DIY Easy Paracord Buddy Keychain or Charm Tutorial from Craft and Creativity.These are really cheap and easy to make - you only need to know 1 knot for the body of “buddy”. Of course only an adult should use the lighter to melt and secure the cords.
This is a must way to organize strings otherwise you will get one heck of a mess. Students are no good when it comes to gathering yarn and stuff like that. This elimates the countless tangled balls of yarn.
Good idea for storing ribbon. Ribbon Organizer: Perhaps it's time to graduate from the shopping-bag school of organization. Ribbons will stay untangled and ready to use in this easily made box (a shoebox will do). From Martha Stewart.