With so many DIY projects on your to-do list, it’s only natural to feel the need to get your craft gear organized. It doesn’t matter whether you’re tackling your first spring sewing project, taking a Brit + Co class, or painting the weekend away — you deserve a space full of bright colors, cool organization, and fab decor to do your making. So pull all your supplies from the closet, treat yourself to some new furniture, and get busy. This week’s edition of Decor Resolutions shows you how to beautify your craft room with eye-catching baskets and colorful storage that make keeping track of your supplies a whole lot easier. Scroll on to see how we’d style the craft room for the boho-chic lover, the minimalist, and the preppy #craftqueen.
HOW TO DECORATE A BOHO-CHIC CRAFT ROOM
Crafting is a slippery slope of creative messes. You start with one small project, and the next thing you know, washi tape and glitter have taken over your house. To keep your boho-fab space organized, corral the clutter with cubby shelves and labeled boxes. Bring in customizable pegboards for much-needed wall storage, and incorporate a mix of jars, trays, and wire baskets to get everything off your table but still within reach.
Nate Berkus Magnetic Chalkboard ($10), The Land of Nod Pegboard Wall Shelves ($69), Sugar Paper Office Supply Fastener Set in Corked Jars ($14), The Full Stack Mint Medium Accessory Tray ($9), IKEA NORNÄS Sideboard ($179), H&M Large Metal Wire Basket ($18), Lulu & Georgia Gigi Rug ($88+), Nate Berkus Tabletop File With Hanging Folder Set ($13), PBteen Fur Rockin’ Roller Desk Chairs ($149), CB2 Raba Desk ($999), Kate Spade New York Zadie Drive Hand Bookends ($50), IKEA TJENA Box ($4)
HOW TO DECORATE A MINIMALIST CRAFT ROOM
Wall shelves, acrylic cubes, and the ever-helpful rolling cart will give your space the feel of a professional (and über-organized) craft studio. It’s the perfect sleek aesthetic if your hobbies include fashion illustration or jewelry making. Plus all the clear storage and the black and white furniture make those crafting materials so much easier to find.
The Land of Nod Honeycomb Wall Shelf ($69), Lulu & Georgia Hiemstra Pendant ($121), IKEA PS 2017 Shelf Unit ($99), Rejuvenation Copper Wire Gym Basket ($35), Tolix Style Backless Yellow Metal Indoor-Outdoor Bar Stool ($87), Lulu & Georgia Maressa Rug ($138+), H&M Jar With Lid ($6), IKEA RÅSKOG Utility Cart ($30), The Land of Nod Square Away Acrylic Cube Shelf ($25+), Oh Happy Day Marquee Light Box ($44), The Container Store Copper Magnetic Desk Set ($35), PBteen Stand or Sit Study Desk ($599)
HOW TO DECORATE A PREPPY CRAFT ROOM
Baskets and bins are the easiest way to hide clutter, but why hide the baskets themselves? Go all out and make wire baskets the focal point of your craft room with a large open storage unit. You’ll be able to see exactly what’s in each in a second! Place the polka dot and pink essentials in sight with a wall-mounted organizer or in a tray on your desk. As for the rest, tuck it away in metallic bins and pencil holders to keep your space as clean as possible.
PBteen Paper Heart Wall Organizer ($79), Nate Berkus Pencil Holder ($15), Three Potato Four Letter Board ($60), CB2 Go-Cart White Five-Shelf Rolling Bookcase ($199), PBteen Lennon & Maisy Pom-Pom Storage Basket ($65+), PBteen Classic Dottie Rug ($129+), Poppin Pencil Pouch ($12), The Full Stack Pink Accessory Tray ($18), PBteen Twill Tufted Desk Chair ($399+), Poppin Pink Tube Top Lamp ($135), IKEA LISABO Desk ($149), CB2 Bridgeport Metal Wire Baskets ($45+)
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