my chipboard shapes and my card making stuff are in the drawers. the shelf across the top hold my 8 1/2 by 11 papers, 6x6 papers, and 8x8, plus mat stacks. the next 2 shelves hold all kinds of miscl stuff; quilling, die cut shapes, dmc floss, and the black books hold buttons, dew drops, and more. the third shelf hold my craft mates storage books, with all my brads, eyelets, and other small embellishments, all sorted by color too. the botton 2 shelves hold fibers, more chipboard, books, flowers, fibers, and more. the yellow stacked drawers hold my cuttlebug supplies, adheasives, stamps, punches, decorative scissors, and a few misc. items.