Marker, pencil and tool storage was made by using Crystal Light and tin candy containers. Covered with patterned paper and then added magnets to the back of them. Her husband mounted two pieces of sheet metal purchased at a local craft store.
This genius idea just seems too simple. Create a pen caddy with toilet paper rolls and an old shoe box! Or, use them to organize those pesky cords. ( this page isn't found but I think you get the idea )
Keeping your cables organized doesn’t have to be difficult or complicated. Use toilet paper rolls! Simply write on each one what type of cable it contains and insert the neatly coiled cords. Add a few pieces of washi tape for decoration if you like.