Artist, filmmaker, and maker, Van Neistat, offers this video of his interesting approach to organization. The video has a very Tom Sachs Ten Bullets vibe as it humorously runs through a series of 5 of Van’s organization principles: No Stacks/One-Handed, Kit Your Sh!t, Use Organizational Talisman, Learn to Build Shelves (and build shelves), and Customize.
Some great ideas here — like never stacking non-related items, one-handed shelf access, and using zipper pouches to organize your kit. “Organizational talisman” is his term for what I call homely tools, essential bands, binder clips, push-pins and other often over-looked shop essentials. And, as a bonus, check out his clever idea for jumper cable storage next to your car battery.
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