NOTE: You must have TortoiseSVN installed for these instructions to work!
First create your Project folder structure:
ProjectName branches tags trunk
Place your source in the trunk folder.
In windows explorer right click on ProjectName folder and select TortiseSVN -> Import from the menu.
You will now see the import screen:
You have now created the project in Subversion but you must still check out the source you just imported. This can be done via TortoiseSVN or directly in eclipse using the subclipse add in.