DIY Ribbon Organizer - Do you have an excess of ribbon that you need to tame?  See how I used materials that I had laying around to create super easy, really quick racks to contain my collection!

Do you have an excess of ribbon that you need to tame?  See how I used materials that I had laying around to create super easy, really quick racks to contain my collection!

Ribbon, ribbon and more ribbon!  I have so many spools that they were starting to take over my craft studio. It’s much more organized now, with everything in plain view on my shelves so I can always see exactly what I have on hand.

Watch the video below to see how I made it, or keep scrolling for written directions!

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Project estimate:

  • Scrap board, on hand
  • Drill, on hand
  • Hot glue, on hand
  • Pencils, on hand or $1
  • Ribbon, on hand

Total:  Free and up!

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Drill holes in a board where you would like each stack of ribbon spools to go.  A 5/16 inch drill bit will make a hole that is just the right size!

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Squirt a little hot glue into the holes, the firmly press a pencil into each hole.

DIY Ribbon Organizer - Do you have an excess of ribbon that you need to tame?  See how I used materials that I had laying around to create super easy, really quick racks to contain my collection!

I added some ribbon to trim the edges of mine to make it a wee bit prettier.  This is an optional step, but since you’ve got all that ribbon on hand anyway, why not?

DIY Ribbon Organizer - Do you have an excess of ribbon that you need to tame?  See how I used materials that I had laying around to create super easy, really quick racks to contain my collection!

Slide your spools of ribbon onto the pencils, then sit back and enjoy your handiwork!