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Fabrics Storage, Storage Totes, Idea, Pattern, Sewing Rooms Storage, Fabrics Boxes, Sewing Storage, Storage Bins, Fabrics Baskets
sewing room storage: Think I am going to have to make a pattern for these myself....look out people!
best fabric baskets ever! Just layer squares, wrong sides together, with a layer of batting. sew around all edges, leaving an opening to turn the sandwich. Then stitch around the edge approximately 1/2 inch apart (I use the width of my presser foot). Stitch as little or as much as you want. can use decorative stitches as well. then pinch all four corners and sew across (you are boxing the corners) fold down the triangle and secure with a button if you like. I think you can search the internet for fabric boxes and find the pattern. it's sew easy! Have fun. Your squares can be any size, 10" 12" or larger. you can box up the corners however much you want. can even use a rectangle. play with it.
fabric storage bins
Make these from client's left over fabric. storage tote pattern
No pattern, super cute idea
Sewing Storage Tote Pattern
Tutorial: sewing kit
Sewing Kits, Gifts Ideas, For Kids, Needle Books, Cigars Boxes, Kids Sewing, Sewing Boxes, Pincushions, Christmas Gifts
28 DIY Kids Christmas Gifts - DIY kids sewing kit
Sewing Kit Gift Idea
Try with repurposed cigar box? Also, love the elasticized spool holder. Chez Beeper Bebe: Make This: Child's Sewing Kit Tutorial (with pincushion & needle book)
sewing kit for kids, pattern for sewing box
Christmas Gift for kids 28 DIY Kids Christmas Gifts - doll carrier (Emma) and sewing kit (kenz)
how make a school supply container from a milk jug
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How make a school supply container from a milk jug. Pencil holder.
Don't toss that milk jug! Turn it into a container for school supplies with these directions. #DIY #repurpose via http://www.allyou.com/m/budget-home/crafts/recycled-crafts/craft-contest_5
Milk jug crafts
Don't toss that milk jug! Turn it into a container for school supplies with these directions. 21 recycled craft ideas
Back to school crafts: How make a school supply container from a milk jug
instructions are a little wonky but it's still a good idea
19 Easy Crafts Made With Recycled Materials
old shower hooks! such a good idea!
Shower Curtain Rings, Ideas, Closet Rod, Shower Rings, Curtains Rods, Shower Curtains Rings, Tension Rods, Shower Curtains Hooks, Hanging Purses
Handbag Organization - - If you have purses stuffed into closets, tucked under the bed, and stashed in drawers, it's time to take inventory. Weed out worn or out-of-style pieces, keeping only those you love and will use. Then hang your purses in a prominent location so they're easy to spot and grab. Shower rings make it a snap to hold bags aloft on a closet rod. Upgrade this by using Roller Rings Shower Curtain Rings http://www.amazon.com/Roller-Curtain-Polished-Clipperton-RollerRings%C2%AE/dp/B00017UT6W/&keywords=shower+curtain+rings - for an easy effortless glide of your Purses.
I think this is a great idea even if you own your home and do not want to do a permanent change in a closet - I currently hang my bags on hangers in my office closet - need more room! I am going to try this and use the open shower curtain hooks. Rings would require to much work, I want to just lift the handbag off of the hook | if you're renting install a shower tension rod + shower curtain rings to hang purses instead of a permanent fixture
Hang purses in a prominent location so they are easy to spot. These purses hang from shower curtain rings (can also used S hooks) attached to a closet rod (or could be a curtain rod on a wall)- a space-smart way to display a lot of purses upright and clearly visible in a small space. If you don't use your handbags, pare down the collection to fit your space.
17 Ways to Make Organizing Fun!
Life hack: toilet paper tube to hold wrapping paper roll together
Wrapping paper storage with cardboard tube. Paper towel roll tube, toilet paper roll, DIY organization, cleaning, holiday ideas.
Toilet paper rolls to organise gift wrap paper 99 Life Hacks That Could Make Your Life Easier
cut open toilet paper rolls and use to secure wrapping paper tubes, UPDATE: tp rolls too flimsy, will try paper towel roll or gift wrap roll
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50 Life Hacks to Simplify your World
Rocks painted with magnetic paint.
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DIY: Paper clip magnets. Rocks painted with magnetic paint.
great gift idea -- Rocks painted with magnetic paint. Brilliant. The person at the office can stack the stones when nervous or thinking deeply...Zen and useful.
Magnetic Paint???? Rocks painted with magnetic paint. Brilliant. you can make these and they are fun gifts. The person at the office can stack the stones when nervous or thinking deeply...Zen and useful.
