Repurposed Items Used for Washi Tape Dispenser Boxes

May 1st, 2012 in member junk     
gadgetsponge Brian Carlisle, contributor
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My wife has a growing collection of washi tape she used in her scrapbooking and crafting projects. Storage obviously became an issue. So my wheels started spinning and I found a solution in a couple of different avenues with large, vintage dominoes and the other style using vintage sewing machine cabinet drawers. Custom paint and distressing followed. And then the additions of beat up yardsticks for measuring or just for the appeal.


Pattern or design used: My own design - Brian of GadgetSponge.com
posted in: member junk, wood, sewing, yardsticks, sewing machine, washi tape, storage, tape dispenser, boxes, dispenser, drawers, slats, rulers, sewing cabinet, dominoes, wooden, Domino

Comments (6)

chicvintagetreasures writes: These are just perfect! LOVE them. They'd be great for ribbon as well.
Posted: 12:22 pm on May 2nd
JunkArchitect writes: Brain, the colors, the yardsticks, the concept...PERFECT...!

Jim

Posted: 3:29 am on May 2nd
gadgetsponge writes: Thanks everyone! The wife is very happy and I had a few left over for the shop. Posted: 7:00 pm on May 1st
homeroad writes: Brian I think this is genius! I can't wait to make something to hold my washi tape! Great idea!
Susan
Homeroad.net Posted: 2:47 pm on May 1st
chippingcharm writes: Great idea...I agree with Andrea, the yardstick is the perfect touch! Laurel Posted: 2:38 pm on May 1st
NDJunkGirl writes: Brian - these are very cool! Love the colors and the yardstick addition is a great touch - neat!

-Andrea Posted: 12:40 pm on May 1st
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