sudden loss of her husband, was published in 2022. She specializes in everything from home decor and design to lawn and garden, product reviews and pet care. When she’s not writing, you can usually find her tending to her garden (both vegetables and native plants), playing with her dog, watching sports with her family or getting some exercise. A native of Michigan, she currently lives in Minneapolis. An avid user of Instagram, you can follow her @RachBrougham.