DIY Phone Book Desk Organizer

It’s time for back to school, but save your grunts and groans, and instead make this a year to remember! Get organized by keeping your new desk and work space clear! Metal organizers can get pricey, so why not recycle those phonebooks you haven’t used in years? You have them sitting around anyway, so you might as well get good use out of them! This unique organizer makes a great gift or it works perfectly at school and around the house!

Check out this cutesy creative do it yourself project we found from curbly, and make one for yourself!


  • Phone book
  • Sharp utility knife
  • Aluminum t-square
  • Cardboard tube
  • Mod Podge
  • 1″ paint brush
  • scissors
  • 12″x12″ cardboard
  • 5 binder clips
  • Hot glue gun
  • Un-sharpened pencil

Get the detailed instructions and update here to create your own cute organizer!

Kalei Munsell

Posted by Kalei Munsell

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