DIY Closet Organizer Tags

closet organizer tags

I am trying to create a little more space and organization to my small compact closet.  I started the process by sorting through and donating those items that I very seldom wear or that I haven’t worn in a very long time.  It’s amazing the things we hold onto thinking SOMEDAY we might wear it.

It’s so refreshing to leg things go!

So now that I have created a little more space, I wanted to do something to keep things a little more organized.  I put the clothes in categories so I can find things easier.  I came across this idea on Pinterest and thought I would give it a whirl.

These closet organizer tags are easy to make and a quick project.

DIY Closet Organizer Tags

Using craft foam sheets (thick card stock or scrapbook paper would work great too), trace around a small bowl that measures around 4 inches or so.

DIY Closet Organizer Tags

Find a small lid that measures around 2 inches and just eyeball it to the center point, and trace around it.

DIY Closet Organizer Tags

Cut out the outer circle.

DIY Closet Organizer Tags

Cut a slit into the center and cut around the inner circle.

DIY Closet Organizer Tags

Label the tags using a marker.  You could get a lot more fancy than this perhaps using cute printed card stock or even typing it up on a computer.  I just wanted something quick and easy.

DIY Closet Organizer Tags

Cut out and label as many as you need. These tags would be great in the kids closets too.

There you have it.  EASY PEASY!
Could you stand to do a little closet makeover?
Have fun and remember…LESS IS MORE!

Printable Cash Envelope Tabs

Do you know what the Cash Envelope System is?

The envelope system is nothing new, it’s been around for decades. It is a method of keeping track of your money (managing your budget). These cash envelope tabs are the best! Dave Ramsey teaches this method in his training. I LOVE IT!

With the envelope system you use cash for different categories of your budget, and you keep that cash tucked away in envelopes. You can see exactly how much money you have left in a budget category just by taking a quick peek in your envelope. How easy is that?

Well it just became a lot easier.

I used to use actual envelopes and had a separate wallet for my cash. It was bulky, my envelopes wore out quickly, and there was a lot of fumbling around my wallet at the cash register. I got thinking, there has got to be a better way! So I designed these tabs and my life is much better, especially when it comes to spending.

These tabs fit right inside your existing wallet (unless you have a very small wallet). There is no need to have TWO wallets! Who has room for that?

The tabs can be purchased from my Etsy shop already made, but for those of you who like to Do It Yourself, why not just make them yourself? That way you can customize and print out as often as needed.

Where can you get the printable download?

These printable and editable cash envelope tabs are available  in my Etsy shop.
 

Where do you find a good wallet?

When looking for a suitable wallet, look for one that has a roomy area for a lot of cash. Make sure it is at least 7 1/2 – 8 1/2 inches wide. I like these Mundi wallets. You can find them in most retail stores or here on Amazon.
 
Check out this post to find out a little more about saving money using the CASH ENVELOPE SYSTEM.
This is a no brainer, easy way to get control of your spending. Download and print as many time as you want.

Let me know how this system is working for you, and if you have any other comments or suggestions regarding budgeting or saving.

Happy Budgeting!