No Closet, No Problem: 10 Fixes for Apartments with a Lack of Closets

updated Jul 16, 2020
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So you’ve found your perfect apartment. The only problem is – there’s no closet. Or maybe there’s a tiny 2×4 closet that couldn’t even begin to hold all your clothes. What to do? You could keep looking…or you could avail yourself of one of these clever solutions.

(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)

6. Shelves and a hanging rod tuck neatly behind the ladder to a loft. Sporting equipment hangs on the wall beside.
7. A picture ledge with a hanging rod beneath puts clothes front and center — and doesn’t protrude too far into the room.
8. Missy from Lookie What I Did made this wall-hung organizer for her hubby’s various accessories.
9. This beautiful modern apartment in Malmö makes a freestanding clothes rack look so good.
10. The rack above is from Ikea, but you can make your own from inexpensive PVC pipe.

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(Images: 1. Petra Svensson for Elle Interior, via )