Sunday, 18 December 2011

Handy Tips

Some handy tips found on the net.

Links listed as credited where possible.

We kept a few tips for another post, so do come back to enjoy some more.


.Clever ideas: store bedlinen sets inside their pillowcases
Store bedlinen sets inside one of their own pillowcases and there will be no more hunting through piles for a match.

Clever ideas: bowl as iPhone sound amplifier
Pump up the volume by placing your iPhone / iPod in a bowl – the concave shape amplifies the music.

Cleaver ideas: wet wipe dispenser as plastic bag storage
Re-use a wet-wipes container to store plastic bags.
Clever ideas: baby powder to remove sand from feet 

Add this item to your beach bag. Baby powder gets sand off your skin easily – who knew?!


Clever ideas: velcro strip on wall to hold soft toys 

Attach a velcro strip to the wall to store soft toys.


Clever ideas: gift wrap storage on cupboard ceiling 

Look up! Use wire to make a space to store gift wrap rolls against the ceiling, rather than cluttering up the floor.


Clever idea: stocking over vacuum to pick up lost items 

Gotcha! Find tiny lost items like earrings by putting a stocking over the vacuum hose.

Clever idea: box lid cupcake holder

Make an instant cupcake carrier by cutting x's into a box lid.


Clever idea: how to fold a fitted sheet 

This one is great for those who can’t stand the scrunching and bunching: how to perfectly fold a fitted sheet.


Clever idea: magnetic bobbypin storage 

Forever losing your bathroom essentials? Use magnetic strips to store bobby pins (and tweezers and clippers) behind a vanity door

Clever idea: use shower caps to hold shoes when packing 

A tip for holiday packing. Store shoes inside shower caps to stop dirty soles rubbing on your clothes. And you can find them in just about every hotel!


Clever idea: muffin pan craft storageVia:

A muffin pan becomes a craft caddy. Magnets hold the plastic cups down to make them tip-resistant.


Clever idea: bread tags as cable labels 

Bread tags make the perfect-sized cord labels.

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