When you start scrapbooking, you’ll also start accumulating paper, and 12″x12″ scrapbook paper is a common and popular paper size choice among scrapbookers.
If is therefore commonplace for scrapbookers to be looking for 12 x 12 paper storage solutions.
The market has been rolling out different paper organization and storage solutions and right on this page, I’ll share with you what I find to be practical and easy scrapbook paper storage ideas. You can consider these paper storage options if you’ve been wondering how should you be organizing and storing your 12×12 inch paper.
By getting the right paper storage that suits your needs, you’ll have a clear idea of the scrapbook paper you have on hand, and these storage will also protect your paper and keep them in good shape.
12″x12″ Scrapbooking Paper Storage Ideas
There are various ways to store and organize your scrapbooking paper.
A 12×12 inch paper holder can be a good idea to hold and store your scrapbook paper vertically. With such paper holders, you can easily see all your paper.
One of these paper holders is even expandable to hold more sheets. While the rest are plain in design, the expandable one comes with a pretty black and white leaf motifs design.
My first 12×12 paper organizer was a milky white plastic vertical paper holder, similar to the StorageStudios holder featured below. It’s small, low cost, and did a nice job in keeping my small stack of paper neat and organized.I also bought dividers that fit into the folder to sort my paper by colors.
Advantus Cropper Hopper Easy Access Paper Holder, BlackAdvantus Cropper Hopper Projections Expandable Paper Holder, 13.5 by 14.25 by 1-Inch, Expands to 9-InchDarice Vertical Paper Holder, 12 by 12-InchPaper Holder 12.5″X13″X2.625″
12×12 Storage Case for Paper
Let’s say you don’t have a lot of scrapbook paper as you just start scrapbooking, or you’re looking for a portable storage case that you can bring out to scrapbooking social events, a scrapbook paper storage case would the the paper storage solution for you.
Such storage cases would also protect your paper from bends and tears.
For the expandable storage cases, they are self-standing and come with handles that you can easily carry the case with you to wherever creativity takes you.
IRIS 6-Piece Portable Project and Scrapbook Case, 12 by 12-Inch, ClearArtBin 6912AB Essentials Storage Box, 14.125 by 13.625 by 3-Inch, TranslucentGenerations Scrapfolio Expandable Storage Case, Frost, 12-Inch-by-12-InchStorage Studios Expanding Paper Folio for 12 x 12 Sheets, 15.75 x 13 x 3 Inches, Color May Vary, CH93391
12″ x 12″ Paper Holder by Stamp n Storage
This is a versatile piece of paper storage furniture. With its wooden appearance, you can use it as it is to match with other wooden storage furniture or you can do what scrapbookers are great at, adhering scrapbook paper to create a beautiful exterior design that pleases you.
You also have the option to buy more units to stack on, turning it into a paper storage tower. It’s sturdy and could withstand weight. The other cool thing about this wooden paper storage is that it can hold your scrapbook paper either vertically or horizontally, it’s up to your preference. It’s good quality and made in Minnesota, USA.
12×12 Paper Folder
Paper storage folders are perfect if you like to sort paper with tabs and dividers. If you have a small amount of scrapbook paper, these paper folders would be for you too.
Listed here is also a scrapbook file box that comes with 3 file folders, and these will help you sort and organize your growing paper stack.
Darice 60124 Spectrafile 14-by-14-Inch 13-Pocket Expanding FileAdvantus Cropper Hopper Paper Organizer, 12 by 12-InchIRIS Scrapbook File Box, ClearAdvantus Cropper Hopper Expandable Paper Organizer, 12-Inch by 12-Inch
12 x 12 Vertical Paper Storage Tower
If you have many scrapbooking paper but have little space in your room to store your paper or you would like to save space, vertical paper storage tower is the answer. Go for vertical organization.
You can place such vertical paper storage right on your floor and the storage unit can stand in a corner of your room for your easy access . However, if you prefer a paper storage that can be placed on your craft desk, then a low vertical paper organization unit would be ideal.
Rolling Paper Storage Solutions
If you need your paper storage to be easily wheeled to another room, or to roll over to your scrapbooking desk whenever you’re scrapping, paper storage unit with rollers would fit the bill perfectly.
These paper storage with rollers don’t just store paper, they store your scrapbook supplies as well. If you don’t have that much scrapbook supplies, you can even keep all your scrapbooking stuff into one of this rolling paper storage.
Most of these comes with clear drawers so you can easily see what’s stored within each drawer. But there’s one that comes with colored drawers for a more fun look, and yet it still allows you to see what’s kept within the drawers.
Iris Scrapbooking CartIRIS Project and Scrapbook Carts 6 Case Chest with Casters Color: WhiteSeville Classics 15.5-Inch by 15.4-Inch by 38.2-Inch 10 Drawer Organizer CartSterilite 6 Drawer Craft Cart- Multi Color
DIY 12×12 Paper Storage Wire Rack
This is a pretty cool DIY idea, creating your own scrapbooking paper rack using wire storage cube and clear cable ties.
You can usually get these wire storage cubes in white or black color, and you can work out the number of rack sleeves you would like for your paper storage unit. Highly customizable if you don’t mind putting in the work to get it assembled yourself.