IKEA hack: Trones storage drawers! Instead of storing shoes, store spoons, measuring cups, etc. wellroundedmom.com
HEMNES Shoe cabinet with 2 compartments, black-brown
HEMNES Shoe cabinet with 2 compartments - black-brown, 35x50 " - IKEA And this is what I'm using instead of a traditional chest of drawers or dresser. Has a much smaller footprint in my tiny bedroom, but holds all the essentials.