craft organization

Flashback: Sturdy Milk Crate Storage

Flashback: Sturdy Milk Crate Storage

My closet is a disaster. It’s the only closet in my house, and it has been over capacity since the day I moved in. There’s space to hang coats and dresses, but my shoes, hats, scarves and belts were ending up trampled on the floor. I was dreaming of an extravagant custom built shelving unit when a friend suggested quick and dirty cinder block shelves. I instantly thought of stacking milk crate shelves, but I realized I could maximize space if I hung them from the wall.

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Flashback: Make a Project Keeper

If, like me, you tend to accumulate projects-in-progress, you might want to stitch up a bunch of these easy oilcloth holders. They keep all the needed supplies together, neat and tidy, and they’re structured so little things can’t easily fall out. They store easily on a shelf or in a bin, and when you’re ready to craft, you can read the handy hanging tag to find project you want.

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Craft Tip: Organizing Embroidery Floss

Craft Tip: Organizing Embroidery Floss

Win the battle against the craft room floss knot monster once and for all! Transform that tangle into a usable collection of stitching supplies that’re always at the ready with this handy–and delightfully inexpensive–tip!

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How-To: Wall Art Washi Tape Storage

Turn an empty wall into an eye-catching combination of wall art and washi tape storage!

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How-To: Organize Sewing Patterns with Your Phone

Is your sewing pattern collection getting a little bit out of control? You might want to direct your attention over to The Coletterie, where you can check out Sarai’s phone-friendly system for cataloging, organizing, and digitally searching the huge pattern collection in her own studio!

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How Jenny Hart from Sublime Stitching Organizes Her Embroidery Floss

How Jenny Hart from Sublime Stitching Organizes Her Embroidery Floss

I’ll admit it: There are few things that I enjoy more than snooping around other people’s workspaces. You too? You’ll love this post from Sublime Stitching’s Jenny Hart about how she organizes her embroidery floss!

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