DIY Sunglass Organizer

If you are wondering how to store sunglasses properly, then the sunglasses organizer is the best conclusion. But it would be nicer if you could make it yourself.

Find the best DIY sunglass organizer ideas that will keep your room tidy. It could protect your sunglass as well.

The various ideas below are perfect for both a beginner and an expert at woodworking skills.

Here is a list of the DIY sunglass organizer idea for you to consider:

Improve Your Sewing Skill

DIY Sunglass Holder Sewing
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This sewing technic is not a big deal, even if you are a beginner. It is a straightforward project you can make within hours during your leisure time. And the materials that will take part in this project are:

  • Patterned fabric
  • Wooden dowel
  • Elastic
  • Yarn
  • Pins

Measure the sunglass organizer according to how many sunglasses you will store.

Choose the good quality of the elastic since it is the key element of this organizer that will hold the sunglasses. Ensure you use an eye-catching patterned fabric for a perfect look. 

Upcycle The Old Frame

DIY Wooden Frame Sunglass Organizer

You won’t run out of ideas while finding the best sunglasses storage, try upgrading the old wooden frame and turn it into a DIY sunglass organizer.

No worries, this project is also user-friendly, which is good for you even if it is your first time making it.

Repaint the wooden frame as you wish. Install the wire where you will hang the sunglasses, then fasten them using the gun staple. Attach it on the backside of the frame.

Cute DIY Sunglass Organizer

Cute DIY Sunglass Organizer

You will love how this DIY sunglass organizer works and upgrade the look of your wall effortlessly. 

It is a wooden material with a touch of art that takes a huge part to make the sunglass organizer looks fabulous. 

The materials that will help you to create the cute organizer are:

  • Wood plaque – various sizes, 8 – 10″
  • Wood circle – 3″
  • Wood knob – 1″
  • 2 Wood pieces – 2″ x 5/8″ x 3/8″
  • Mod Podge Hard Coat
  • Foam – colors to make the hair, bows, accessories
  • Scissors
  • Craft glue
  • Hot glue gun
  • Paintbrushes
  • Command strips
  • Patterns for the hair 

More versatile decorative piece ideas for your wall: DIY Wall Clock

An Attractive Creation

DIY Eyeglass Organizer

The DIY sunglass storage must be functional and also aesthetically pleasing at the same time. 

It is a common wooden board where the sunglasses are perfectly hung. But, it is painted in a shiny color with a simple yet adorable waterslide decal paper decorative piece. 

Supplies you will need are:

  • Wood
  • Elastic
  • Water Slide Decal Paper
  • Clear Coat (Acrylic Coating) Spray 
  • Staple gun
  • Upholstery Tacks

This pretty sunglass organizer will upgrade the design and light up your space beautifully. 

Use The Simple Board And Hooks

DIY Sunglass Holder For Wall
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When you have a chance to make a versatile project inexpensively, don’t ever skip it. Try applying the straightforward project made out of ripped-down pieces of 2×4 and a couple of hooks.

Glue the pieces of the wood together and clamps them to make them strongly attached.

Measure where you will attach the hooks, then install the dowel, which will be a sunglass holder. Polish it with a clear coat so that you can expose the natural color and texture of the wood.

DIY Sunglass Wall Holder

DIY Sunglass Wall Holder

Stop throwing away the unused things in your house. Consider upcycling it instead.

It could be storage that will hold your sunglasses collection. This kind of storage will help you find your glasses easily. Other than that, it helps to prevent the messy corner in your house.

Paint the bike wheel with eye-catching color to make it works as an aesthetical point on the wall. And if you want a neutral tone, the silver paint would be perfect with a glossy finishing.

I’m Ready To Go!

DIY Sunglass Case Purse

When summer is coming, the sunglasses will be essential stuff. Protect your sunglasses from unwanted crack. This practical sunglass organizer is worth having. With the following materials, you can create your DIY sunglass organizer:

  • Thin leather
  • Leather glue
  • Fabric scissors
  • 1/2″ magnetic snap

Cut down the leather into rectangular shapes. Then create a sunglass shape that will be a decorative accent made out of black leather. 

Sew the case, along with the sunglasses accent, then attach the magnetic snap. Voila! This purse is ready to bring. 

DIY Sunglasses Organizer Box

DIY Sunglasses Organizer Box

If you collect more sunglasses, then you will need more space to store them.
Maximize the space of the drawer and turn it into a sunglass organizer.

This storage box would be great to keep your sunglasses away from dust and scratches on the glass.

Also, when you put it back as well, you find them way easier. Add the dowels to the drawer, which works to hold the glasses and divide the space inside the drawer as well.

