Category Archives: Craft Room Organization

4 Scrap Storage Options

Organizing your scraps is easy, just follow the 4 Section System. Organize your scraps by color, theme/sentiment, or season/holiday.

If you want to get the best use of your scraps, try to store them with other supplies in the same category, i.e., Christmas scraps should be stored with your other Christmas supplies, blue scraps should be stored in the blue rainbow section, etc. To be organized, you need to "keep things together you use together", and scraps are no exception.

This post is more about storage options than organizing.  If you need help organizing scraps, try watching the GOC Paper Organization Challenge.

The ScrapMaster

These 12x12 file folders are ideal for scrap storage in conjunction with Paper Storage Boxes, Fab Files, or Paper Handlers.  Each folder has 3 large pockets and 3 smaller gusseted interior pockets.

The ScrapRack - Use basic storage pages

The ScrapRack is the perfect place to store all of your scrapbooking supplies, even your scraps.  Store your scraps in ScrapRack pages in the 4 Section System.  Christmas scraps in the calendar section, green scraps in the rainbow.  If you keep your scraps with all of your other supplies you'll be far more likely to use them!  My favorite pages for scrap storage are the Fabulous Four and the Vertical DoubleDouble-Sided Duos work well also!

Kiwi Lane Template Organizer

The Kiwi Lane Template Organizer storage cards can be used to store scraps too.  There are 5 different designs available (the 5th arriving in mid-February 2019).  They all store neatly in the box that is included with the Designer Template Organizer Set. Sorry, the box is not sold separately.

This Single pocket will be released in mid-February, 2019.

A standard file folder

Use a standard file folder to contain your scraps.  Add a file folder to each section of your paper storage system.  File folders work best when used with Paper Storage Boxes.  Don't worry about longer scraps sticking out the back of the file folder - they'll still fit nicely in your Paper Storage Box.

One tip: for maximum visibility, stack your scraps smallest to largest in the file folder.

Thanks for stopping by today.

Happy Crafting,

Totally-Tiffany signature T.

Tabs, Labels, Pockets & Dividers – fine tune your organization system

5×7, 6×6, 8×8, 8.5×11, A4, 12×12 …- the perfect sizes for organizing your craft supplies. You may own 1 or 2 of our products that come preloaded with tabbed pockets, labels or dividers.  But did you know you can purchase these items separately? Here’s a quick breakdown of the sizes and how, where, and why… Continue Reading

6 Reasons to take the challenge!

You have a goal to get your craft supplies ORGANIZED. You want to be able to craft with friends and family. Right now the condition of your room/space doesn’t allow for that. You’re frustrated with spending most of your crafting time digging and searching for supplies you “know” you have. You’re tired of buying duplicates.… Continue Reading

Label your Buddy Bags to remember their names

I don’t want to offend any of our adorable Buddy Bags by saying they all look alike, but let’s face it, they all look alike, especially when they’re empty. Remembering which are your favorites can be difficult when they’re out of the packaging and in use in your craftroom, bathroom, closet, garage, etc. Here’s a… Continue Reading

The Get Organized Challenge, what you need to know.

What do you need to participate? The only thing you really need is a desire to get your craft supplies organized. There are no requirements for product purchases.  Tiffany makes a point of offering other suggestions for storage products that can be used in place of Totally-Tiffany brand products during each of the classes. We… Continue Reading

12×12 Tabbed Divider Pockets

The basic information: Name: 12×12 File Pockets SKU: RF-XL5PK Price: $6.99 File Pocket dimensions: 12.5″ x 12.5″ (not including the tab). 5 white label stickers are included. The 12×12 tabbed divider pockets fit in 3 of our most popular products, The XL Fab File, the 12×12 Paper Handler, and our classic Paper Storage Boxes. The… Continue Reading

8.5×11 Tabbed Divider Pockets – 2 ways

Do you love the supplies offered by manufacturers in the UK and other countries outside the USA, but have difficulty storing them because their standard paper is slightly different than USA standard paper? I’m happy to report that 2 of our newest product additions work great for 8.5 x 11 and A4.  We’ve made a… Continue Reading