Rocks painted with magnetic paint. Brilliant. (desk accessories - rustic - unique, Zen quality to it) - could be a good gift idea
Storage | Glee: Search results for rocks
rubber bands on glass so kids won't slip!
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50 great uses for old things -- use rubber bands to give little fingers a better grip on a chilly or slippery glass. as someone with little hands, this may come in quite handy!
Rubber bands give little fingers a better grip on a chilly or slippery glass. May not be just for kids - with my hand "issues" I may need this idea at my age!
Rubber band as a drink gripper for kids ! Such a good idea for little ones that drop glasses !
Juice glass with rubber bands to give little hands a better grip on a chilly or slippery glass.
50 All-Time Favorite New Uses for Old Things
Surprising ways tape can tackle your sticky situations.
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Slippery Shoes? ~ Duct tape for non slip shoe sole.
New Uses for Tape
10 New Uses for Velcro
Organizations Toys, Hanging Art, Home Crafts, Hanging A Pictures, 10 Smart, Places, Seats Cushions, Wall Pictures, Help Hints
New uses for velcro: 1. Hang pieces of art or photos on a wall. Stick several strips of Velcro to the wall and to the back of a lightweight frame. 2. Prevent a jacket or a blouse from gaping open. Sew small pieces of Velcro between the buttons to create a smooth surface. 3. Keep a rug in place. Stick pieces of Velcro to the floor and to the bottom of the rug. 4. Stop seat cushions from sliding off kitchen chairs. Place strips of Velcro on the chair and on the cushion. 5. Organize toys. Affix a Velcro strip to the wall and Velcro pieces to stuffed animals to make cleanup fun for toddlers. 6. Keep track of the remote. Use Velcro to attach the remote to the side of the TV when it’s not in use. 7. Remove pills from sweaters. Use the hook side of Velcro to pull off pesky balls. 8. Restrain wayward cords. Keep them in one place with a strip of Velcro. 9. Keep a pen or paper handy. Place a small piece of Velcro next to a desk calendar and on a pen so you can jot down to-dos ASAP. In the car, stick a notepad to the dashboard or the door of the glove compartment and you’ll always have paper for a brilliant thought or a last-minute errand. 10. Picnic in peace. Keep a tablecloth from flying away by applying Velcro to the underside of the cloth and to the picnic table.
Learn how to use Velcro to hang wall pictures and discover five other new uses! Love the strip on the wall.
six new amazing uses for velcro in the home, crafts, diy, how to, Hang lightweight wall art with Velcro
Use velcro to hang a picture
10 Smart New uses for Velcro- hang art, keep a rug in place, remove pills from sweaters 7 other eye-opening uses for velcro.
101 New Uses for Everyday Things
The clothespin keeps the spoon from sliding into the pot
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The clothespin keeps the spoon from sliding into the pot good idea.
Quick and easy spoon rest - just use a clothespin to keep utensils from sliding around down into the pot great idea
The clothespin keeps the spoon from sliding into the pot :) Why didn't I think of that!!! + lots of kitchen tips tricks.
Seriously?? Genius life hack! The clothespin keeps the spoon from sliding into the pot!
Genius idea to keep a spoon from falling in the pot. would also work great with a candy thermometer!
SUNDAY BAKER: Kitchen Tips and Tricks The clothespin keeps the spoon from sliding into the pot :) Why didn't I think of that!!!
Spoon Catcher - Martha Stewart Food
Keep Your Garbage Bags on a Paper Towel Holder
Good Ideas, Paper Towels Rolls, Bags Holders, Garage Organizations, Trash Bags, Garage Ideas, Paper Towel Holders, Garbage Bags, Paper Towels Holders
Smart! Paper towel holder for trash bags on a roll for the garage. I would have to find a tough paper towel roll holder . . .
28 Brilliant Garage Organization Ideas ~ Use a paper towel holder for garbage bags! good idea
Smart! Paper towel holder for trash bags on a roll. Garage idea
#TheBlogCheerleader here: Have you seen this? Well let me give you a tip. This only works if you find a paper towel holder with a REALLY REALLY small center bar. They roll those garbage bags so tight that you'll never get a fat bar in there to hold these up with - it's not like they wrap the bags over cardboard roll right? Ok, just so you know. Good idea but not totally practical unless you plan for it. Repurpose a paper towel holder for trash bags #WEEKENDPepRally #DIY #LifeHacks
Use a paper towel holder as a garbage bag holder and keep the garage organized!
