Favorite Hacks from Apartment Therapy House Tours

Favorite Hacks from Apartment Therapy House Tours

Ronee Saroff
Feb 19, 2010

This clever plate rack turned perfume bottle display spotted on This is Glamorous reminded me that the best home hacks are those that re-imagine an object's usefulness outside its customary context. And some of the best examples come from our very own readers! Check out this roundup of favorite hacks from our house tour archives.

1. Perfume bottle display from This is Glamorous

2. Floating shelf vanity from Nelly & Ivailo's Brave New World

3. Amy's armoire aviary

4. Postcard display eyeglass holder from Arielle's Portland Carnevale

5. Milk crate stools from Victor's Urban Industrial House Call

6. Vintage door headboard from Brod's Old Piano Factory

7. Paint chip "tiles"from Stephen Improvises a Home

8. Improvised dining area from James' Bernal Heights Re-make/Re-model

9. Map switch plate from Rachel & Gretchen's Start From Scratch

10. Umbrella light cover from Jenny & Cristina's Rustic Modern Apartment

Images: Livingetc, Ronee Saroff, Craftzine, Ronee Saroff, Victor, Liezel Strauss, Jill Slater, Phillip Maisel, Jill Slater, Jessica Watson

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