How to Make Paper Desk Organizers

Dandy Desk Organizer

Dandy Desk Organizer
Dandy Desk Organizer
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Everyone will be envious of your dandy desk organizer -- if you like, you can even make one for your friends and family.

What You'll Need:

  • Cereal box
  • Construction paper
  • Transparent and colored tape or glue
  • Assorted cardboard food containers (orange juice cans, small cereal boxes, etc.)
  • Scissors
  • Stickers
  • Markers or crayons
  • Other craft supplies

How to Make a Dandy Desk Organizer:

Use tape or glue to cover a large cereal box with colored paper. Arrange the assorted food containers on the cereal box, and carefully trace the outlines. Cut out each shape so the containers will fit into the cereal box.

Cover the containers with colored paper, insert them in the cereal box, and glue or tape them in place.

Decorate everything; you can use stickers, markers, crayons, and construction paper cutouts -- anything you'd like. Or, if you want to give your organizer as a gift, use whatever you think your friend or family member would like.

Now that you learned how to make a horizontal organizer, keep reading to learn how to create a vertical desk organizer.

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