Although it may not be the most glamorous, the entryway is one of the hardest working spots in your home. It's where you hang your hat, where shoes and bags and coats live, and it's also everyone's first impression of your space. With that in mind, we've rounded up 16 DIY projects to maximize your entryway's stylishness and usefulness. Whether your entryway is a whole room, a stair hall, or just a little corner next to your front door, there's something here for you.
DIY farmhouse bench tutorial from Cherished Bliss.
Copper coat rack DIY from The Design Confidential.
DIY coat rack and shoe storage from Atelier de Curiosite.
Faux marble table DIY from Syl and Sam.
DIY floating copper shoe rack from Fresh Crush.
Mail and key organizer DIY from The Home Depot.
DIY industrial pipe bench from eHow.
DIY wooden dowel coat rack from Emily Henderson.
DIY crate storage from The DIY Playbook.
DIY wall shelf from Alana Jones-Mann.
DIY boot tray from Magnolia Market.
DIY entryway organizer from Martha Stewart.
Wooden coat rack DIY from Almost Makes Perfect.
DIY boot tray from Good Housekeeping.
DIY industrial coat rack from Beneath My Heart.
DIY ladder shoe shelf from Design Sponge.
(Image credits: Cherished Bliss; The Design Confidential; Atelier de Curiosite; Syl and Sam; Fresh Crush; Home Depot; eHow; David Tsay/Style by Emily Henderson; The DIY Playbook; Alana Jones-Mann; Magnolia Market; Martha Stewart; Almost Makes Perfect; Good Housekeeping; Beneath My Heart; Design Sponge)