Small Space Solution: 10 Easy & Affordable Garment Racks to Buy or DIY

Small Space Solution: 10 Easy & Affordable Garment Racks to Buy or DIY

Jason Loper
Jul 30, 2012
There's no reason to let limited closet space cramp your style. With a garment rack you can turn your wardrobe into a display and free up precious closet space for more important things … like shoes. Check out this roundup of garment racks — 7 to buy and 3 to DIY — and bring your style out of the closet.
BUYCommercial Garment Rack from Container Store, $49 Leave it to a store that specializes in managing our stuff to sell one of the best garment racks. This rack scores great reviews and it's a great price too. • RIGGA Clothes Rack from IKEA, $15 This probably isn't a rack you'd want sitting out in your room but for its affordability it'll get you by in a pinch. • Chrome plated rolling rack from Robert H Ham, $60 The extra storage on the bottom of this rack could be utilized for shoes, folded clothes or even a small hamper. • Handcrafted Galvanized Steel Garment Rack from AC Pipe Designs, $230 The beautiful thing about etsy is you can get the handcrafted look without the blood, sweat and tears. This garment rack is on trend with its modern industrial design. • Medium Duty Garment Z-Rack from ClothesRacks.com, $110 The splash of color on this rack could help liven up the room - and a neutral wardrobe. • Made to Order Industrial Garment Rack from Tyler Kingston Wood Co, $200 Another shortcut to the DIY look, this rack is also available with a double shelf. • Boutique Raw Steel Salesman Rolling Rack from StoreSupply.com, $68 If it works for a salesman, it should work for your everyday wardrobe. DIYDIY Rolling Rack by HrrrThrrr We love this rack as shown in yellow but it could be adapted for any color scheme. • Split The Lark's Cool & Colorful DIY Clothes Rack on Apartment Therapy With detailed instructions and supply list, all you need is the sweat equity to build this DIY option. • How To Make a Rope Wrapped Hanging Clothes Bar on Apartment Therapy If you can't spare the floor space for a garment rack, this DIY suspended rack keeps your fashion off the floor. (Images: 1. Mike's Surprising Student Studio; All others as credited above.)
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