The Elegant Rings

DIY Elegant Sunglass Organizer
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The elegant look could be easily formed from the giant ring. And since the DIY project is always interesting, here is the list of supply materials you will need:

  • 1/2-inch wire
  • Wire cutter or pliers
  • Copper spray paint
  • 1/8-inch-diameter nails
  • Hammer
  • Hot-glue gun and glue sticks if needed
  • Level

Spray paint the wire with copper spray paint for an elegant look. Then, let them dry perfectly before you attach them to the wall. And if you have more glasses, add two more rings and hang them together. 

Stay Simple

DIY Simple Sunglass Organizer

The vertical storage installation should be on the list of your plan. It is a smart choice if you want to free up space in your house. 

You don’t need to spend lots of money with the available material around you.

Supplies you will need:

  • Poplar board
  • Screws
  • Sandpaper

Cut the wood that will be the shelves. After that, sand down the wood for a smoother surface. Assemble the shelves and attach them with the screws. After all, this organizer is ready to install on the wall.

DIY Easy Sunglass Organizer

DIY Easy Sunglass Organizer

This kind of organizer looks like a great showcase. 

A list of materials you will need to make this sunglass organizer are:

  • Wood plaque
  • Balsa wood square dowel
  • Balsa wood wide craft stick
  • White paint
  • 1 sheet suede leather trim
  • Paintbrushes
  • Super glue

Cut the wood material that creates a rectangular frame. Cut the leather sheet where it will be a backdrop of this storage. 

Insert the balsa wood dividers and the shelves. Attach the leather and make it works as a hanging strap across the top. 

Create The Functional Chalkboard

DIY Chalkboard Sunglass Organizer

Create a chalkboard but transform it into more functional stuff in your house.  It is a common wooden board that is coated with black chalk paint.

Double paint the board to ensure it is perfectly covered. Once it perfectly dries, drill the board to install the twine. You can start placing the sunglasses on the twine. And if it is too boring, decorate it with simple drawings.

Hang this DIY sunglass organizer using flair. You will have a simple and functional decorative piece in one.

You Will Love The Details

DIY Frame Sunglass Organizer

The details of this wooden frame look gorgeous. When it usually works to display the delightful photograph, try to upgrade it and turn it into a fabulous sunglass organizer. 

This easy peasy project is great if you are a beginner. Get the following materials to make it:

  • Hot glue gun
  • Wooden frame
  • Hemp string
  • Spray paint

Spray paint the wooden frame with your favorite color, let it dries. 

Glue the hemp string on the backside of the wooden frame. Once they dry and perfectly set, you can start hanging the sunglasses. 

The Wall Mounted Organizer

DIY Wall Mounted Sunglass Organizer

Keep your sunglasses collection stay in place properly, where you can find them easily when you need them. Also, keeping it in a certain place will help you to prevent a messy room.

Get the following supplies to make a pretty sunglass organizer:

  • Wood plaque board
  • Craft paint in aqua
  • 1/2″ ruched elastic-gray
  • Rustoleum stain in Kona
  • Grommet
  • 3 M picture hanging strips

Tucking the sunglasses onto the elastic is handier. You can find them easily once you put them back after you finish using them. 

Upcycled The Hanger

Upcycled DIY Sunglass Organizer

If you really do not want to spend lots of money to make a sunglass organizer, try this straightforward project. This project only needs a hanger, ribbon, or deco mesh, and of course your creativity.

You only need to tie a pretty bow with ribbon to the top part of the hanger.
After all, you can start arranging the sunglasses on it. And it is done! You can attach it to the wall.

DIY Sunglass Drawer Organizer

DIY Sunglass Drawer Organizer
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Hide your sunglasses collection in the drawer. It will protect your sunglasses from scratches and also dust. 

Insert the tray made out of wood material into the drawer. The tray is divided by the square dowels so you can keep the sunglasses stay in place safely. 

If you have leisure time, make your own organizer with the supplies below:

Hardwood square dowel

  • Wood glue
  • Toothpicks
  • White paint
  • Foam paintbrush
  • Pencil
  • Tape measure
  • Wax paper
  • Exacto knife
  • Felt drawer liner

Rustic Style Organizer

DIY Tiered Sunglass Organizer

Place this practical storage in your desk to store the sunglass. It is easier for you to choose the best sunglass, which fits your style.

The gray finishing creates a rustic design. It exposes the worn-out look and exposes the natural pattern of the wood.

This compact feature has a simple and elegant look, which won’t make your desk looks stuffy. Even if there is no divider on each tray, it won’t harm your sunglasses collection.

The Floral Pattern Never Fails

DIY Hanging Sunglass Organizer

Bring in this colorful pattern to beautify your wall functionally that could also help you to improve your creativity at the same time. 

