Tons of workplace storage and my trick for mushy shut doorways! from Thrifty Decor Chick

Thanks all a lot for the love on my inbuilt bookcases I shared final week! They’re my favourite undertaking I’ve performed in a very long time.

This is a take a look at them once more!:

DIY wall of bookcases with storage

I needed to share how a lot space for storing there may be within these cupboards. Regardless that they’re solely 12 inches deep, you may be stunned with how a lot they maintain!

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Final time I did this bookcase it was in our eating room turned library. Regardless that we did not use it as a eating room, I used the storage for all of our serving dishes. They held SO MUCH STUFF!

Using cabinets for built ins

I’ve the identical variety of cupboards this time, however in right here they maintain all of my craft and workplace provides.

As a result of the craft stuff has so many little items, I like utilizing these canvas bins to corral every thing:

Office organization in bookcase cabinets

I retailer every thing in classes — Christmas, fall/Halloween, stitching provides, glitter, paint, and so forth. It helps tremendously after I’m looking for one thing for a undertaking. The bins are available a ton of colours.

I discovered the bins at Goal on clearance and noticed these clip on labels and thought they have been so good!

Clip on labels for fabric bins

I have never written on them but as a result of I wish to print the labels out as a substitute. 😉 In addition they have a dry erase choice as properly!

The opposite cupboards maintain my stitching machine and random workplace provides in different bins:

craft stuff storage in bookcases

office supply storage in built ins

As you may see there is a ton of stuff in right here, however its all tucked away so nobody sees it. Type and performance at it is best!

There’s yet one more factor I needed to share in regards to the cupboards that I LOVE. I shared this mushy shut door trick years in the past nevertheless it’s so good it is value sharing again and again. For those who’ve at all times needed these to your doorways (they forestall slamming), that is how you are able to do it simply:

How to make cabinet doors soft close

These little dampers are AWESOME. You simply use a screw to connect them within the nook of the cupboard and so they permit the door to shut softly. They’re the bomb.

I discovered my first set at Dwelling Depot within the retailer, however sadly they do not promote them there anymore. They promote a less expensive model, which I attempted regardless of the horrible evaluations. They have been proper — they’re horrible. 😉

They nonetheless promote the higher model (pictured above) on-line however I discovered these on Amazon for cheaper, and I acquired them a lot sooner. You’ll be able to try this put up to see a fast video of them in motion. I like them!

I’ve a lot storage in these constructed ins, I used to be in a position to downsize the dresser I used to be utilizing on the opposite aspect of the room. I am engaged on a (what I hope can be a) cool undertaking on that wall that I hope to point out you quickly. 🙂

How do you set up all your workplace and craft provides? I constructed this DIY craft desk (utilizing cubbies you should buy on the retailer) years in the past and it labored nice as properly!:

DIY craft desk with cubbies




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