Immediately I’m rounding up all the greatest ornamental trays to your self-importance! I’m at all times on the hunt for higher methods to arrange, show and retailer my magnificence merchandise. I really like trays of all sizes and shapes as a result of it helps me preserve issues in place and makes issues look much less cluttered! So lots of you’ve gotten requested questions on the place I get all of my trays so at present’s publish is a complete roundup.
Lots of you’ve gotten additionally requested for an up to date make-up storage/group publish. You wish to understand how I retailer the whole lot from the very best acrylic organizers, bins, shelving, drawers and so forth. I haven’t executed one since we had been in San Diego in my Dwelling Loft Tour (three years in the past!). We’ve executed a whole lot of transferring round over the previous few years since we’ve moved to Florida. I really feel we have now been in an extended transition part as we took our time to discover the completely different areas of Tampa Bay. We’ve lastly discovered an space we actually love that appears like dwelling to us now. I might be placing collectively my full magnificence group setup in a separate publish. Immediately’s roundup focuses on all my self-importance trays.
Restoration Tub Tray
Measures 12″W x 7½”D x 1¼”H
I’ve liked and used my Restoration trays for years! It’s held up rather well over a few years and strikes and it’s such a traditional piece. The one you see in most of my photographs is their White Italian Carrara Marble Tub Tray and it’s a single stable piece of marble with the middle inside carved out. It appears to be like like the oblong ones I personal have been discontinued from their web site though a few of their different Tub Equipment are nonetheless out there. I’m looking for a top quality dupe however haven’t discovered one but.
Crate and Barrel French Kitchen Marble Rectangle Tray
Measures 14″W x eight.5″D x 1″H
I ordered this Crate and Barrel French Kitchen Marble Tray due to the rave critiques and the $39.95 value appeared like a steal! I feel for the value it’s an ideal purchase. Nevertheless it isn’t a single piece of stable marble. The bottom and 4 sides are bonded along with some form of clean white grout or epoxy which is seen the place the items are linked. The minimize isn’t 100% actual so a number of the corners have extra white grout/glue displaying in between the nook strains than others. It’s not a deal breaker and total it’s nicely made. Additionally this isn’t completely noticeable after you have product (or meals) set on it. Simply wished to notice that it’s not a single stable piece in case you’re explicit (or choosy like me, lol)!
Aspect by aspect of the Crate and Barrel (bigger on the left) tray subsequent to the Restoration Tray (smaller on the best). If you happen to look carefully on the picture, you possibly can see the white grout displaying within the corners on the highest proper and backside proper corners of the Crate and Barrel Tray – I do assume every bit might be completely different although. Yours may not present any!
Goop Marble Petite Spherical Tray
Small measures eight″ in diameter, 1.5 inches excessive
I really like the small however nonetheless sensible dimension of the Goop Marble Petite Spherical Tray ($50). I don’t assume it’s carrara marble because the veining and coloring isn’t fairly as good as different marble furnishings items I personal, however I feel it’s rather well made and I really like the dimensions. The Petite Dimension is at present in inventory ($50 for eight inches) and I simply ordered the Grand Dimension ($80 for 12 inches, at present on waitlist). They’ve restocked a number of occasions since I first ordered mine. Extra views of it and full breakdown of the make-up within the picture listed in my On a regular basis Make-up Favorites publish right here.
West Elm Marble Cheese Board Spherical
Measures 14 inches in diameter (from my Better of Cle de Peau)
I really like West Elm! I stalk their website on a weekly foundation. Their Marble and Brass Cheese Board Spherical ($49.50) is ideal for our kitchen to show just a few candles and room sprays. I additionally borrow it for a prop on a few of my magnificence shoots from my Better of Cle de Peau, Charlotte Tilbury assessment and Hair Care Favorites to call just a few. I actually ought to simply order a second one.
Marble and Brass Cheese Board – Rectangle
Measures 14″w x 10″d x 2″h
I additionally love the oblong Marble and Brass Cheese Board ($49.50). You’ve seen this in my toilet, on my self-importance, on my desk and so forth. It’s heavy and I really like the standard. There are another choices that I feel are tremendous cute together with the Cake Stand (may double as a stand for magnificence merchandise) or their Marble Brass Footed Board.