You will need various materials, indeed. Yet, it is super easy to make even if you are a beginner and do not have much time to make it. Supplies you will need:

  • Xyron Creative Lite Station and Permanent Refills
  • 3 Wooden Slabs
  • 1 ½ inch Dowel Rods
  • 3 Dowel Rod Caps
  • Scrapbooking Paper
  • Paint
  • Foam Brush
  • Hot Glue Gun + Glue Sticks (not pictured)
  • Jump Rings (not pictured)
  • Scissors
  • Pliers
  • Awl
  • Chain

DIY Standing Sunglass Organizer

DIY Standing Sunglass Organizer
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If you are a DIY enthusiast, this project is good for you. But first, get the following materials:

  • Wood base/plaque
  • 5/8″ Dowel
  • 3/8″ Dowel
  • Wood glue
  • Gold spray paint
  • Drill

Drill the center point of the plaque where you will insert the bigger dowel in. Create some holes on the bigger dowel for the smaller ones. Insert the small dowels into the bigger ones, then glue them. Insert the dowel into the plaque, then glue them as well. Once it sets, paint it and let it dries. 

Bring The Countryside Vibe

DIY Farmhouse Sunglass Organizer
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The farmhouse style is related to the countryside ambiance. The unpainted wooden frame highlight the rustic ambiance. It exposes the natural color, along with the natural texture. 

And the chicken wire also takes part to accentuate the farmhouse look. 

The materials you will need are:

  • Wood
  • Chicken wire
  • Glue
  • Nails
  • Stain

The silver chicken wire looks perfect together with the wooden frame. You will love displaying your sunglasses on this organizer. 

DIY Cheap Sunglass Organizer

DIY Cheap Sunglass Organizer

You will love how this hack works. It is perfect if you are on a budget, yet you have to keep your eyewear stored properly. It is an upcycled white wooden frame and complemented by the wire. 

What you will need:

  • Steel wire
  • Screw eyes
  • Tape measure
  • Ice pick
  • Scissors
  • Pencil

The wire will hold the sunglasses collection sturdily. You can simply attach it to the wall or place it on your desk as well. 

Entryway Feature

DIY Entryway Sunglass And Key Organizer
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Placing an organizer in the entryway must be the best option. Everything would be handier. Place the essential stuff like a key, sunglasses, mask, and also raincoat.

This minimalist sunglasses organizer highlights the natural texture and natural color of the wood.

The leather strip attachment will hold your sunglasses as well. It is fastened by copper. Install the hooks to the board where you can store some other stuff. Polish the board to create a perfect look.

The Colorful Stripes

DIY Ribbon Sunglass Organizer

The wooden board will look way better with the touch of colorful ribbons.
On the other side, the ribbons work to hold the sunglasses aesthetically.

First, you can upholster the wooden board with a light-tone fabric or paint it. Choose the different colors and sizes. Glue the ribbons to the board sturdily so that your sunglasses can be attached well.

Attach the wooden board to the wall. Now you can see the rows of your sunglasses collection stored properly.

DIY Simple Wood Sunglass Organizer

DIY Simple Wood Sunglass Organizer

To make this sunglasses organizer, it needs a little advanced skill of woodworking.

You can transform this wooden board into a cool organizer that could hold your eyewear collections.

It is complemented by the holes to put the temple. Meanwhile, the dowels work to hold the nose pad. Paint black the wooden board for a cool appearance, then choose the silver dowels. Add the shelves to put your other stuff.

Make It Looks Sleek

DIY Sleek Sunglass Organizer

Change the function of these knobs and turn them into a sunglass organizer. The thing is, this could be done within minutes, which is perfect for your leisure time. 

Supplies you will need to make this knob work as a sunglass organizer are:

  • Wooden board
  • Power drill + bits
  • Tape measure
  • Marker
  • Knobs
  • Picture hanger

Attach the knobs to the wooden board vertically, where the wood could accommodate the sunglasses way much more. After all, attach this organizer to the wall. 

DIY Big Sunglass Organizer

DIY Big Sunglass Organizer

There is nothing to worry about having lots of sunglasses in your house. 

You can deal with those amount of sunglasses by keeping them stay in place properly. With the supplies below, you can say goodbye to the messy sunglasses.

  • Lumber
  • Cotton rope
  • project panel board
  • Miter saw
  • Nail gun
  • Drill and drill bit
  • Paint
  • Stain
  • Wood screws
  • Picture frame hardware

Paint the background with a pink accent. It makes the organizer looks more attractive. Install the cotton ropes and secure them with a knot on the side. 

