Clipboard Décor & DIY

In my daily Pinterest stalking I have noticed a desorganization trend (yeah, I definitely just made up my own word … “desorganization” – [deh.zor.gan.i.za.ti.on] – design meets organization.  Not to be confused with “disorganization” – that word is not currently welcome in my half-boxed apartment.) {Note: I can’t even make some off-handed joke about having too much free time; I actually have no free time and make up these bizarre phrases between thoughts of law, packing, and The Bachelorette on DVR super-speed (no time, people).}

Oh right … clipboards!  On the wall!  Desorganization at it’s best!

DIY your own desorganization décor.  When it comes to mod podge, I’m a cheap sell.  It’s mod podge!  Mod podge provides some semblance of control in my otherwise chaotic life; it reminds me of the 3rd grade (and sorority rush), and (BONUS), at the end of your project, you get to peel your handprint off of your hand and throw it at an unsuspecting bystander (Halloween DIY!).  Also, because I clearly think I’m 8 years old, this DIY involves collaging (which I also became an expert at during sorority rush.)  Cover your clipboard in printed scrapbook paper, magazine clippings, newsprint, fabric swatches, seed packs, receipts, the list goes on.  I’m going to mod podge Taylor Lautner all over my clipboard.  Err, it’s for my teenaged sister.

If you thought my DIY explanation stunk, get more help here, here, and here, or just cover your clipboard with Lisa Frank stickers.

{images a la Pinterest}

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12 comments


  1. what a great creative idea for clipboards. Things people come up with shock me – and make me wonder why my brain isn’t so creative!

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  2. Ana

    I love these decorative schemes! Desorganization it is from now on.

  3. I love these photos and what a smart idea!
    Xx

  4. You had me laughing out loud at this post girl!!! Especially because I just spent the last 2 hours watching Bachelorette 🙂 And I LOVE Taylor Lautner. And clipboards. It reminded me a lot of myself!! Decoupaged clipboards are on my to do list!
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  5. heather j

    I love this idea! Desorganization is a great word by the way.

  6. I love the Clipboard!!! What a funky yet organized touch to any office! I wish I had enough wallspace to “decorate” this way! Brilliant!!

  7. katie

    ohh i’m loving the clipboards! you just gave me a new idea for organizing things in my studio!

  8. soanthro

    Wow I love these! I mean, getting organized anddd creating a cute office space– what’s not to love? 🙂

  9. Grace

    Ooh la la 😉 this is SO creative. I would love to do something like this!!

  10. Anne

    Love these!

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