CB2 Measures 14″W x 6.25″D x 2″H
I’ve gone by way of a number of acrylic trays through the years. I had some bigger sq. choices from West Elm and CB2 that I liked however removed over some previous strikes. Acrylic tends to scratch as you progress product over the floor (even the sturdy sturdy choices). Over time they put on down. I do just like the CB2 Acrylic Tank Tray for my sun shades and in addition for my desk. Word that this fashion doesn’t have rubber toes (I added them by myself) so for those who don’t need it sliding round I’d advocate including them. They’re simple to search out at a variety of locations. I ordered some from Amazon and actually like them. The Container Retailer has some choices for acrylic trays that are first rate and purposeful, however in my expertise not the highest quality.
For these curious the sun shades from high to backside within the picture: Black spherical (Celine), Brown sq. (Tom Ford), Honey brown spherical (Ray-Ban), Beige spherical (Ray-Ban), Darkish brown spherical (Ray-Ban), Pink small (Chanel, previous fashion).
West Elm Mirrored Trays
Small Dimension Measures 15″ x 10″
I really like the look of mirrored trays, particularly with any brass or gold accents! Nevertheless they’re excessive upkeep as they scratch simpler than different surfaces and present each speck of mud or finger prints. Mirrored trays are simple to scrub, I simply discover I’ve to scrub and mud them ceaselessly. This Fishs Eddy Gilded Cafe Mirror Tray – Brass from West Elm has held up for a few years although. It’s the identical one I’ve had since I lived in San Diego. There are just a few scratches because it has been nicely liked. I’ve the small dimension however they’ve a bigger choice too.
Medium Proven measures 7.2″w x 10″d x 1.1″h
Most of my lacquered trays (gloss or matte end) have been from West Elm. I’ve liked and used them from years! I’ve purchased them lengthy earlier than I began running a blog. As we’ve moved round I’ve switched and rotated them with different kinds. This one is the Coloration Block within the Medium Dimension. I like that it’s on the compact aspect and straightforward to slot in small locations/cabinets. In addition they produce other colours and sizes which I’ve however haven’t put to make use of but. CB2 additionally makes good choices!
Marble Wine Coaster
Measures four.75 in diameter and 1.75 excessive
This Williams Sonoma Wine Coaster ($15.96 on sale) is the right dimension to carry a Byredo Candle or normal dimension Diptyque Candle. It’s additionally tall sufficient to retailer small issues like my Slip Silk Scrunchies or rubber bands. Lengthy matches from Tommy Bahama. Photophore from Diptyque (older fashion, however present variations right here). Wick Trimmer from Diptyque.
Small Marble Brass Inlay Tray
Measures 9″w x four.5″d x 1″h
If you would like an additional small tray to maintain issues tremendous tidy, I feel the Small Brass Inlay Marble Tray ($40) from West Elm is absolutely pretty. It’s fairly small and solely holds just a few issues nevertheless it nicely made, heavy and appears pretty on the evening stand, shelf or desk!
Trays added to my shelf:
A number of further tips about discovering the right tray(s) for you:
Some trays don’t include something on the bottom. You may wish to purchase a set of skinny small felt pads when you have a floor which may get simply scratched. Adhesive bumpers/rubber toes are additionally another choice if you’d like the tray to remain in place and stop them from sliding round. I ordered a bunch from Amazon (additionally for furnishings too). Yow will discover these simply at Goal or any dwelling enchancment retailer and so forth.
Search for merchandise that aren’t labeled “tray.” Another issues will pop up on search that may double as show trays. For instance on dwelling good websites like West Elm or Crate and Barrel (and so forth.) sort within the search bar phrases like dish, board, trivet, cake stand, coaster and so forth.
I are inclined to search for small to medium trays for magnificence product storage as bigger ones can get cluttered REALLY quick for me. If you happen to’re organized it shouldn’t be a problem or downside in any respect although! I even have a console and cabinets which might be on the slender aspect so discovering a smaller tray has been superb for me.
There are many different stunning tray supplies resembling shagreen textured trays or different coloured stones to choose from! I’ve so many on my wishlist/radar however to this point I’ve simply gravitated to ones I discover extra reasonably priced and small.
Websites like West Elm, CB2 and Crate and barrel usually have gross sales on their websites. Heaps are taking place this weekend for Memorial Day. Goal has some very nice reasonably priced dwelling decor choices however the seasonal launches are inclined to promote out shortly.
Magnificence group publish to comply with quickly however depart all of your questions within the feedback beneath so I can add them to my checklist for FAQs! I hope you discovered this roundup useful. I’m requested each day “the place did you get your marble tray?” – the reply is often that I’ve a number of! This publish has them multi function place so now for reference.
Different ornamental accents/equipment featured:
Do you’ve gotten any trays you like to your magnificence merchandise? Or do you are inclined to show them on a shelf, drawers or bins? I’d love to listen to the way you set up your magnificence stash!