Wednesday, 7 August 2013

Mini Mister storage

Hi there.  I am sharing this little storage idea over at Pam's The Bug Bytes blog today, for my monthy visit and of course with all you lovely peeps too :-)

I expect you have already come across this idea, but I was playing around with some florist foam the other day and realised you really can use this for so many things.

I decided to make a little storage square for my Mini Misters.

First off you need a piece of florist foam.  Depending on how many misters you have, then you can choose what size you want.  I used a piece that is 3.5" square and 2.5" deep.

Now all you have to do, is get your mini mister and squash it down into the foam.  I made 9 holes.  It's great, because it really does just form around the mister.

Next up is to decorate it.  I recommend putting paper around the four sides and on the bottom, to protect the floral foam, otherwise you will end up sticking a nail/finger or desktop objects in the foam and it will soon get tatty.  You could also make a small box to place it in if you wish.

I then added some more paper round all the side and bottom edges.  And then finished it off by stamping a butterfly.

And there you have it - a great piece of storage.  Just think of all the different items you could do this for!

Thanks for stopping by.

Happy crafting.


  1. What a super clever storage idea Karon!!! LOVE this and will have to remember this for sure!!
    Thanks for sharing and have a GREAT hump day!!

  2. Great storage idea, Karon. This could work for lots of things.

  3. A really great idea Karon and thanks for sharing.
    Hugs, Fliss xx

  4. What a great storage idea. I love how you decorated it. I don;t have any misters but I know how to store them when I get some. TFS and happy Hump Day my friend.
    Have a creative day.
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  5. What a clever idea, Karon! I have to get a hunk of florist foam....and a few mini misters too! LOL
    xxx Asha
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  6. I am so doing this for my mini misters!! Love it!! Thanks for the inspiration my friend!! Happy Wednesday :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  7. Clever and great way to store those misters.. I'm sure this will inspire alot of crafters....

  8. Great ida Karon! Thanks for sharing.

  9. Fabulous and super clever idea! TFS!!

  10. This is a wonderful idea! Love how you decorated yours. TFS.

  11. A wonderfully creative idea, Karon! I love that it's simple and effective. Thank you for sharing! :o)

    Hugs and blessings!

  12. OMG! what a fantastic idea, I had never seen this one before so thanks for sharing your project today my friend!!
    Have a great evening

  13. Wonderful creative idea, Karon. Thank you for sharing.

  14. Such a great idea and stylish too! Great idea, Karon.

  15. Great idea :)
    I like your idea of adding the paper around it. As I like to play with the foam, by sticking my fingernail into it, lol.


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