Good idea for storing ribbon. Ribbon Organizer: Perhaps it's time to graduate from the shopping-bag school of organization. Ribbons will stay untangled and ready to use in this easily made box (a shoebox will do). From Martha Stewart.
FINALLY - a use for all of those toilet paper rolls that Dave keeps. Recycle Toilet Paper Rolls For Organizing DIY if you are in a financial pinch or just want to be crafty. perhaps wrap in some stiff paper for more support