FREE PDF Style File

By: Diy maven Jun 24, 2009

created at: 2009-06-24

The Nest offers some handy worksheets to make life a bit easier. The one that caught my eye this morning was their Style File. Basically it's a take-with-you-when-you-shop worksheetContinue Reading

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Free, Printable Mini File Folders.

By: Chrisjob Mar 05, 2009

WHO CARES what you'd use 'em for? They're adorable!

Whisker Graphics offers these FREE, download, print, and cut miniature file folders. Coming in at 4.75 x 7", you could use 'em for any of these recommended purposes:

- Store recipes from magazines
- Print a out and give as gifts
- Keep one in your purse to wrangle receipts
- An invite's handsome carrying case. (They fit nicely in a A7 envelope.)
- Put photos in them to give toContinue Reading

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How To: Make Custom Magazine Files

By: Chrisjob Jan 10, 2009

Monica has created the perfect DIY organizational project: custom magazine files that fit not only your room's decor, but your bookshelfs actual dimensions. These are guaranteed to look much more sharp and last way longer than ye old Flyt...


So says Monica, "Having gone to many different stores in the Bay Area, we decided that to be most efficient we would have to embark on a journey to create our own boxes. This turned outContinue Reading

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How to Turn a Tote Bag into File Tote

By: Diy maven Jun 18, 2007

Portable file totes are a great way to store papers, but they’re generally very utilitarian. However, if you want a more attractive and inexpensive alternative, you might want to convert a straw handbag or basket into a personal file cabinet. The whole process took me about ten minutes and cost–no kidding–$2.50.


What you’ll need:

A straw tote or basket that will accommodate letter or legal-sized manila file folders (I found the perfect straw toteContinue Reading

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