Keep Your Garbage Bags on a Paper Towel Holder | LifeTricks
vhs case = memory box
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recycled vhs case. Scrapbook VHS box from Sew Many Ways
recycled vhs case as memory box, cool idea
recycled vhs case with lovely cover that's not in the picture. Store those scrapbooking memories!
vinyl covered boxes
Great Belt Organizer using Clothespins - 150 Dollar Store Organizing Ideas and Projects for the Entire Home
Organizing Ideas, Projects, Dollar Stores, Organizations Ideas, Necklaces, Diy, Clothing Pin, Clothespins, Belts
Use clothespin to make a belt holder (or necklace holder!). A great DIY hack from an article called "150 Dollar Store Organizing Ideas and Projects for the Entire Home".
150 Dollar Store Organizing Ideas and Projects for the Entire Home - Page 7 of 150 - DIY & Crafts Place screen in a frame to hang wire earrings in. Clothes pins to clasp necklaces, post of clothes pin to hang bracelets, shallow jar to place post earrings in.
great for clearing table quickly and knowing where it is.
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Super cute seat sack for Kid's craft table
Seat sacks to organize your kids school items. Great idea so it's off my kitchen table
Seat sacks for kids. A DIY homework station!
Seat sacks: great for clearing table quickly
Seat Sacks. Great idea for kids!
DIY Seat Sack tutorial. Help keep the clutter off your college room's desk top. Would need to customize the ribbon length to wrap around your room's chair back. Could also customize further by adding additional pockets and boning to the top opening to stiffen it up.
Use tape to measure distance between the two holes, then put the tape on the wall.
Painters Tape, Hanging Pictures, Stupid Sometimes, Hole Distance, Measuring Hole, Screensaversfor Com, Pictures Frames, Blue Tape, Measuring Distance
Use blue tape for measuring hole distance, than put tape on wall to measure distance- PERFECT!!
Hanging pictures: Use blue tape for measuring hole distance, then put tape on wall. Brilliant!
Pinterest makes me feel so stupid sometimes.. Use tape to measure distance between the two holes, then put the tape on the wall. Makes hanging pictures a breeze.
Hang picture frames: use painter's tape for measuring hole distance, then put tape on wall. Brilliant.
Add Downy Unstoppables or Gain Fireworks to your wax burner
Gain Fireworks, Wax Burner, Downi Unstoppable, Front Doors, Houses Smell, Great Ideas, Fresh Laundry, Who Knew, Fresh Clean Home
Shut the Front Door!!! Downy Unstoppables or Gain Fireworks in wax burner to make home smell like fresh laundry!
Great idea! Gain Fireworks in wax burner! Makes your house smell like fresh laundry!
Fresh laundry smell all of the time!! Who knew that you could add Downy Unstoppables or Gain Fireworks to your wax burner. Much to my delight my house smelled wonderful! If you have a wax burner this post is for you!
Downey Unstoppables in my Wax Burner :: Who Knew???
Can tabs = hanger connectors. GENIUS!
Sodas Tabs, Pop Bottle, Small Closet, Poptab, Closet Spaces, Sodas Cans Tabs, Pop Tabs, Pop Cans, Clothing Hangers
Soda pop tabs to get more closet space or to hang matching outfits for kids, The bigger the poptab the sturdier it will be!
Idea Bottle: Pop bottle top -- Hangers? Simple way to organize and maximize space in my too small closet
Worth a try in small closets - Use soda pop tabs to double closet space.
CHAPAS!! Soda can tabs on clothes hangers - double your storage! Great for small closets!!
Use soda pop tabs to double closet space. I never have soda pop cans though...
Use soda tabs to double closet space. And pair outfits :D cool idea for ppl with small closets. in dorms. @Abby McKibben!
Idea Bottle: Pop bottle top -- Hangers?
Recycle a Mio bottle for salad dressing, soy sauce, and more. Peel off the label, pop off the top, wash, and fill. Great size to pop into your lunch box and it doesn't leak. -- BRILLIANT!
Ideas, Lunch Boxes, Salad Dressings, Salad Dresses, Lunches Boxes, Lifehacks, Soy Sauces, Mio Bottle, Life Hacks
GREAT IDEA!!! Recycle a Mio bottle by liniweenie: For salad dressing, soy sauce, and more. Peel off the label, pop off the top, wash, and fill. Great size to pop into your lunch box and it doesn't leak! #Upcycle
Recycle a Mio Bottle - #LifeHack, #Mio
Recycle Mio Bottle -- After cleaning use in lunch box for salad dressing, soy sauce and more! Dump A Day 40 Simple Life Hacks
paint swatches, glass, dry erase marker
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Simple Ideas That Are Borderline Crafty – 30 Pics. DIY dry erase paint chip calendar. Just take a selection of paint color samples, a frame w/glass and dry erase markers.
DIY Paint Sample Calendar...placed in a frame with glass and write on with dry erase marker. Great colorful idea!
