Upcycled Cardboard Craft Room Organizers

If your craft room is a complete mess, these craft supplies organizers will keep everything clean and tidy!

Updated June 05, 2023
Upcycled Cardboard Craft Room Organizers
Upcycled Cardboard Craft Room Organizers
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When you're a DIY craft enthusiast, sometimes your craft room can become a little messy. Colored pencils may be rolling around your desk. Masking tape may be in your box full of ribbons instead of its designated place. To help organize your craft room, these Upcycled Cardboard Craft Room Organizers will keep all of your craft supplies in place. Made out of recycled cardboard from your cereal boxes, paper rolls, and oatmeal containers, this DIY craft supplies organizer is great if you're on a budget. And it's environmentally friendly! You won't need to worry about keeping your craft room organized anymore. Instead, you can just focus on your DIY crafts.

Estimated CostUnder $10

MaterialsPaper, Recycled Materials

Primary TechniqueGreen Crafting

Type of Paper UsedCardboard


Project TypeMake a Project

Materials List

  • Empty cereal boxes
  • Paper rolls
  • Oatmeal containers
  • Mod Podge
  • Cardstock
  • Fiskars Amplify Mixed Media Shears (10 inches)
  • Fiskars Amplify Mixed Media Shears (6 inches)
  • Fiskars SuperCut Scrapbooking Paper Trimmer (12 inches)


  1. Collect all supplies for this project—cereal boxes, paper rolls, and a big box. Use shears to get a nice clean cut. 

  2. Make the boxes look pretty. Trim paper using the paper trimmer, then used Mod Podge to cover the rolls. If needed, hold the paper closed using some wide washi tape. 

  3. Cover box and containers with paper. Put everything together to make a big organizer.

  4. Fill organizer with all of your craft supplies.

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