A big part of papercrafting is organizing tools and supplies.
I have found that if I can 'see' my supplies and easily
get to my crafting tools, then I will use them.
Creativity is zapped if time and/or energy is spent on
looking for project supplies.
I needed a better way to organize thin cutting dies--
Stampin UP Framelits and Spellbinders dies.
I was surfing the web for stamp storage ideas and came
across the following idea. I can't remember what website I need
to credit, but we thank you very much for the idea.
This idea is also very portable and packable.
DVD cases from Stampin UP or leftovers from lost DVDs.
Self Adhesive Magnet Sheets, I found a supply at Walmart, perfect size after
cutting an inch from short edge. Attach to each side of case.
Place the instructions into the front and back pockets.
Stampin UP perfect fit, Spellbinders needs to be trimmed a bit.
IMPORTANT--These magnets will hold Stampin UP Framelits,
but stronger magnets or two sheets are needed for Spellbinders.
The Spellbinders seem to be made of a heavier metal
and will fall off when case is closed if the magnet isn't strong enough.
Also, be sure to open and close on the edges. If you push on the middle of
the case, it will pop the die off of the magnet.
|DVD/Stamp set case|
|Self Stick Magnetic Sheets-2 to package|
|Spellbinders are heavier, use two sheets or a stronger magnet|
|Stampin UP Framelets stick just fine to these magnet sheets.|
|Place the instructions into the front cover pocket. Each case holds two sets.|