In a new office environment, there is often a need for containers to hold and store the assorted documents or gadgets like draft papers and craft papers. As cardboard package box is the most common material that could be found in most of the office environments and there are many printer paper cardboard package box emptied everyday due to the enormous amount of office printing, those emptied cardboard package boxes can now be a resource to make a dossier storage system for this particular demand. The method provided in this tutorial is easy, quick and economical.

  • The whole procedure usually takes no more than 15 minutes.

Step 1: Materials Required

The Cardboardossier System is consisted of the following:

1) Gadget Depot(s)
2) Extension
3) Document Depot(s)


1) Gadget Depot - A4 sized printer paper package box (without cover)
2) Extension - A4 sized printer paper package box cover
3) Document Depot - A4 sized printer paper package box cover

- Ruler
- Scissors
- Cutter Blade
- Pen
Cartons are so practical! You have my vote :))
this is a great upcycle, thanks for the share.

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