At a recent retreat, a friend had an neat little item that caught my interest. She had made it at a quilt workshop.
It was a collapsible Ort Container.
This is something that holds the thread ends from projects. What I liked about this, was it folds up almost to nothing, leaving more room for the more important stuff.
I found instructions on the internet and set to work. It didn't take much time and was really easy!
Here are the results: