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Create a Sliding Storage System On the Garage Ceiling - Step by Step. Out-of-the-way storage 1 of 3 Utilize dead space Install the system in the empty area above the garage door. 2 of 3 Easy access The boxes slide into and out of the tracks easily 3 of 3 Different sizes Different depth boxes are available.

Create a Sliding Storage System On the Garage Ceiling - Step by Step

Are all those cardboard boxes in the corner of your garage driving you crazy? We've designed this system to get all that stuff up and out of the way and into unclaimed space near your garage ceiling. Installation 1 of 9 Photo 1: Measure Measure the top of the tote to determine the width of the tote rims (3/4 in.) and the size of the bottom flanges of the carriages (in our case, 3 in.). 2 of 9 Photo 2: Bottom flanges Cut 3-in. 3 of 9 Photo 3: Complete the carriages. Pottery Barn Knockoff: Summer Buckets - My Life and Kids. When my friend Cara emailed me a link to these adorable Pottery Barn Buckets, I knew I could make them myself.

Pottery Barn Knockoff: Summer Buckets - My Life and Kids

This is the Summer Printed Bucket from Pottery Barn Kids. Pottery Barn Wall. Lined Canvas Diaper Box. You can find almost anything on Pinterest…it’s true.

Lined Canvas Diaper Box

Upon wasting my time searching the other day, I found a fantastic tutorial on upcycling diaper boxes. Hmmm…what could I do with this? Oh, yes – toys scattered all about our living room floor: check, a desire to get said toys put away when not in use: check, cute fabric laying there staring at me: check! Wii Game Storage. Weaved Fabric Basket *TUTORIAL* No-interfacing Storage Basket Tutorial. As promised, a recipe for making washable stand-up storage baskets: You'll need to cut 2 of each of these pieces (click on the pic to enlarge it to a readable size).

No-interfacing Storage Basket Tutorial

The measurements are in centimetres because that's the way I was brought up (sorry). A seam allowance of 1cm is included in these measurements. This basket's base is 15cm wide, but you could make any size using this slightly haphazard formula, where x is the width of the base and y is the height of the basket. And 2 is cm and seam allowance. Pieces cut, sew right sides together along these seams: Sew the boxed corners of the linings by folding the pieces open, matching the side seams with the bottom seams, and stitching across: Zig-zag the top edge of the smaller lining piece. Hem the bottom edge of the outer sleeve piece, turning up 1cm all round and stitching it down.

Turn the lining pieces so that their right side faces out, and slide the outer sleeve over. Almost done, except for the fiddly part! Stylish Baby Nursery: Collapsible Storage Baskets - Sew4Home. These clever storage baskets are not only cute and handy, they're also a secret recycling project. The sides and bottoms of each basket are stiffened with recycled cardboard! But wait ... they have another hidden talent: they collapse and fold flat to store. In the nursery, use them for creams, diapers, wash cloths and other diaper changing accessories. You could fill a whole shelf set with bright and beautiful baskets.

Fabric basket and bin tutorials. Tutorial ~ Hanging Fabric Storage Baskets. If there were ever a project that was my most favorite, it would have to be these Hanging Fabric Baskets.

Tutorial ~ Hanging Fabric Storage Baskets

You can make them any size, hang on bigger thicker rods for more drama, or single baskets hung one over the other in a narrow space, really so many possibilities. It has been fun to see the different variations people have made to use in their homes too. Some of the pictures I’ve been sent include burlap for kitchens storing potatoes and onions, in classrooms to hold student’s things, dorm room storage, even a single one holding magazines by a favorite chair. Here are the original pockets and baskets I made to hang on my wall above my sewing table, best thing ever. Clears so much space, yet keeps everything at hand. I made the bigger ones with plexi glass to make a sturdy bottom, but the smaller ones are plenty sturdy with craft bond fused to the fabric. This tutorial won an award for the top ten tutorials of the year on Ucreate, made my year. Now onto the tutorial! Supplies: Flashback: Woven Map Basket.

Maps can be amazing design elements, with all their intricately drawn lines and minute details.

Flashback: Woven Map Basket

But what do you do with a regular paper map that is starting to fall apart from use? In CRAFT Volume 05, crafter Jane Patrick suggested we weave maps into baskets, a fun and interesting way to reuse castoffs and weave a little memory into a functional item. Check out her full tutorial here and pick up a back issue of CRAFT Volume 05, the Paper issue, in the Maker Shed.Woven Memory Basket Weave your vacation road maps into an attractive souvenir. Category: 1 - Welcome to GoJindy. Going to a wedding soon?

Category: 1 - Welcome to GoJindy

Or a baby shower, bridal shower maybe? This is a fun thing to make. Projects on WKOW TV - stampTV. Magnetic Locker Caddy with White Board & Pockets - Sew4Home. School's been rollin' for awhile. Lockers are filling up with paper and books and perhaps a few weeks' worth of lunch bags. It's probably time to force a little organization on the chaos with this super cute locker caddy. There's just a little bit of sewing and a whole lot of glueing. We used some very specific sizes and items, and we've linked directly to products wherever possible.

But not to worry, it would be easy to revise the shapes and sizes to best fit your locker and whatever dry erase board you find. Recycling The News. At least twice a day I promise myself I will no longer watch or read the news, it's just too upsetting.

Recycling The News

I stopped buying the paper.... But my local dollar store recycles it and gladly gave me a bundle. So I have combined my love for baskets with my need to forget what I just read, LOL. I saw this tutorial on weaving a basket from newspaper, quickly realized I had everything I needed and jumped in with both feet. Homemade Wooden Crates. My two year old's room used to be a death trap.

Homemade Wooden Crates

There were toys scattered all over her floor 24/7, mostly because I didn't have enough baskets or whatever to store them in. Recycled Wrapping Paper Basket. A Nest for All Seasons. I am a big fan of using fabric that has already had some of the work completed for you.

A Nest for All Seasons

I will often buy flat sheet or single curtain panels or any number of other premade fabric items on clearance. Then I cut them up and use them for other projects, taking advantage or all those finished edges. Baby Week: Memory Box. I am the only one of The Polka-Dot Umbrella ladies that doesn't have children. So the extent of my knowledge is giving gifts. A couple years ago, one of my friends was expecting. The House of Smiths - Home DIY Blog - Interior Decorating Blog - Decorating on a Budget Blog. DIY Magnetic Organizational Board I don't know about your house, but ours is filled with lists, coupons and receipts floating around here all the time.