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You Will Need
- A tape measure
- Gift wrapping paper or contact paper
- Double-sided tape
- A straight edte
- A craft knife
- Sturdy cardboard
Measure the drawer
Measure the inside height, width, and depth of the inside of the drawer.
Measure and cut paper
Measure and cut the wrapping paper or contact paper to fit the inside bottom of the drawer. Adhere it with the double-sided tape.
Cut a strip of cardboard
Cut a strip of cardboard to the inside length and depth of your drawer with the craft knife.
Measure in one-third of the length of the strip from each side and cut ¼-inch wide notches through the bottom half of the strip.
Cut vertical dividers
Measure and cut two more cardboard strips equal to the inside width and depth of the drawer. Cut ¼-inch notches at their midpoints, from the top down.
Fit dividers together
Fit the notches in the shorter cardboard strips perpendicularly into the notches in the long strip and fit the divider into your drawer.
Add dividers as needed
Add or remove dividers as you need to, customizing the drawer for your needs.