Paint swatch calendar in a picture frame! write on with dry erase marker! Such a great idea! #diy #calendar
an old cd case to store/transport bagel sanwiches so they don't get squished/fall apart
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Awesome Idea! An old cd case to store/transport bagel sanwiches so they don't get squished/fall apart
an old cd case to store/transport bagel sanwiches so they don't get squished/fall apart. Too bad I don't make bagel sandwiches cause this is another good idea.
an old cd case to store bagel sanwiches so they don't get squished apart
What a cool idea! an old cd case to store/transport bagel sanwiches so they don't get squished/fall apart
50 good tips/tricks ~ A lemon works to remove tough food stains from a plastic or light-colored wood cutting board. Squeeze on the juice of one half, rub it in, and let sit for 20 minutes before rinsing.
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50 All-Time Favorite New Uses for Old Things A lemon works to remove tough food stains from a plastic or light-colored wood cutting board. Squeeze on the juice of one half, rub it in, and let sit for 20 minutes before rinsing.
Use a Lemon to Freshen a Cutting Board To remove tough food stains from light wood and plastic cutting boards, slice a lemon in half, squeeze onto the soiled surface, rub, and let sit for 20 minutes before rinsing. The best part? You'll have a house that smells like a lemon grove rather than chemicals. #DIYSerendipity #cleaning #tips Cleaning Tips and Tricks Life Hacks
CLEAN CUTTING BOARDS - To remove tough food stains from light wood and plastic cutting boards, slice a lemon in half, squeeze onto the soiled surface, rub, and let sit for 20 minutes before rinsing. The best part? You'll have a house that smells lemony fresh.
Clean your cutting board. Use lemons to remove stains from wood and plastic cutting boards. Squeeze, rub and let it sit for 20 minutes. Rinse. Now enjoy your house smelling like lemons.
50 All-Time Favorite New Uses for Old Things
Yarn Holder from wet wipes container...Real Simple's New Uses for Old Things
Yarns Holders, Organic Ideas, Crafts Room, Crochet, Babywipes, Yarns Storage, Baby Wipes Container, Stores Yarns, Knits
Store yarn in a baby wipe container.
Organize your craft room and recycle with this idea... I will thank my Grandson...
Baby Wipe Container as Yarn Holder. all for those knit & crochet. #newuses #yarn #knitting #crochet
Well, duh, what a good idea! Yarn storage in a baby wipe container.
Why didn't I think of this before?! Yarn in babywipe containers! realsimple.com
Frugal Organization Ideas.
Crafty New Uses for Old Things
33+ Helpful Moving Tips Everyone Should Know ~ Use toilet paper rolls to keep your necklaces from tangling!
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"Packing jewelry: put necklaces on an empty toilet paper roll so they don't get tangled up" - Clever idea! -
How To Pack Necklaces: When traveling or moving, jewelry has a tendency to get tangled, broken, or lost, but there are a few cheap and easy ways to prevent this from happening. Connect your necklaces through a toilet paper roll to prevent them from knotting. This is great for a short trip or packing up for a move. #moving #tips
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30 Insanely Helpful Moving Tips That Everyone Should Know- Avoid mixing things up and pack jewelry efficiently. You can prevent broken, tangled and lost jewelry by using a toilet paper roll as showcased above or by using egg cartons to store and protect small pieces like rings, bracelets and earrings.
33+ Helpful Moving Tips and Tricks That Everyone Should Know
Hair Straightener As A Fabric Iron
Idea, Old Things, Dresses Shirts, Collars, Buttons, Hair Straightening, Flats Irons, Straightening Irons, Irons Boards
Flat Iron as Touch-Up Iron No time to drag out your iron and ironing board? A straightening iron works perfectly between buttons where a regular iron doesn’t fit. And it smooths collar creases and minor wrinkles. So you can look perfectly pressed when you're pressed for time. Dorm living calls for creative repurposing. Get the most out of the things you already have, and a few ideas for items to, ahem, borrow next time you’re home.
50 All-Time Favorite New Uses for Old Things — flat iron ("That straightening iron works on more than rambunctious hair: Use it to press between buttons, where a regular iron won’t fit.") (Real Simple)
HAIR STRAIGHTENER: No time to drag out your iron and ironing board? A straightening iron works perfectly between buttons where a regular iron doesn’t fit. And it smooths collar creases and minor wrinkles.
Use a straightening iron to iron between buttons on a dress shirt (could work nicely with the collar too)!
60 New Uses For Everyday Items - Page 21 of 61 - Listotic
use an old shoe box, decorate, then use papertowel/toilet paper rolls to help keep things organized