I hope you all have been having a great week! I am excited to be sharing this super easy catch-all project with you today! I have gathered together with several of my favorite bloggers to share fun DIY ideas to ‘Dress your Desk’ with using some of our favorite goodies from The Container Store in celebration of their annual Office Sale (going on now). The links to all of the participants posts are at the bottom of this post, so you can head there after!
You guys know I know to keep it pretty minimal in my office. I just shared our new double work space last month and there were a lot of very simple lines, natural colors, and clutter free areas for getting work done. One of the BIG ways I keep my desk clean is by enlisting a catch-all. It’s kind of like the ‘junk drawer’ mentality where if even the totally random little tid-bits have a space, the desk can stay clear. In my catch-all I keep everything from binder clips to zip drives, to hand lotion to sticky notes.
For this project, however, I wanted to give the desk a little extra motivational umph! I scanned a handwritten version of my favorite mantra, “dreams don’t work unless you do” and turned it into a vinyl decal and adorning a lucite tray. I have the whole step-by-step coming up next, so let’s go! [Read more…]