These Craft Tables With Storage Will Turn Your DIY Area Into a Maker's Paradise

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To increase the likelihood of successful arts and crafts projects, we'd say you absolutely need sufficient space to increase the flow of creative juices and decrease the likelihood of clutter. To set yourself on the path to DIYing with ease, start by making a craft table with storage the centerpiece of the room. After all, it will serve as the spot where you conceive and ultimately bring your ideas to life.

Allow us to help you get a jump start on your vision with these seven craft tables that champion organization.

1. Southern Enterprises, Jeannie Fold-Out Desk, $224.99

Maintaining a well-organized DIY area doesn't have to be a challenge, especially when you're working with a multipurpose piece like this stylish craft table with storage and a fold-out surface from Southern Enterprises. When you reach a stopping point on your current project, supplies can easily be stored in one of the desk's four drawers. Plus, it can be converted into a space-saving file cabinet.

2. South Shore Counter Height Craft Table, $322.42

Handicraft connoisseurs will attest that you can never have too much storage space. And this super functional craft table excels at storage thanks to two large cubbies, adjustable and removable shelves, four baskets, and a wide drawer. Its scratch-proof and water-resistant tabletop and eco-friendly materials give it bonus points and make it a favorite among customers.

3. Sauder Harbor View Craft Armoire, $389.97

If your workspace looks like a strong gust blew through it, perhaps it's because you need this stellar craft armoire in your life. It features louver doors with panels that allow you to neatly stow and conceal your supplies. There's also a cubbyhole storage compartment with adjustable shelves, plus a center shelf equipped with a pair of outlets and a power strip.

4. PFWPalletWorkshop Craft Table with Storage, $735.16

This beautiful craft table with storage is perfect for preschool-aged kiddos or a home with a designated storage area. The cubbies are mounted on top of the desk and can double as display platforms. As an added bonus, the table can be built to any height and specifications.

5. IKEA Kallax Workstation, $244.98

If sleek and stylish is the aesthetic you're going for, consider IKEA's Kallax workstation — it's a table joined with a shelf that has all of the storage compartments you'd ever want. Okay, perhaps not ​that​ many but there's plenty of room for all of your crafting needs, whether you're looking for a space to store your beads (don't forget the drawer organizer) or a bigger spot to safely tuck away power tools that aren't in use.

6. HDIGFNBGFJK Sewing Machine Table with Storage Shelves, $149.99

The seamstress in you will definitely appreciate this craft table with storage, chiefly because it has three shelves, a waterproof work surface, and a folding drop leaf design that's perfect if you need to maximize a small space. But we really like the wheels, which eliminate the need to stress over the task of rearranging furniture. Simply roll the table to the spot of your preference.

7. South Shore Crea Expandable Table, $179.99

If you're just getting started on setting up your arts and crafts space, consider investing in an expandable table like this one. It's perfect for someone who needs to transform a zone in a tiny apartment or if you simply don't want a large desk dominating your workroom. Customers love that it has a large work surface plus plenty of cabinets, drawers, and open shelves for storage. Also, we give it bonus points for being sustainably sourced.


Kenya is a freelance writer from Dallas. She currently contributes to Apartment Therapy and has written for various online publications, including Playboy, Essence, Bustle and more.

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