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Organizing

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Ribbon Photo Corners

Steps:2
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Baking Pan Organizer

Other Ideas:
Cabinets, Kitchen, Pantry
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Baby Face Thumbtacks

Steps:3
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Space-Saving Corner Shelves

Steps:8
Next time you're staring at the wall, wondering how best to organize your things, avert your gaze 45 degrees and take a look in the corner. A single shelf or several that fit into the corner of a room can open up a world of possibilities.
Materials
  • Corner-shelf template
  • Inspiration image for table base
  • Brown kraft paper
  • Ruler
  • Pencil
  • 4 pieces 1/2-inch-thick plywood or medium-density fiberboard (MDF)
  • Jigsaw
  • String
  • Hand sander and sandpaper
  • Wood glue
  • Wood screws
  • Wood primer
  • Paint
  • Hand drill
  • 3 1-inch angle brackets
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Glittered Paper-Plate Pedestals

Steps:6
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Shed How-To: Wooden Tray with Casters

Steps:3
Materials
  • Wooden tray template
  • Electric drill
  • Four 1-by-2-inch boards: two cut to 15 inches and two cut to 21 1/2 inches (for guards)
  • 3/4-inch-thick plywood, 15 by 20 inches (for tray)
  • Carpenters’ glue (standard or waterproof formula)
  • Sixteen 1 1/2-inch wood screws (for guards)
  • 4 swivel-plate casters with 2-inch wheels
  • Sixteen 3/4-inch wood screws (for casters)
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Map Memory Board

Steps:2
Materials
  • Map of the United States, Europe, or other area to which you have traveled
  • Thin poster board
  • Spray adhesive
  • Fiber board, such as Homasote (available at hardware stores), cut 5 1/2 inches larger all around than the map
  • Fabric
  • Staple gun
  • Decorative pushpins or furniture tacks
  • Eye hooks
  • Hanging wire
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