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#1 of 7 Old 08-05-2010, 06:42 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Does anyone have any good ideas for this? I have about 15 and they are all different sizes and thickness. i have a few that are really big with chunky knobs so a puzzle rack wouldn't really work.
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When ds was little I just put them on a bookshelf. It was a balancing act.
Or they would be on the coffee table.

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What about those desk trays that hold papers?

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(I know you can get nicer-looking ones but just wanted an image to show what I was talking about) -- that would probably hold the bulkier puzzles & you could always do a traditional puzzle rack for the others that would fit.

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We just stack ours, flat ones on the bottom, then the raised ones w/o knobs, then the big-knob ones (or play boards with lots of little knobs), then the small-knob ones on top. It's not a pretty solution, but other than tossing them all in a drawer or basket, I don't know what else to do. (And a drawer would probably be messier than putting the pieces together and stacking neatly...)
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I have two sturdy shallow baskets that our puzzles go into. I keep only two or three puzzles out on the playroom shelves at a time and the rest are stored neatly with pieces in them in the baskets in the closet in the playroom. I change the puzzles out about once per week.

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We put them in the large ziplock bags. (If you didn't want plastic you could easily sew rectangular bags and do velcro or a zipper at the end.) They can then be stacked, put in baskets, on shelves, etc. Our library puts in a hole with grommet and then hangs them from hooks.

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I keep our in mesh laundry bags so the peices don't go all over the place. I like the idea of adding grommets and putting them on hooks.
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