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Posted 2/8/2014 by Leone in General Scrappin'
 

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Posted: 2/8/2014 8:12:49 PM
I don't want to put racks on the wall. Does anyone have a good idea how to store them so you can actually see what you have?

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Posted: 2/8/2014 8:15:58 PM
I have a 6 drawer alex cart from ikea put drawer liners in so they don't slide around

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Posted: 2/8/2014 8:57:57 PM
Watching this. All of my punches are in a very large plastic storage bin, so I have to rummage through to find the right one. At least I know where they are!


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Posted: 2/8/2014 9:40:44 PM
How about some of those food can riser thingies that are made for pantries?

ETA: Like this - on Amazon






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Posted: 2/9/2014 8:46:14 AM
The over the door hanging shoe organizer with the clear plastic pouches is the best idea I have seen.
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Posted: 2/9/2014 9:58:35 AM
Another vote for drawers. It's all really a matter of personal preference. I like to see what I have, but not have to see it all the time, kwim? Right now the few MS punches I have are in this (that I got for free when the store I worked in was closing) since I can't afford an Alex just yet.




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Posted: 2/9/2014 2:25:47 PM
I've been giving thought to this idea since it wouldn't require permanent wall fixtures & I have a deep window with impenetreble sides (I still haven't figured out if they're made of steel, concrete, or what!).


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Posted: 2/9/2014 3:25:39 PM
I would love some ideas for storing mine. Right now I have mine in Sterilite shoebox size drawers...but the ones I use most I have in a basket...either way I am rummaging. I need things out and accessible or I will never use them.


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Posted: 2/9/2014 4:01:53 PM
I don't want want stuff all over the walls. Mine are in my huge desk drawers. I sit very close to them so it's a breeze to reach for them.
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Posted: 2/9/2014 4:20:21 PM
Well, a pea named Fleur-de-Lisa has the most awesome collection of Martha Stewart punches, and although she stores many on rails on the wall, she also uses risers on shelves,a s someone has already suggested. Here is a link to her blog post about her punch storage. (Be prepared to drool over her collection, LOL!)

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Posted: 2/9/2014 4:44:11 PM
Thanks for the suggestions. I think the risers for the shelf looks promising.
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