Creating an Exquisite Craft Room


An Organized Craft Room

Every craft room can be exquisite in terms of organization, needed supplies, vibrant surroundings, and added comfort. If your craft room is in your own home, you will appreciate having some good tips for maintaining it. Every quality craft room is going to need to be maintained and ongoing upkeep of the space is vital for efficiency.

An organized craft room will provide a crafter with years of efficient and comfortable crafting space. Whether it’s for business or for a hobby, a craft room can be filled with smart ideas that make it useful and highly efficient for crafting.

Light blue armchair, little round table and blue shelfs beside the firework
Used with permission of Leo Designs Chicago

The Dedicated Crafter and Smart Ideas

The dedicated crafter is going to need to fill their craft space wisely and efficiently. Useful supplies will be necessary if quality crafting is the goal. 

Keep in mind, a quality sliding barn door is going to be great for saving space. It will be a good idea to incorporate some good lighting into a craft space. It ought to be known, LED lighting is known for being efficient, long-lasting, and will not become as hot as halogen lamps. Many crafters will opt to incorporate their craft room into a room that is already being used. A sample of some various smart ideas which have been used include the following:

  • vintage sideboard (larger pieces) – this can be added storage and filled up with needed supplies. This is useful if the craft room has a limited amount of space
  • an older or antique dresser – paint up an older dresser or make use of an outdated antique dresser and use the drawers to get organized with all the needed craft supplies. The drawers will not get cluttered if loose items are placed neatly in muffin tins or egg cartons (emptied). It is a good idea to get creative with storage
Paintings in the white room with sofa below the images
Used with permission of Leo Designs Chicago
  • a unique crafting corner – many empty spaces can be turned into little crafting corners if set up efficiently. Pegboards work very well to prevent clutter by storing needed supplies in an organized way. Crafts can even be hung on a pegboard for safekeeping or if drying is needed
  • an inspirational workstation – a simple and efficient workstation can easily be set up in a convenient location in any room. A small table and an easel can be placed in a core area and it can be set up efficiently in order to have quick access to needed supplies
  • make use of any closets – if there is an available closet, drawers can be incorporated inside to free up space and store craft supplies efficiently and can be organized simply. Added colors, with storage boxes, will be added ambiance in a craft room. Keep the set up interesting by coordinating the size and colors and include labels for easy access
  • place a chalkboard on the wall for creative craft ideas – write future craft ideas on a chalkboard and keep your creative ideas on your chalkboard for future craft projects. Good craft ideas are worth noting so they don’t slip away. A chalkboard can keep all craft projects organized
White table with flowers in a vase on it and with transparent chairs around it and bench with pillows across the table
Used with permission of Leo Designs Chicago
  • a good organization system in place – every craft room is going to need to have an organization system in place to keep the space orderly. Everything has its place and a good system will ensure that all supplies are in their place for easy access. This can be as simple as using a color coordination system. Red drawers can hold red yarn and so on. Clear labels on storage items should be large and easy to see. An organization system can be put into place at any point to ensure efficiency is in place
  • a handy rack for storage – a simple rack can be placed on the wall to hold and display any needed bottles of paint, thread, yarn, and any other needed craft supplies. A simple rack can be painted to add color to a craft room. A rack hung on a wall will take up less space and can be picked up at a thrift store or purchased new
  • jars and bows – older jars can be reused and put to good use. Add a colorful bow to the top of a jar once it is washed and clean or tie threads around the upper part to add extra color. Jars can be nicely organized on a lower shelf and filled with needed craft supplies
Blue room with blue closed and sofa and coffee table with tulips in vase
Used with permission of Leo Designs Chicago

The Vibrant and Busy Craft Room

A craft room can be vibrant and filled with:

  • intriguing craft activity
  • enthusiasm
  • great ideas and outstanding craft items
  • comfortable and inspiring surroundings

An exquisite craft room can be created in any space. It can be used for business or for pleasure. A vibrant and busy craft room will offer hours of productive crafting. Thanks to for consulting on this post.


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