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Forum: Mission: Organization 05-27-2013, 11:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 731
Posted By LanaMM
Oh, I like that idea! I'm already using DVD...

Oh, I like that idea! I'm already using DVD cases to store my cling stamps, so I have a BUNCH of the empty cases as well as some empty bins. I'll play around with that idea! Beats using ziplocs,...
Forum: Mission: Organization 05-27-2013, 11:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 731
Posted By LanaMM
That does make sense. I already have my buttons...

That does make sense. I already have my buttons organized by color "family," so organizing my embellishments by color would definitely make sense.

My normal "process" is to envision a "look" --...
Forum: Mission: Organization 05-27-2013, 11:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 731
Posted By LanaMM
Question Need ideas for embellishment storage ...

Hi, folks --

Y'all are great with ideas, so I'm turning to you for help ...

I have a lot of little packages of stick-on pearls, rhinestones, "goosebumps," "sparklets," etc. from lots of...
Forum: Mission: Organization 05-27-2013, 10:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,662
Posted By LanaMM
I'm relatively new to "coloring," and invested in...

I'm relatively new to "coloring," and invested in a set of Spectrum Noir on sale. Until I get more experience, I'm organizing by color number, as that seems to work for me as far as blending/etc. is...
Forum: Mission: Organization 05-26-2013, 06:47 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,976
Posted By LanaMM
Yeah, this exercise showed me that I REALLY need...

Yeah, this exercise showed me that I REALLY need to downsize! I had paper pads stuck in corners all over the house, and getting them altogether in one place was a real eye opener! But at least this...
Forum: Mission: Organization 05-26-2013, 08:11 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,976
Posted By LanaMM
a slight variation ...

I finally got myself organized -- followed the original plan, but with a couple of slight variations:

1. I decided NOT to remove the papers from the pads. I did one pad, and decided it was too...
Forum: Mission: Organization 05-11-2013, 06:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,926
Posted By LanaMM
I like these -- I think they might work for my...

I like these -- I think they might work for my 8.5" x 11" card stock and the few 8" x 8" pads I have. Thanks!!

Lana (Bellingham, WA)
Forum: Mission: Organization 05-11-2013, 04:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,926
Posted By LanaMM
Interesting! I'm not sure it would work for me...

Interesting! I'm not sure it would work for me and how I like to work. It looks like I would need to sort every sheet in every paper pack into colors or themes, since a given paper pack can contain...
Forum: Mission: Organization 05-11-2013, 04:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,926
Posted By LanaMM
I really like the looks of these -- they're a bit...

I really like the looks of these -- they're a bit pricey, but they do look nice. One more option to consider.

Thanks!

Lana (Bellingham, WA)
Forum: Mission: Organization 05-11-2013, 04:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,926
Posted By LanaMM
That's exactly what I'm using now -- 2-gal Ziploc...

That's exactly what I'm using now -- 2-gal Ziploc bags -- and they're working pretty well. They're big enough to hold the 12" x 12" paper packs plus a lot of extras, and they fit nicely inside the...
Forum: Mission: Organization 05-11-2013, 07:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,926
Posted By LanaMM
Excellent suggestion!

Oh, I like those! That's what I'm talking about. Just some way to keep everything neatly together so that I can quickly "flip through" the packets of paper + embellishments + ribbons/etc. to find...
Forum: Mission: Organization 05-10-2013, 07:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,926
Posted By LanaMM
Question HELP! Overwhelmed with paper storage ideas ...

OK, so here's the deal: I'm finally FINALLY getting myself organized. I'm turning an out-of-the-way corner of my oddly--shaped LR into a "crafts area" (for me, that means card making). The space...
Forum: Mission: Organization 05-10-2013, 05:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,976
Posted By LanaMM
Love this idea ...

I've been looking for a good way to store my 6x6 paper packs so that I can get to them easier, and this looks absolutely ideal for the way I like to work. I haven't implemented it yet, but I plan to...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 11-26-2012, 10:12 PM
Replies: 3,337
Views: 156,828
Posted By LanaMM
Hi, all -- Just started using pencils to...

Hi, all --

Just started using pencils to add some color to my cards -- I had a very inexpensive set of 100 pencils I'd gotten years ago, and they were OK to start with.

Here are the first two...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 11-20-2012, 10:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,153
Posted By LanaMM
I use blue painter's tape. Cheap, easily...

I use blue painter's tape. Cheap, easily removable.
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 11-20-2012, 09:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 523
Posted By LanaMM
That's a great price! I don't get to Michael's...

That's a great price! I don't get to Michael's very often, but next time I'm there, I'll check those out.
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 11-20-2012, 06:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 523
Posted By LanaMM
They're packaged in a small round storage "disk,"...

They're packaged in a small round storage "disk," segmented like a pie, with an attached "lid" that has an open segment. You turn the lid to expose whatever color you want to work with. Kinda hard to...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 11-19-2012, 08:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 523
Posted By LanaMM
Mini-rhinestones - alternative ....

Hi --

I'm always looking for lower-cost alternatives for supplies, and stumbled upon really inexpensive colored rhinestones. They're the ones used by manicurists to create "nail art" -- flat back...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 11-19-2012, 08:31 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,828
Posted By LanaMM
I've ordered several from 123stitch.com --...

I've ordered several from 123stitch.com -- they're a general crafts online outlet, and I've had good service. The link for their selection of memory box dies is:

Memory Box Craft Dies -...
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