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Monday 16 January 2012

My Craft Room

Decided it was time to show you my new look crafting space, but first I must show you what the postie brought today - I won some blog candy from the Cutie Pie challenge at the beginning of the year and this is what I got:

Loads and loads of gorgeous bits and bobs, luckily I hadn't filled all the new drawers so still had room to stash it all away.

Now for the reveal, starting behind the door and moving around clockwise.
Click here to see what it used to look like.

Some of my ribbons, all sorted by colours.

General storage

My workspace

More ribbon storage!

Ink pads, embossing powders, H2O's, stickles.

Promarker storage and a space to colour in.

More storage

and a close up of my magnetic board holding some of my many nestie sets - this was a magnetic notice board which I've covered with magnetic mats. Marianne dies are kept in the holder below.

Ribbon and ink racks are from Craft Racks, trolleys from Costco, promarker storage from Ebay, drawers are all from Ikea along with the utensil hanger used for the ribbons on the door. I've a few bits still to sort out yet but it all fits in with room to spare!

I hope you like!

Carol x


  1. What a fabulous craft room Carol. Love the way you have stored the Nesties. xx Jan

  2. Congrats on your win Carol and yes I do like. Smashing room and love your storage. What's the Promarker storage? looks interesting. Hubby would never see me if I had a room like that. Enjoy. Carolxx

  3. This is great Carol....I just kep trying to tidy my space up but never seem to get it tidy enough to take a picture.
    Love the magnetic board and all your promarkers.
    Hope you are ok.
    Hugs Sally xx

  4. Many congratulations on your win and wow your craft room is so full of stock l can see why you love crafting with lots of crafts to use:) Sandra H

  5. Congratulations on your win,love your craft room, I have all my dies on magnetic boards like yours.xxx

  6. WOW what an amazing space Carol - love all of the storage, especially the PM storage. Thanks for sharing. Hugs, Claire x

  7. Oh WOW! what a fabulous craft room, Carol.
    Put the kettle on, I'm coming to play :-)

    That's some seriously gorgeous candy - well done!

  8. A lovely candy win and your room is fantastic so neat and tidy mine looks like a bomb has landed.
    Chris x

  9. wow, what a fab work space, absolutely love the nestie board....think I might have to borrow that idea xx

  10. Oh my goodness Carol what a fab working environment I love it! I hope you spend many hours working in here and creating some of your fantastic works of art.

    Linda xxx

  11. Fab organised great space.. just one question I was under the impression that Promarkers etc should be stored flat..

  12. Omg!! I just live it honey!
    Your storage is perfect! Aren't we both such lucky ladies to have these crafty spots to play in heee!
    Happy crafting sweetie
    Melly xxx

  13. Wow! How I would love a rummage through that lot :) Fab craft room, lucky you!

  14. Hello Carol, nice to "meet" you on your blog...I am now a follower.
    I just popped in to lust after your craft room...lol!, but your blog is wonderful as is your work, so i'm sure I'll be back as often as I can.
    Your revamped craft room is just the job...I dp not too bad myself, but I'm nowhere near as organised.
    Happy crafting!
    Hugs. Sheenagh x

  15. Wow, A great craft room! I wish my new one would be as big :)
    Jani x

  16. Congrats on your blog candy win, can't wait to see what you make with it. I have to say I am a little jealous of your craft room, I wish I had that kind organization lol
    Lindsay xx


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