The tightest storage options for your spices

Get your collection of spices—or perfumes or essential oils—in order.

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Espresso cups are not an efficient way to store spices.Andra Ion via Unsplash

An orderly spice rack makes your kitchen instantly feel more like a place in which Diane Keaton would cook. A simple organizing helper could be the difference between chaos (and going out to buy cinnamon yet again) and the confidence to take over Martha Stewart’s media empire.

Versatile spice racks can also moonlight as perfume displays, essential oil organizers, and exhibit spaces for your collectible figurines. A few of oru favorite options, below.

DecoBros 3 Tier Expandable Cabinet Spice Rack

DecoBros 3 Tier Expandable Cabinet Spice Rack

Expands to fit your space.Amazon

These adaptable chrome step shelves are expandable (from 12.5 inches to 25 inches in width) and come in three levels. They offer enough support for spice jars and heavier cans. They don’t look too shabby, either.

Copco Non-Skid 3-Tier Spice Organizer

Copco Non-Skid 3-Tier Spice Organizer

An easy-to-clean set of steps to display all your spices.Amazon

This spice rack may not look like much, but it’s got everything you need to create a beautifully organized spice cabinet (or a little countertop spice station). Three tiers lined with non-skid pads can hold about 24 average sized spice jars. They’re tiered heights that make it easy to spot labels, and each tier is wide enough to fit an occasional oversized container. You can, of course, adapt it to your needs and store anything else too — pantry staples, craft supplies, Funko Pops, whatever.

Seville Classics 3-Tier Bamboo Spice Rack

Seville Classics 3-Tier Bamboo Spice Rack

Bamboo organizers that fit the space you have.Amazon

Got a tiny kitchen, or just want a versatile rack that fits either a cabinet or inside a drawer? These bamboo organizers look great and expand from 8.75 inches to 15.5 inches wide. They work great for setting up a cocktail station or figurines, too. Meanwhile, the drawer version has slanted shelves that fit four spices per shelf, which is great for fitting into small spaces.

DecoBros 3 Tier Wall Mounted Spice Rack

DecoBros 3 Tier Wall Mounted Spice Rack

A classic wall mounted spice rack with ample storage space.Amazon

Mount one of these racks and never fumble for coriander again: this steel-wire rack has three tiers for holding spices, jelly jars, cans of tomatoes, or anything else. Use it to add extra storage to your bathroom, or create a makeshift, wall-mounted bedside table. It measures 11 x 3.5 x 17.5 inches.

AllSpice Wooden Spice Rack

AllSpice Wooden Spice Rack

All the room you'll need.Amazon

This cherry-stained wooden spice rack comes with 60 glass jars, 154 pre-printed waterproof labels, and both large and small shaker tops. It is 16.5 inches tall, so do some measuring before you buy.