Use The Hooks

DIY Hooks Sunglass Organizer

The affordable project will always be everyone’s favorite. You still can have a great organizer, which works properly. The white hooks would be nice to attach. It offers you an elegant look, which looks perfectly blend on the wall.

Place the sunglasses on the hooks. This would be a minimalist showcase, which will help you to get a tidy space.

Arrange Them On The Tray

DIY Tray Sunglass Organizer
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Storing the sunglasses on the tray would be nice. It is way more flexible while placing it. 

You can place this tray in the drawer or even on the desk as well. 

With the following materials, create the organizer that will make your desk tidy.

  • Ikea Ribba frame
  • Grey felt sheet
  • Cardboard
  • Pencil
  • Scissors
  • Glue

You will love this effortless project. It doesn’t need a long time to make it. Plus, you don’t need to spend much money. 

DIY Window Shutter Sunglass Organizer

DIY Window Shutter Sunglass Organizer

The aged look of the window shutter looks gorgeous standing against your wall. It works as an essential thing in your rooms, which could work both functionally and aesthetically at the same time.

You can let this shuttered window stand freely without anything that fastens it. But if you want the secure one, fasten it with the screws. Put your sunglasses collections on this window shutter and let them be stored safely.

DIY Big Frame Sunglass Organizer

DIY Big Frame Sunglass Organizer

With the unused wooden frame, you can accommodate all of your sunglasses collection.

It is a perfect option if you have to deal with the small space in your house. Attach the wire or cotton rope and make a knot on the side part of the frame.

And if you want a different way to fasten the rope, you can use the staple gun. Make sure the gap between the ropes is large enough to prevent the sunglasses bump into each other.

Choose The Sturdy And Durable Material

DIY Simple IKEA Sunglass Organizer

If you want a durable and sturdy material for a DIY project, stainless steel could be the best choice. You don’t need to spend much money to make it works.

Install the hooks on the wall, then attach this stainless cooling rack to the wall through the hooks.

With those limited materials, you can upgrade the function of the cooling rack into a wall-mounted sunglass organizer.

DIY Shelves Sunglass Organizer

DIY Shelves Sunglass Organizer

Get the wood and improve your woodworking skill by making an organizer for your sunglasses collection. 

This project requires a little advanced skill. 

Use the following materials for your sunglass organizer:

  • 1 piece of wood measuring 6 feet by 5½ inches by ¾ of an inch
  • 2 pieces of wood measuring 6 feet by 2½ inches by ¾ of an inch
  • 2 types of sandpaper 
  • Electric screwdriver & screws
  • Hammer
  • Pencil
  • Hook for hanging
  • Stain
  • Premium wiping cloths

Assemble the wood, then stain it for a better look. And voila! This organizer is ready to use.

DIY Giant Shelves Sunglass Organizer

DIY Giant Shelves Sunglass Organizer

You will need a certain space to accommodate all of your eyewear collections.
This vertical organizer is the best solution if you. The acrylic material is durable enough, which also bringing in an elegant look.

Polish the edges to prevent sharp edges, which is dangerous. Hang this storage to the wall. This storage is practical, where you can get what you need easily.

Related post: DIY Shelves

Single Case Sunglass

DIY Single Case Sunglass Organizer

Upcycle the patchwork in your house and make it more functional. On the other side, it helps you to sharpen your sewing skill and upgrade it to the next level.

Try making a sunglass case to keep your sunglass stored properly when you are going to put it on your bag for vacation.

Supplies you will need:

  • 7.5 x 7″ piece cut in Main Fabric
  • 7.5 x 7″ piece cut in Lining Fabric
  • Matching Thread
  • A Pair of Glasses 

DIY Metal Ribbon Sunglass Organizer

DIY Metal Ribbon Sunglass Organizer

When the usual ribbon is too common for a DIY project, try this metal ribbon. Combine the metal ribbon with the wooden frame. It could be a sunglass organizer where the sunglasses are attached to the metal ribbon.

Paint the metal ribbon and the wooden frame with the same color, then attach the ribbon to the wooden frame. Add a rope to the top of the frame, then hang it on the wall.

Cute Fabric Case

DIY Cute Case Sunglass Organizer

Summer is coming! It is the time where the sun is shining bright. It is the time where a sunglass should be in your bag. 

Create this cute fabric case to keep your sunglass stored properly.

It needs a basic sewing skill, which is not a big deal for the beginner. 

And the material that will be used on this project are:

  • Remnant or fat quarter of exterior fabric
  • Remnant or fat quarter of lining fabric
  • 1/4 yd fusible foam interfacing
  • Kam Snaps
  • Standard sewing supplies

There is nothing to worry about keeping your sunglass collections stored properly because these DIY sunglass organizer ideas are coming for you.

DIY Big Sunglass Organizer
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