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« on: March 18, 2014 11:36:19 AM »

Hi! I'm a newbie here looking for some advice/suggestions. I live in a small apartment with one big living/dining area. I have a dining table that is currently used as a surface for random crap, but I really want to create some sort of craft area. I knit a lot and do other random crafts, but I'm looking to get a sewing machine and learn how to use it, so I need some space for everything. Since there's no storage in this area and it's completely out in the open, plus I may need to use the table as an actual table for eating occasionally, do you all have any suggestions on how I can use this space for storing and executing crafts? Thanks in advance!!
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« Reply #1 on: March 22, 2014 09:56:57 AM »

Do you have space for a buffet or sideboard or something like that - because then you can get a piece and use that purely for storage.  Is there space for something under the dining table too?  What about for storage under the sofa?
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« Reply #2 on: April 04, 2014 08:07:32 AM »

Do you have a wall where you could add a fold-out table kind of thing? Something you could pull down when crafting but tuck away when not being used? I seem to remember IKEA making something like that.
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