Magnetic knife racks are an excellent way to save space in the kitchen, but you might not realize that they’re great for organizing far more than just knives. After finding all of these creative magnetic knife strip organizing ideas, now I want to add a few to practically every room in my house.
I’m all for maximizing vertical storage in the kitchen, and this DIY magnetic knife display is not only practical, it’s pretty. Win win!
I never really thought about how simple it is to make, but this step-by-step tutorial with photos has given me the little confidence boost to break out the saw and make my own! Check out the full tutorial over on E-How!
Such a clever idea this is! Six steel bars painted wikth punchy colors, numbered magnets, plus seven days of the week and twelve months combine to make a perpetual calendar, which also serves as a memo board. The magnet sheets can be found at any craft store. The bars look like they’d be in the wiring department of your big box home improvement store. And as for the words and numbers, your computer is probably all you’d need. Continue Reading
Welcome to our newest blog series, My Total Office Makeover, in which Curbly’s editor-in-chief, Chris Gardner, realizes that as a full-time design and craft blogger working from home, he’d better transform his second bedroom into an inspiring space where work can actually get done.
Part IV: Getting Organized
I need a clean desktop to stay focused, so I knew I would need a memo board to keep current projects, notes, ideas, and “don’t lose me” documents. Continue Reading
Show of hands. Who uses their refrigerator to hold the latest pics? (I do.) This little project takes its cue from that handy catch-all, the fridge door, for a very stylish result. To make a magnetic picture frame of your very own, you’ll need some stuff. Here’s a list:
Hidden metal supports and very strong magnets make these bookends magical! The end of one arrow reveals the word “BOOK” while the other sums up the entire effect with an exclamation point. They’re available at Design 3000 for 21.75 Euro or 31 US.
So incredibly simple, and so fantastically effective. With a simple Ikea ASKER knife rack, a hot glue gun, and fabric, the Farm Chicks show you how to create a custom kitchen organizer that puts a little flair in your functionality.
The only thing you’ll need to buy to make this project is the piece of 3′ x 4′ sheet of galvanized steel, which the Jo’s at Photojojo found at Home Depot for 14 bucks. You probably already have on hand the rest of the supplies, which include the following: