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Kim from Too Much Time on My Hands
Heather from Twin Dragonfly Designs
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Happy New Year, y’all! We are excited to start a new year of our fun Must Have Craft Tips series!
If you have ideas of things you would like to see in our series be sure to let us know in the comments!
January tends to be the season for purging and organizing all the things. Once the Christmas decor gets put away, it’s a great opportunity to start with a clean slate and get your home organized. This month we’re focusing on your craft spaces!
I don’t know about your space, but my craft space tends to look like it’s been through a war post Christmas. After all the holiday crafting and gift making it’s just a wreck (because who has time to clean up in between projects???).
This winter I made a lot of gifts and crafts with vinyl. And my vinyl collection is and, let’s face it, has been out of control. I don’t have a great system for keeping it all organized. But I’m determined to change that!
These 16 vinyl storage ideas are game changers!
Basket Storage at Silhouette School
Gridwall Organizer at Spicy Pinecone
DIY Wall Hanger at 2 Little Red Birds
Repurposed Shoe Organizer (source unknown)
Rolling Storage at Poofy Cheeks
DIY Vinyl Tower at Create and Babble
Stackable Scrap Storage at A Girl and a Glue Gun
Craft Cart at Crafty Creations with Shemaine
Shoe Rack Organizer at Silhouette School
Shoe Rack Vinyl Storage at Craftaholics Anonymous
Wine Rack Storage (source unknown)
DIY Storage Crate at Addicted to DIY
Ikea Bag Dispenser Hack at Silhouette School
Repurposed Slacks Hanger (source unknown)
DIY Vinyl Storage Racks at Jabaay Ave
PVC Pipe Storage at Craftaholics Anonymous
Did you see anything that would suit your space?
I’m leaning towards the PCV pipe organization. Hopefully I can get it implemented soon!
Stay tuned next Friday for more organizational ideas for your craft space!
Today, I am going to focus on and share with you some awesome cleaning and organizational printables that will help you get 2017 off to the right start.
I love that this printable from Freebie Finding Mom and the fact that it gives you tasks to do everyday and also breaks it down by day of the week tasks. It is easy to read and and breaks it down by rooms so you aren’t overwhelmed by tackling multiple spaces at once.
Get your kids involved by creating a easy to follow chore chart for them to to daily or weekly tasks.
This Chore Chart from Go Grow Go is perfect to get your kids in on the cleaning too.
So you have all these printables to keep you on track with your cleaning schedule but now you have all these papers making a mess and you need to keep track of. How about creating a Cleaning Binder like this one from Clean and Sensible to keep all those papers in one place?
Want to give your house a good top to bottom cleaning but not sure where to start? Use this 31 Day Cleaning Schedule from Fresh and Organized to work your way through your house and hit zones you may not think about when doing normal everyday cleaning.
Now that you’ve gotten on a good cleaning schedule, let’s talk about ways to declutter and organize the items left in your home.
Start by decluttering your entire house one room at a time. This printable checklist from While He was Napping for Ask Anna will help you work through your whole house and declutter and clean as you go.
Want to organize your home or life better but just don’t have a lot of time to tackle it all at once? Follow this 52 Week Schedule fro Home Storage Solutions to work at it one week at a time through the whole year.
What if you REALLY want to declutter and get serious about what actually stays in your home?
Be sure to print out this printable checklist from Making Lemonade using the Konmari Method.
And now that your house is decluttered, let’s use labels to stay organized.
If you have young kids, print out these Toy Bin Labels from Teaching Mama to teach your young ones how to properly clean up and stay organized.
Do you create your own cleaning products? Print these Cleaning Labels from The Handmade Home to keep everything properly labeled and uniformed looking.
Get that pantry organized with these beautiful editable Farmhouse Pantry Labels from World Label.
And lastly, keep all those storage bins labeled by using these Printable Labels from In My Own Style. Mark them with what’s inside and you don’t have to rummage through each bin to figure out what’s inside.
One more item that will help organize all aspects of your life and home.
This checklist from Home Storage Solutions has everything from Grocery Shopping Lists, Inventory Lists, Contact Information, and much, much more.
I hope that some of these printables come in handy for you in the New Year!
Also, we hope that you all have a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
We’ll see you in 2017 with all new tips!