How To Organise Your Underwear Drawer

Written by Willie MacDonald


Posted on September 07 2023

It's time to get your briefs in order and bring some organisation into your life. 

The team at Bawbags are here to guide you through the steps on underwear drawer organisation. With these simple yet effective tips, organising your underwear drawer can become a breeze.

Say goodbye to chaotic mornings and hello to an organised start to each day!

Optimise Space and Accessibility

To organise your underwear drawer, you'll need to make some space for your undies - stop shoving them in! 

You can do this by folding your pants neatly before placing them in the drawer. This allows you to see all of your options at a glance and keeps everything organised.

Another option is to roll your underwear, which can save even more space. Rolling works especially well for items like panties or boxers that don't have a lot of bulk.

And if you own some posh lingerie, it's essential to store them properly in order to maintain their shape and quality. Consider using fabric bags or dedicated compartments within your drawer specifically designed for delicate items.

Categorise for Quick Selection

Sort your undergarments into different categories so you can effortlessly find the perfect pair for any occasion. Start by colour-coding your underwear, whether it's using coloured bins or dividers within your drawer. This will help you quickly identify and grab the right pair without rummaging through a jumble of mixed colours.

Next, consider separating your underwear by fabric type. Grouping together cotton, silk, lace, or other materials will make it easier to locate the specific kind of undergarment you desire based on comfort or preference.

Sorting your underwear by occasion is another effective way to categorise them efficiently. For example, designate one section for everyday wear like basic briefs or comfortable boy shorts and another section for special occasions such as lacy lingerie or seamless thongs.

Lastly, store your undergarments based on their frequency of use. Place frequently worn items towards the front of the drawer for easy access while keeping less commonly used pieces towards the back or in separate storage containers. By organising in this manner, you can save time and energy when selecting what to wear each day.

Utilise Drawer Dividers and Organisers

Maximise the functionality of your drawer by incorporating drawer dividers and organisers, ensuring your undergarments are easily accessible and neatly arranged.

Colour coordination is key when organising your underwear drawer. Separate your underwear by colour, so you can easily find what you're looking for without rummaging through a jumbled mess. This makes selecting the right pair effortless and adds a visually pleasing touch to your drawer.

In addition to colour coordination, mastering folding techniques is essential for an organised underwear drawer. Fold each pair neatly before placing them in their designated compartments. This not only saves space but also prevents wrinkles and damage to delicate fabrics.

Proper storage methods should also be considered when organising your underwear drawer. Utilise dividers specifically designed for various types of undergarments such as bras, panties, socks, and undershirts. These dividers keep each category separate, making it easy to locate specific items quickly.

Choosing the right materials for your dividers and organisers is crucial in maintaining the integrity of your undergarments. Opt for soft fabric or plastic dividers that won't snag or tear delicate lace or silk pieces.

By incorporating drawer dividers and organisers into your underwear organisation routine, you'll have a streamlined system that allows for easy access to all of your undergarments while keeping them neatly arranged.

Rotate and Refresh Regularly

Make sure you regularly rotate and refresh your undergarments to keep your drawer feeling fresh and exciting. Consider colour coordination when organising your underwear drawer. Sorting them by colour can make finding the pair you're looking for easier and adds a visually pleasing element to your storage solution.

Another tip is to have seasonal underwear options. Just like clothing, underwear preferences may change with the seasons. Swap out warmer, thicker materials for lighter ones during the summer months and vice versa during the colder seasons. This ensures that you always have appropriate undergarments for any weather condition.

Lastly, remember that quality should be prioritised over quantity when it comes to underwear. Invest in quality underwear from Bawbags that will last longer and provide optimal comfort. Having a smaller collection of high-quality underwear will not only simplify organisation but also ensure that each piece feels great against your skin every time you wear them.

Incorporating these practices into your routine will help keep your underwear drawer neat, functional, and enjoyable to use on a daily basis. So take some time every few months to assess which pairs need refreshing or replacing, fold them neatly, coordinate colours, consider seasonal variations, and choose quality over quantity for a truly organised and satisfying underwear drawer experience!

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Looking For Underwear to Fill Your Drawer?

Now that you fully understand how to organise your underwear drawer, it’s time to stock up.

Here at Bawbags, we have a fantastic range of men’s underwear in many styles, from cotton boxer shorts to quick-drying Cool De Sacs. We also stock a wide selection of women’s underwear too. Alternatively, you can check out our handpicked options below;

Scottish 3-Pack Cotton Boxer Shorts - For those patriotic Scots men and women. Made from the finest quality cotton, they provide a luxuriously soft touch against your skin while ensuring long-lasting durability.

Cool De Sacs Fruit Bowl 3-Pack Technical Boxer Shorts - Get fruity with these loud and proud Cool De Sacs Fruit Bowl 3-pack underwear. They look fantastic and are more than ready to fit your vibe, whether you’re out and about or are having a lazy day!

We offer sizes from XXS to XXXXL in all our men’s underwear styles so you can find something that suits you.