Ask and ye shall receive.
I queried the GlassyEyes Hive Mind last week looking for some storage ideas for my burgeoning collection of eyeglasses. It outgrew two drawers and space being at a premium, I was searching for something that would make it easy for me to see what I have while making organizational sense.
I got a number of really good ideas (click the collage above for a better view).
I was thinking of building a wall-mounted system on my own, but after seeing a couple of the photographs people sent in, I realized my perfect solution was pre-existing and right in front of my face (literally). My anguish turned to glee in a matter of moments.
It may not be for everyone, but it works great for me. An additional tick in the pro column, is that it provides me a some motivation when the blogging muse is a bit quiet.
Replication of this system will set you back between $5 and $15, plus some anchor bolts.
Here are a couple of links (I use the first one, but depending on your situation, the second, cheaper option may work out just fine).
- At March 26, 2009 at 9:37 AM firstname.lastname@example.org said...
wow great ideas! Im going to use the shoe rack idea. I have to keep all mine in the cases because my toddler and cats love to get into everything.
- At April 2, 2009 at 2:17 PM Ira said...
Here's another option submitted by Sean K.: