How To: Make a Cool Coatrack the Easy Way

by on Feb 19, 2015

Supplies for a project which include chalk paint, tape, poster board, and spray paint.
Photo: David Tsay for Emily Henderson

Need a place to hang your hat at the end of the day? Or maybe your purse and a coat? Try this easy DIY idea and whip up a freestanding coatrack with what you see in the photo above.   

You can make an awesome coatrack, like the one Emily Henderson made, with a quick trip to the hardware store.

Purses, hats, and scarves sit on a coat rack composed of four wood sticks bound together.
Photo: David Tsay for Emily Henderson

Don’t you love dowel rods? You can use them for so many DIY projects, it seems.

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