Would You Rather…

Spend 15 minutes digging through a bin, box, or drawer, of jumbled stamps, OR… Take a QUICK look at all of your stamps presented in a visible, accessible and attractive manner on your craft room shelf? Wood-mounted stamps, like any other craft supply, are an investment. Why would you store all of those expensive wood-mounted… Continue Reading

Would You Rather…

Carry a heavy bin, box, or drawer of jumbled wooden stamps to your crafting space OR… Carry a lightweight bag that has all your wooden stamp stored, protected, labeled, and organized? Wood-mounted stamps, like any other craft supply, are an investment. Why would you store all of those expensive wood-mounted stamps in a plastic bin… Continue Reading

Over the Door Storage – 3 things you want to know about our COPS system

Over-the-door storage options have been available for years.  There’s nothing new with the idea, but our COPS – Clearly Organized Pocket System is a unique over-the-door storage system in 3 ways. 1 Small individual panels With most over-the-door storage, the storage panel is one long panel with no options for length. Our system is designed… Continue Reading

What type of crafter are you?

We’ve added a few friends to the get organized challenge group and you’ll definitely want to get to know them! In fact,  one of them could be you, with a different name of course. One of the biggest challenges with getting our craft supplies organized and keeping them organized is that there is no “one… Continue Reading

The Companion Cart – Crafty little organizer

What do I hear most about the Companion Cart with the Craft Wrap Apron? “I can’t believe how much this little cart holds.” The second most common comment, “I loved it so much I bought another one.” This little cart is so incredibly versatile; from the pull out baskets to the “under the desk” height,… Continue Reading

Just Imagine…easy access to your scrapbooking supplies.

Just imagine sitting down with your craft supplies & CREATING instead of searching for things. The ScrapRack is Scrapbooking Supply Organization simplified! I’m not sure the ScrapRack is for you, but I know I couldn’t craft without mine.  What do you know about the ScrapRack?  In this post I’ve tried to coordinate  all the blog… Continue Reading

Where can you put your ScrapRack?

Where can’t you put your ScrapRack is probably a better questions.  Because The ScrapRack is component driven it can be configured to fit into any number of places. On an IKEA Expedit or Kallax Probably one of the most popular pieces of furniture in a craftroom, the IKEA Kallax or Expedit are the perfect width… Continue Reading

What is a ScrapRack

The ScrapRack is the scrapbooking supply organization system that combines the ease of binders with the functionality of filing.  There are 4 components to The ScrapRack System; The ScrapRack Base, Spinders, Storage Pages and Dividers. 1. The base unit The main component is called a ScrapRack Base unit.  This metal base is hinged at the… Continue Reading

Totally Tools – How to organize scrapbooking tools

Small handheld tools like scissors and rulers, large electric tools like the Gemini or Cricut, big flat tools like cutting mats and punch boards, – all of them need to be organized and stored so they’re easy to use.  There are many challenges with organizing your tools; size and shape, how they’re used, what they’re… Continue Reading

How to choose the right wood stamp organizers for your crafting life

There are dozens of wood stamp organizer choices, but which one is right for you? Before you decide on the best organizers for your wood stamps, think about your crafting life.  Different types of organizers work better for different types of crafters.  Try asking yourself the following questions.  Your answers will help you choose the… Continue Reading

Why create a catalog of your tools?

If you’ve joined me for a Get Organized Challenge or taken any of my organizing seminars you’ve probably heard me talk about creating catalogs.  I was asked recently, “Why do you think catalogs are so important?” Here’s a list of my top 7 reasons for taking the time to create a catalog of your crafting… Continue Reading

How to keep scrapbooking collections together within your paper storage system

Organizing your paper into 3 major categories – Themes/Sentiments, Calendar Year and The Rainbow is simply the best way to sort and store crafting paper.  Within those sections you may have collections of paper that you want to, and should, keep together. I’ve listed a few of the products below that I would recommend for… Continue Reading