Do you know what some of the greatest minds in history all had in common? A messy desk! Apparently the likes of Albert Einstein and Mark Twain worked at desks filled with clutter… and if you have anything in common with these fantastic thinkers, then you might be interested in what we’ve picked out below! If your craft table is overflowing clutter, and you can never find what you’re looking for, then it’s time to get organised! Check out our clever storage and organisation solutions below, and get your craft spick and span!
These fantastic storage boxes make an afternoon spent papercrafting even more delightful (if that were possible!) by ensuring all your papers are kept pristine, easy-to-access, and totally organised! Divide your paper and card by weight, finish, colour… the choice is yours with these fantastic paper trays. You can rest assured that once everything is in its place stacked neatly atop your desk or inside your craft cupboard, finding exactly what you need in an instant will be a breeze. Choose whichever colour suits your craft room!
Dies and stamps provide such a fantastic way to add eye-catching detail to your projects in an instant – gone are the days of painstakingly drawing out your designs, or super-fiddly cutting! However, these genius little crafting must-haves can be a real pain to store neatly. Enter these two handy inventions:
A4 Magnetic Storage Sheets make keeping all your dies in check EASY – you could organise them by theme, as coordinating sets, by size and shape… the options are endless! And not only will they be easy to find in an instant, but you needn’t worry about them getting damaged.
Next up are our Tabbed Rubber Stamp Storage Sheets – hole punched for total ease of use, simply slip these in your favourite ringbinder, pop your stamps inside and label them up so you can find any stamp in an instant!
Think beads, sequins, glitter, gems… anything that’s so teeny tiny, it’s hard to keep track of – but makes a huge difference to the total gorgeousness of your crafting! Well… where do you keep it? How do you ensure it stays tidy and organised, and that you can find the perfect colour you need quickly and easily? Here’s how! These super Individual Screw Top Containers are perfect for storing things like sequins and glitter, whilst the Beads Direct Storage Box is a jewellery-maker’s dream-come-true!
Wendy Turner Webster of the Crafty Beggars is renowned for her ability to transform old pieces of furniture, packaging, and accessories into something beautiful. So we gave Wendy a challenge… we asked her to show us some crafty ways a humble glass jar can be transformed into gorgeous jam jar art! Check out her jam jar craft ideas here, and discover just how many ways there are to decorate a glass jar, and create something functional as well as gorgeous!
This handy little thing is here to light up your world (as well as your craft table) with the perfect combination of stylish design, and super functionality! Not only will it enable you to illuminate whatever project you’re currently working on, but you’ll also be able to utilise it to keep all your tools and accessories organised and to hand! Specially tiered and layered storage compartments make it easy to keep everything you need to carry on crafting, right at your fingertips, whilst the adjustable light makes light work of sewing, beading, painting and more!
Not only is this pretty little pincushion the perfect place to keep your pins handy (obviously) but its unique shape means it will effortlessly hold all those handy little threads, trims, ribbons, safety pins and more – it’s the perfect sewing room assistant! Check out Debbie Shore’s pincushion pattern here and learn how to make a pincushion that will take pride of place on the sewing table.
We just love Everything Mary at Create and Craft, so when we laid eyes on this gorgeous tote, we just had to include it here! Not only does it look divine, with a super stylish geometric print, and sleek, straight-edged design, but it’s also incredibly functional, allowing you to take your crafting on the move!
We thought about all the incredible ways to explain how fantastic this Craft Caddy is to you… and then it hit us: why not let the reviews speak for themselves?! So many of you have already purchased this incredible crafting storage solution, and so many of you simply LOVE it! Check out what some of our Create and Craft customers have said so far…
Is your craft room messy, or are you already a neat freak? Let us know in the comments below, and share your crafty tips for keeping the craft room organised!
Craft Storage Must-Haves
Summary: Gone are the days of the messy craft table, thanks to our fantastic selection of craft room storage essentials!