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DIY Shadow Box Cell Charger Station. Use a shadow box with an open back, attaching a power strip to the back with hook ad loop tape. Slide a piece of foam core board cut to fit inside the box, mounted with decorative paper. Tuck the cell phone cords under the board or cut small notches along the base and voila!
Keep cords out of sight. Nothing will taint your beautiful workspace like a tangle of cords. To keep loose cords at bay, take this tip from Martha Stewart: Feed cords though a hole drilled in your desk, and mount a surge protector on the underside. Or, if you’d rather manage cords sans any permanent damage to your furniture, use Velcro strips or zip ties to secure them into an organized cluster.
Shoebox Cord Keeper: Recharge your portable electronics — cell phone, iPod, BlackBerry, PDA — without getting your wires crossed. By repurposing a low-tech shoebox, you can organize and safeguard your high-tech accessories. Read more: Craft Organizing Ideas - Creative Organization - Country Living
disguise lamp cords by threading through a series of Command hooks placed along the back of the table, and down the leg.
I like this kind of thinking! 'Never again forget your cell phone. Add a charging station to your entryway and it will be right there to grab as you walk out the door. A unit such as this one can charge several devices at once and also keeps cords neatly tucked away.' Thanks Beautiful Homes and Gardens!