My current project is trying to organize my home office/craft room. I have a lot of
These perfectly-sized bins were less than $2.00 each, but not quite the look I was going for. I decided on a black and white theme for the storage, but I couldn't pass on the price, so I snatched them up! I got them home and went to work with some black & white scrapbook paper and Mod Podge.
First, I peeled the fake "chalkboard" labels off of the bins. Then, I cut strips of the paper and brushed a layer of the Mod Podge on the bin, layered the paper, and then finished with a final coat of the Mod Podge all over.
Here's how they ended up:
Now they match my organizational decor! I didn't cover the insides, since they will be filled with supplies, but I think they look a lot better. This just goes to show you that you can make pretty much anything work for your room when it's the right price!
I hope you're inspired to browse the clearance section more often!
P.S. I never heard back from Patti, the winner of the lovely handmade headband from The Grant Life, so I had to pick someone else -- Sorry Patti! The lucky second chance winner is...#3 Erin who said:
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