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DIY Makeup Storage for Crafty Girls to save Money ...

By Neecey

When you have enough makeup to sink a small boat, you need good storage solutions. There are some brilliant storage options available to buy but if you're a crafty gal or on a budget, DIY solutions are your friend.

1 Bowl Storage

Bowl StorageSource: Bright Bedroom on a Budget
Made from dollar store wooden bowls cut in half

2 Make-up Magnet Board

Make-up Magnet BoardSource: Laura Thoughts: Make-up Magnet Board
If you don't have an old picture frame, it's easy enough to make your own from some molding and board.


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3 Nail Polish Storage

Nail Polish StorageWhat a great use for Ribba picture ledges from Ikea.

4 Makeup Tool Holder

Makeup Tool HolderAll you need is a jar and marbles or glass beads (or beans or anything small and round).

5 Candle Jar Organizer

Candle Jar OrganizerSource: Lust for Lip Gloss: DIY
A clever idea for your lipstick stash

6 Cake Stand

Cake StandYou can pick up vintage cake stands cheaply in thrift stores

7 Old Plastic Bottles

Old Plastic BottlesSource: Pluii
I'd never have thought of this.

8 Mix and Match Glass Boxes for an Eclectic Look

Mix and Match Glass Boxes for an Eclectic LookSource: Glass - ShopStyle
This is a chic way to store your makeup.

9 DIY Lipstick Holder

DIY Lipstick HolderSource: DIY Lipstick Holder
Made from old cardboard boxes.

10 Ice Trays for Singles

Ice Trays for SinglesNow you can easily see all your shades.

11 Use a Toolbox

Use a ToolboxSource: Your Pink Box
Appropriate your dad's tool station from the garage and give it a spray paint makeover.

12 DIY Chevron Glitter Vanity Tray

DIY Chevron Glitter Vanity TraySource: Craft A Doodle Doo: The
Or you could just use a pretty try you find cheap at a thrift store or elsewhere.

13 Makeup Palette Organizer

Makeup Palette OrganizerSource: The {Not-So-Secret} Life of Jennifer
Made from a pot lid organizer/rack. I'm thinking a wire dish rack could work too.

14 Stacked Trays

Stacked TraysSource: Shabby Sweet Cottage: Stacked Trays
The trays are stacked using wooden candlesticks.

15 Brush for Brushes

Brush for BrushesHow clever is this? It's just a brush head you can pick up at a hardware store.

16 DIY Lipstick Organizer. THIS is so COOL!!!

DIY Lipstick Organizer. THIS is so COOL!!!Source: Made a Lipstick Organizer. X-post
Made from PVC pipe.

17 DIY Makeup Brush Roll

DIY Makeup Brush RollI'm so impressed by this.

18 Repurpose a Sephora Gift Box

Repurpose a Sephora Gift BoxSource: DIY: Makeup Storage Box from
Any good deep box will work for this.

19 Makeup Organizer

Makeup OrganizerSource: How to DIY Cardboard Desktop
Feeling crafty?

20 Upcycle a Filing Cabinet

Upcycle a Filing CabinetSource: Friday Finds: my favorite DIY

21 DIY Drawer Storage

DIY Drawer StorageSource: Peachfizzz: DIY: Make Up Storage
You'll need a collection of same-sized boxes to achieve this.

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