7 Quick Fixes: Wrapping Paper Storage Stations by

Issue 103 · DIY Holiday Decor · December 16, 2013

7 Quick Fixes: Wrapping Paper Storage Stations

Issue 103 · DIY Holiday Decor · December 16, 2013

I'm never going to be that person with a designated gift-wrapping room; I might, however, put one of these storage solutions to work in an unused corner.

DIY Wall Mounted Wrapping Paper Storage Remodelista

Above: A back-of-the-door solution involving wall-mounted metal hooks and wooden dowels, via Arnelle Blog. Caroline Drake, the writer of the blog, used 3 1/2-inch zinc-plated Tarp Rope Hooks from Stanley Hardware ($1.17 each from Amazon) and Lowes' Wood Dowels cut to the width of her doors.

Wrapping Cart Crate and Barrel Remodelista

Above: The Wrapping Cart from Crate & Barrel is $159.95.


Above: Remodelista's own Francesca Connolly stores wrapping paper in a tall glass florist vase (you can see more of Francesca's Brooklyn Heights brownstone in Remodelista: A Manual for the Considered Home). Photo by Matthew Williams.

architect blueprint storage remodelista

Above: The 50 Compartment Roll Storage Cart on wheels is designed for architects' blueprint storage (we'd use it for wrapping paper); $328 from ULine.

Home Depot Wrapping Station Remodelista

Above: A DIY Wrapping Station Project from Home Depot. N.B. Home Depot also sells the Martha Stewart Living 42-Inch Gift Wrap Hutch for $179.

Pottery Barn Wrapping Station Remodelista

Above: The Whitney Wrapping Paper Hutch from Pottery Barn is $399.

Wrapping Paper Stored in Metal Bin Remodelista

Above: The easiest route? Storing rolls of paper in a metal bin on wheels; for a DIY project, go to Chez Larsson.

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