Craft supplies and storage ideas

Here are some craft supplies and storage ideas ideas to help you with organizing and storing your craft supplies.

Everything storage

The space under your bed or in a kitchen cabinet could be put to good use if you installed more shelving.

Thrift and flea market finds

Vintage and flea market finds make great vessels for craft room storage. It’s a great idea to turn your desk into a craft storage unit for your paints, paper and other craft tools.The convenience of this set-up is that it folds up to a compact workspace when not in use.

Clear storage

People often think of canning jars for storing jams and jellies, but they have a lot more potential too. Glass or plastic containers are great for storing small items like buttons, strings and other miscellaneous bits and pieces. It’s a good idea to keep an eye on what you have and place items that are low in stock out where they’re easy to see.

Reversed storage

Store paint bottles upside-down in a craft storage bin. With gravity doing its job, you won’t have to scrape the bottom of the jar to get the last drop of paint left. And not only does this make it easier to see what color is next in line, but it also makes it easier to get the last drop of paint out., but also lets you see when one color is running low.

Storage for closets

Maximize your arts and crafts storage space by mounting a set of wood peg racks at an upward angle. Use it to store spools of thread and ribbons, as well as other things.

Arts and crafts storage spots for kids

Keep kids’ craft items within easy reach by hanging them on a cabinet or in a shelf. Attach a paper towel holder under the shelf for extra convenience, and fill it with paper-towel rolls or ribbons that the little ones can pull off easily.Clip a couple of clothespins to the strip of paper near the edge to prevent it from curling

Dividers for drawers

Utilize desk drawer space to keep supplies handy below your workspace. Combine drawer dividers and small containers to organize essentials within arm’s reach. Line craft supplies up in flat layers (no stacking) so that it is quick and easy to find what you need.

Embellishment containers or drawers

Use milk glass dishes or shallow bowls to stash sewing supplies in craft storage drawers. You can often pick them up for less than a dollar each at flea markets and garage sales. Add personality to the drawer by using pieces of milky glass.

A handy way to store small items like pins and screws is to use a pillbox. The individual sections allow you to separate similar items, while adding labels will help you remember which section is for what!

Moveable arts and crafts

Making a DIY project storage cart out of an old end table, can be a great way to use up some space in your garage and turn it into useful, clutter-free storage.Put supplies like papers, stickers, and scrapbook pages below and tools markers up top so you always have what you need on hand to get started.If you want to enjoy the freedom of mobility, these mobile craft carts on wheels are a great solution. They can be used as a means of product transportation for mobile vendors and they can also be used to serve clients and customers in outdoor environments. They can be shifted to wherever you want and will make life much easier for both your customers and employees alike.

Household Items

You can store your crafts with the help of common items at home, like kitchen tools. Put scissors, pencils and crayons inside a glass container that’s easy to get to. To add an extra touch of beauty to this display, you can also place a bouquet of flowers inside one of the containers.

Use recycled cans and jars

Turn your empty coffee and drink cans into good quality materials for your home and garden Wrap them up in pretty paper – instead of throwing them away! “Coin purses” are great for storing small items like pencils, buttons, pins and needles. And you can organize them into categories with stickers to save time finding what you’re looking for.

Customize a Hutch

Embrace the Command hooks to outfit a small cabinet for an organized craft storage unit. Add shelves to the Cabinet and employ baskets or flat boxes for filing and storage.

Rack storage for spices

See how you can transform or recycle a revolving spice rack into an organizing tower. Inside the small jars, it’s easy to stay organized while the clear glass makes everything accessible.

plastic sleeve storage

We’ve received a lot of requests for extra space in filing cabinets, so we suggest upgrading to our plastic sleeves.These sleeves can also be used to organize craft supplies. Place die cuts, stencils, sheets of stickers, etc., inside and store your sleeves in binder boxes (or cardboard boxes).

Hanging storage

Keep gift wrap and crafts supplies organized with a wire shower caddy. Hanging a hook for supplies is a helpful storage solution when you have limited space. Consider saving the other side of the wall for crafts and art projects.. Suspend your tools from hooks on the ceiling or entryway by organising them with colorful ribbons.

Card Boxes

To keep small stickers & die cuts in order, store them in a recipe box with tabbed dividers that are labeled by theme. The size of the box makes it easy to take with you and have all your supplies on hand.

Serving Plates

Party platters and serving sets are a clever way to organize craft supplies, as you can sort supplies by category; for example, in compartments or cups. Choose one with a rotating central column so it’s easy to grab what you need from any angle.

Hanging Organizers

A shoe organizer has so many more uses than what meets the eye. Get one that comes with an adjustable bar, and use it to hang art supplies on while you’re working on your latest masterpiece.

Storage for craft supplies

Use baskets to organize your big craft supplies like yarn, cutting machines and rolls of paper or fabric. A basket with handles is perfect for carrying it around and putting it away when you are done. Pretty enough to display, they’re great for organizing your crafts too!

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