There's an easy solution to loose cables falling off of your desk - the cable catch.

To make one, you'll need:
-a plastic card you don't use (e.g. a hotel keycard)
-a hole punch (or not, depending on your skill with scissors)
-some adhesive (e.g. poster gum, mounting square)

Step 1: Cut the card and punch a hole in it

Neat instructable! Will try this. Thanks.
Nice. In the past I have used push pins with twist ties, but that isn't the best. Now I use gaffer's tape to hold things to my desk. This is a problem I must revisit.<br />
Simple, easy effective, good!<br /> <br /> L<br />
That's a very good idea. Simple and very effective. Well done!<br />
You could&nbsp; punch multiple holes in the card to control all the annoying cords on your desk or nightstand. I'm going to have to try this one out!

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