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« on: June 08, 2008 08:53:00 PM »

My baby's room needed some more storage (can anyone say too many baby socks?) and I had a generic, light green pocket organizer for the door.  I liked the organizer but didn't like that it was boring and plain so after some measuring and calculating, I replicated it in this awesome fabric. 


The polka dot trim on the tops of the pockets is covering wire inserts so the openings stay square and don't flop around uselessly.  I put eyelets on it and hung it from the door hooks that were from the old organizer but it could easily be hung from other hooks.

Now the boring one is banished to a less obvious spot and this one is front and center on the door. AAhhh, much better.  Now my baby has some style and a place for all those socks. 

p.s.  I took a lot of pictures of the process so if there's interest, I could write up a tutorial. 
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« Reply #1 on: June 08, 2008 09:03:10 PM »

That fabric is too cute!  Great job!!! Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: June 08, 2008 09:32:54 PM »

This really is an awesome organizer!!!  I great idea to put the wire in the fabric Makes it much more convenient.  That fabric is great.
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rainbowmeow
« Reply #3 on: June 08, 2008 09:44:18 PM »

I would like a tutorial.  I've been thinking of making something similar, and specific measurements would be nice! Looks great!
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« Reply #4 on: June 08, 2008 10:54:01 PM »

thats great, i love the fabric. i second the tutorial request. i need one like that for my yarn stash. ok maybe 3 like that  Roll Eyes
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mimiw
« Reply #5 on: June 09, 2008 05:13:29 AM »

That looks great!  I'd love to see your in progress pics as well  Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: June 09, 2008 05:21:49 AM »

Beautiful work (your fabric choices are awesome!), and i would also like to see in-progress pics and/or a tutorial if you can find the time ...
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« Reply #7 on: June 09, 2008 08:37:53 AM »

I have the boring green one, too! This would be a good idea for when my girls get older and have separate rooms--I can give them some cuter ones that fit their personalities. You have also motivated me to embellish the boring one with some trim or paint or something. Well done.
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spacestitch
« Reply #8 on: June 09, 2008 10:06:21 AM »

I love your organizer! I'd be interested in some directions too--the wire looks so interesting.
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Beadbakery
« Reply #9 on: June 09, 2008 10:55:50 AM »

I would also love a tutorial!! I've trying to make a version of this myself but never turns out how I expected it to
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