DIY STORAGE IDEAS – 3# PENCIL CUP

Allgemein, STORAGE SOLUTIONS

Did you ever find yourself searching for a pen and you could not find one? Pencils are all over the place and never available, when needed. Do you face a similar problem? Then my next DIY project might be a good fit for you: With a pencil cup you can easily organize your pens and always have a place, where you can put them. My easy step by step guide shows to you how to get the best results.

  1. Source of inspiration

There are many ways to organize your desk. Have a look at my Pinterest board.

  1. Required supplies

Money Masking Tape: 2,99€ / 10m = 0,03 per cup

MoneyCan: Recycle an old food can

MoneyAcrylic Paint: 3,00€ / 120ml = 0,13€ per pencil cup

Total cost per pencil cup = 0,16€

 search v2 Where to find: 

modulor – Acrylic Paint

  1. DIY – Step by Step
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DIY Pencil Cup – Step by step

Zeit 20 minutes

4. Results

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DIY Pencil Cup

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DIY STORAGE IDEAS – 2# DESK ORGANIZER

Allgemein, Decor, Pinboard, STORAGE SOLUTIONS, DESK ORGANIZER

My desk gets easily messed up with all the tools, materials and office supplies that I need for my DIY projects. I don’t know how you feel, but I am always getting distracted, if my desk is not organized. I feel like I need to clean it up to free up my mind before I can even start to work. If you feel the same, I found a nice DIY solution for this problem: A desk organizer helps us to find a place for all the things that are lying around the table. Follow my easy step by step instruction to get the best result.

  1. Source of inspiration

Get inspired by my DIY Desk Storage solutions board… there are many ways to get a clear head and an organized desk.

2. Required supplies

Money HDF board: 3,0 x 250 x 500 mm 1,30€ per piece

MoneyWire mesh: 150 x 500 mm = 1,50€ per piece

Money Cardboard box: 6cm x 15cm x 5cm = recycle packaging material of cometics or food

MoneyAcrylic Paint: 3,00€ / 120ml = 0,03€ per desk organizer

MoneyWrapping paper: 0,98€ / 70 x 200cm = ~0,04€ per desk organizer (20cm x 16cm) x 2

Total cost per desk organizer = 2,78€

search v2 Where to find: 

modulor – HDF board

modulor – Wire mesh

modulor – Cardboard box

modulor – Acrylic Paint

Søstrene Grene – Wrapping paper

3. DIY – Step by Step

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DIY Desk Organizer – Step by step

Zeit 30-45 minutes

4. Results

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DIY Desk Organizer

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DIY Desk Organizer – Ways to organize your desk

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DIY Desk Organizer