One of Abell Organizing's Top 10 Tricks for Organizing Your Dorm Room is to use vertical space in your dorm with the help of our elfa Overdoor & Wall Racks! They can be used long after graduation, too!
What a totally cool idea to use river rocks as towel hooks. I have used robe hooks as towels holders, but these are so much cooler. Especially if you are using river stones anywhere in you bath, ie shower walls or floors. They'd also be nice outside by a pool, or new a hose for children during the summer when water ballon fights, err tosses are waiting.
10 Ways to Use Wasted Space on the Side of Your Cabinets
Heavy, clunky kitchen tools, like cutting boards and colanders, fit awkwardly into cabinets — so why not hang 'em on the outside instead? This way they'll be easy to grab and put away. See more at Far Above Rubies » - HouseBeautiful.com
bottom right hand side of picture - use bins in a kitchen with open shelving for potatoes, onions, squashes, etc... pretty neet idea to have them readily available but also out of the way and not taking up counter space, etc