There are some simple things you can do like make tables from your old sewing machines, frame doilies and vintage needle packages that bring nostalgia to a sewing room or sewing area. Here are some irresistible ideas for organizing and decorating that will make you want to find a place for a sewing area even if you don't have one!
Love this idea from blog-craftzine.com, A used crib side makes a great holder for threads or ribbons-Just add nails!
Jars and tins make great containers for small items like buttons and pins
Utensil trays make a perfect organizer for sewing threads and other items. There are some pretty nice vintage wooden ones out there, too
This is perfect for a guys sewing area. A fun gift for the single male. A truck pin cushion! What else could you make into a pin cushion?
Here' a great idea for a portable sewing center, use a vintage suitcas, it's attractive to display and small enough to put under a bed.
And from honeygirlstudio.blogspot.com another suitcase version with dowels for thread or to hang things
More jars--always great for the home crafter
An old organizer--who say it needs to be just for tools? A vintage tool box would work as a sewing kit for a the single guy, too!
Old spice rack and bottles-perfect for sewing items and baubles.
Display old laundry items...adding to the vintage clothing theme.
Frame an old sewing ad or needle packet as decoration
hang a clothesline for vintage kids clothing or works in progress from curbycloset.com!