23 DIYs to Get You Organized for the New Year
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23 DIYs to Get You Organized for the New Year

Don’t look now, but there’s probably a mountain of bills, Christmas cards and magazines you’ve been meaning to look through falling off your kitchen counter. Plus, your necklaces have turned into shiny, tangled blobs atop your dresser. And we won’t even mention your home office. The New Year is coming, so let’s make a resolution. It’s time to corral all the mail, organize the office and get the necklaces where they belong. We’ll make it easy for you next year with these 23 DIYs.

1. Vanity Tray: Get that vanity space in shape with this pretty, spotty ceramic tray. Wanna know the best part? It’s a Brit Kit. (via Brit + Co)

2. Kate Spade Inspired Boxes: We’re all about gorgeous storage and Kate Spade. So this combination is perfect for getting those hot spots organized. (via First Home Love Life)

3. Clip On Desk Organizers: Make your desk space a pleasant place to work again with these bright clip-on organizers. (via Brit + Co)

4. Jewelry Hangers: Give your necklaces a safe place to hang around without getting all up in each other’s business. Don’t forget to add color. (via Our Joyful Home)

5. Bear Bookends: You absolutely need to make these fierce bookends for your living room. It says glamour and organization in the same breath. (via Brit + Co)

6. Kitchen Canisters: Finally an excuse to buy that neon string you’ve been eyeing but couldn’t find a project for. (via Paper and Stitch)

7. Leather Valet: It’s manly enough for him. It’s gilded enough for you. It comes in a kit. What are you waiting for? (via Brit + Co)

8. Lipstick Holder: Lipstick should always be within arms reach. Stashing it in this pretty copper holder does just that. (via Hammer and Heels)

9. Branch Wall Hook: Branch, meet scarves. Scarves, meet branch. Welcome to your new home. (via Brit + Co)

10. Lucite Office Supplies: We have a golden love for gold leaf, so this office DIY is just what we need to complete our office storage. (via A Bubbly Life)

11. Pen Wall Storage: How much more space would you have if all your pens were stored on the wall? Try this DIY and see for yourself. (via Remodelaholic)

12. Marbled Jewelry Trays: You have never seen more colorful jewelry trays than these. They will make your rings happy. (via Brit + Co)

13. Painted Magazine File: Once your pile of magazines starts falling over, it’s time for a new solution. That’s why these dalmatian-inspired files are top dog. (via Earl Gray)

14. Slouchy Storage Bins: All you need is some leather, fabric and basic sewing skills to create this casual, slouchy storage bin. (via Brit + Co)

15. Cord Identification: Know which cord goes to which device at a glance with some colorful tape. It’s pure washi magic. (via Dabbles and Babbles)

16. Pencil Storage: Pencil holders never looked so good. Especially when you have three unique designs to choose from. (via Brit + Co)

17. Coil Rope Vessels: You will be so proud of these rope baskets that you’ll want to display ’em on your coffee table for remotes, lip balm and all that other clutter. (via The Red Thread)

18. Hanging Box Shelf: Looking for a fast and easy project to beef up your organization? You’ve found it. (via Brit + Co)

19. Gold Paper Storage Sack: Recycling is good, especially when you can make it stylish. Enter: the gilded paper storage sack. (via The Red Thread)

20. Wall Storage System: Office supplies can take up lots of drawer space. These colorful triangles solve the office art and storage space problem all at once. (via Brit + Co)

21. Metallic Storage Boxes: Metallic is always always a good thing. That’s why we came up with these fun, metallic boxes that will brighten up any space from your desk to your dresser. (via Brit + Co)

22. Herringbone Cork Board: Boring square cork board? No thanks. We’ll take herringbone any day. (via Spark and Chemistry)

23. Modern Coat Rack: Coats deserve a pretty place to rest too. Give them a stylish coat rack to share with your purse and scarf. (via Brit + Co)

What’s your favorite DIY organization project? Will you make any organizing New Years resolutions? Tell us below!