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« on: April 29, 2011 07:23:21 AM »

Hi. I wanted to show all of you a project I made a few weekends ago: it is a jewelry holder attached to the back of my closet door. I wanted a way to store my stuff so I can look at it all at once and see what I have and decide what I want to wear. It is hard to do that when it was all tangled up in a drawer.



This just 2 basic fabric rectangles (I used an old sheet), lined with fusable interfacing. I hemmed the rectangles and then sewed them together with little horizontal pockets left open to slide the 4 pieces of wood through to support it. Before I slid the wood into the pockets, I decided where I needed to hang necklaces and earrings etc. I sewed flaps open in the bottom (like upsidedown pockets) to hang earrings and pins. The posts can be pushed through the fabric. I then sewed strips of fabric to tie necklaces and bracelets to the hanger so they don't whip around when I open and close my door.


Picture of upsidedown pocket. I used fabric that would not fray--an old t-shirt


Picture of fabric tie holding necklace. Used t-shirt fabric.

Next, I slid the pieces of wood into the pockets so the fabric was centered. Then I attached picture hangers and little hooks through the fabric and into the wood to hang stuff on.
I screwed the wood ends into my closet door.

So, whaddya think???
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« Reply #1 on: April 29, 2011 07:51:01 AM »

Great design and well made!
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« Reply #2 on: April 29, 2011 08:03:23 AM »

i would wist this except i'm not on my own computer, oh well bookmarking it is
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« Reply #3 on: April 29, 2011 10:12:33 AM »

Wow! this is very nice!

I like the tie idea, to keep stuff from banging around with the door being open/shut!!
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« Reply #4 on: April 30, 2011 03:33:51 PM »

Thanks everyone. So glad you like it Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: May 10, 2011 09:00:36 AM »

Great idea, and  you have some great jewelery pieces too!   Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: May 12, 2011 12:08:32 PM »

Such a great organization idea!! I need one!
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« Reply #7 on: June 26, 2011 02:09:23 PM »

This is pretty cool. I had been using command hooks on my wall to hold jewelry, but I might try this now.
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