Monday, February 27, 2012

Cheap, DIY Jewelry organizer

I have an issue with taking my jewelry off in random places and losing it! I will take earrings off by my nightstand, bracelets off in the bathroom before I take a shower, etc. So after seeing several different versions online, I decided to make a jewelry organizer to keep on my dresser.

This is the end result- It is largely empty still because most of my jewelry was stolen! I decided to hang my most used necklaces, bracelets, rings and earrings on it. I've seen some that were just earrings though.

                                                               To make this, I used:

                                        *Foam board

                                     *Decorative tape- I used a decorative clear tape, but you can use the printed duct tapes as well.


 I used the tacks to make holes for the studs and to hang the hook style earrings as well as the necklaces and bracelets.

To hold all of the earring backs, I just used one of my Juicy boxes- You can make a little earring back holder on the actual foam board, but I just found this way to be easier :)


  1. I so need this!
    Claudia xxx

  2. Cool little project! If only I had somewhere to display that organizer!


  3. Creative and awesome! love it -Melissa

  4. super cute, great idea

  5. Love ways to organize! Wonderful post! Thanks for following, I'm following back! <3 Sarah

  6. I recently got a nice jewelry box - and it's sooooo liberating to have your jewelry organized - best feeling :)


  7. That is awesome. It's beautiful and serves a purpose.

  8. wow this is such a smart idea!! the tape u got is so pretty too. thanks for the idea :D

  9. Oh wow, this is such a great idea. Sorry about your jewelry being stolen, I know how it feels to have stuff stolen and it truly sucks. I just might have to try this. I didn't know that there was clear decorative tape. Where did you buy that from?

    1. I actually found it on Amazon- I just searched for printed duck tape and they have a bunch of different printed clear tapes.

  10. this is such a great idea, and so creative, i'm following you now :)

  11. Great idea! Thank you for sharing :)

  12. Like this idea very much thanks for sharing:)

  13. this is a cute idea. if there was some way to incorporate a mirror on the middle panel, you'd have yourself a vanity! love the decorative tape you used.