New Space In My Craft Room

Hello Friends & Welcome Visitors!

Warning, Warning, Warning!  This blog is going to be very picture heavy!  So get your coffee or tea and settle back for a long look...or go on to the next blog!

As a lot of you know; I have had Shingles since September 9th.  I was very thrilled yesterday because my doctor told me "it was one of the worst cases he has every seen in a person so young."  Well...I didn't care that he said it was one of the worst cases, I was just so happy he said I was young! LOL!  

Anyway, my poor husband has just felt so helpless;there is really nothing he can do for me, I just have to wait to get better so he decided to build me a new craft closet.  So everything has been moved around in my craft room and I want to show it to you.


Here is my new closet!


Look how big & clean the room looks!



Wow!  Empty shelf space!  I have my jars of washi tape, twine & skittles.  I put a Halloween Album my friend Rhonda made me and a Witches hat I made last year on there.  But, I actually have empty space for projects!


This is what is below that shelf.  Notice all the Twine it up Twine!  I'm addicted to the stuff.


I got a Cut n' Boss for my birthday.  I have only used it twice but so far I love it.  On the shelf above are my dies.  I keep them in photo boxes.


The shelf above my embosser.  I really could make some room here too.


I have one tray for each of my Design Teams, I keep schedules, sketches, etc.  See through the window that house across the street?  It is haunted!  Just thought I would tell you that since Halloween is near.


This is the space under my desk, I keep my photos and my Copic Markers here.  Notice the two Hello Kitty lunch boxes?  I keep my glue in one and my tape in the other.


I have to work on cleaning these shelves up next.


This is an up close look at the shelf.  See the mishmah of stamp pads?  Does anyone have a suggestion of how I could better store them?  If you do; please let me know!

Well that was the tour of my craft room.  If you would like to see how it used to look; go up and click on "My Craft Room" at the top of the page; I haven't updated it yet.  Please notice that my Cricut is gone....I sold it on e-bay...I haven't used it in over a year.  I love my Cameo Silhouette and use it almost every day; so the Cricut had to go.

Thanks for stopping by, I appreciate all of your comments.

Hugs,

19 comments:

  1. Awesome Chriss!!! You will be the envy of everyone who sees this post!!

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  2. Your craft room is AMAZING! I love it! And of course a little Hello Kitty doesn't hurt! Thank you for sharing - your hubby did a great job on that craft closet! He's a keeper! Hope you get better soon!

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  3. oh wow super great. You got a good hubby. I mailed your late bday present today so look for it. hugs

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  4. Wow, I'm a bit jealous bawah wah wah!!!!. love it my friend your crafty space looks awesome and girlfriend you sure have tons of stuff. I'm so happy, it's like you a mini craft store going on...... Take care hope those shingle dingles disappear soon.

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  5. WOW!! I wish I had that room. I have a little space in my room.
    It looks Awesome!! I could just play all day & night in your craft room!
    Special shout out to your hubby for doing an AWESOME job!!
    Have a wonderful day my friend,
    Migdalia
    *Crafting With Creative M*

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  6. Your craft room looks amazing, Chriss!! Your hubby is so sweet to have done that for you!! What a fabulous space to create in!! Hope you are feeling better every day!! Have a great day :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  7. Wow, what a sweet hubby!Your space is amazing and so organized! I bet you LOVE it! So sorry that you are dealing with shingles...that can be miserable...hang in there. i hope you get feeling better really soon!
    Sherrie K

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  8. very nice! very good idea of keeping a shelf for each design team. I keep my stamp pads in an old cassette holder hanging on the wall, but I have 82 stamp pads! You might not need something that big, but something that holds cassettes from the thrift store might work! also there is a little black metal stand at Hobby Lobby that has about 3 or 4 shelves that holds 3 ink pads per shelf...so about 10-12 stamp pads. I think it is $10 but you can use a 40% off coupon. I have two of those for just my white, black and brown stamp pads. Hope that gives you some ideas! and store them upside down to keep them juicy!

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  9. WOW! Chriss your space looks awesome!! I should do an update of mine since my Hubby installed an island for me! Carri~Abusybee
    Skittles!

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  10. I love it. Nice Doctor- positive thoughts- Did he say how much longer you will have to deal with it does it go away on its own? I am so sorry to hear you have this.
    you could enter your craft space in my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes October Linky Party. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.
    http://dianamlarson.blogspot.com http://dianamlarson.ctmh.com

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  11. oh I forgot to say thanks for stopping by and your hus rocks nice job on your craft closet.

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  12. Love, love, love your craft room!! Your so lucky, your hubby is just awesome for building you a super closet space. Sorry to hear you have shingles.And you definitely need to keep that doctor. :D (had to giggle when I read that part - Young)
    Hugs your, OSAAT teamie Deborah

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  13. Wonderful craft room. I hope you are better soon.

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  14. Thanks for sharing your craft space with us! Hope your better soon! I had shingles last year and I'm in my 40's. It's not fun at all!
    Blessings, Kim

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  15. Wow you have an amazing craft space, so neat and organised.
    Hugs Desíre {Doing Life}

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