In today’s world in which the use of social media and the desire to stand out and be admired has increased, the accessories we use, the clothes we wear, and the decoration of the houses we live in have become increasingly important. For this reason, contrary to traditional built-in wardrobe ideas, clothing racks that have emerged recently have become popular day by day. Also, they can become a new breath for people who want to decorate their homes with modern methods.
What is Clothing Rocks?
In the simplest way, we can define clothing racks as decorative products used to hang clothes in the form of a frame, which is fixed thanks to their feet and located in the open area, unlike closed wardrobes. Thanks to the main materials easily found these products can be made according to your style with the DIY method, or it is possible to find ready-made models sold outside.
Which Materials Are They Made By?
It is possible to use simple materials such as wood, iron, plastic, silicone to make these simple clothing racks. Thanks to its different design types, clothing racks can adapt to both traditional and classical decorations as well as sporty and dynamic interior designs.
Where Can You Use Them?
It is possible to use clothing racks in the desired part of the house according to your own design perspective, both for its purpose and as a decorative. Among the sections where clothing racks are used the most are; bedrooms, dressing rooms, and children’s rooms. Apart from this, it is possible to use these clothing racks at the entrance of the houses according to the differences in needs.
Benefits of Using Clothing Racks
Clothes racks, which are extremely simple to create and use, have many benefits that many of us may not realize at first glance. Here are some benefits of using clothe rocks;
- Clothing racks can be obtained at a much cheaper cost when compared to built-in wardrobes
- They allow you to live in a more spacious environment by taking up less space in the house.
- This decoration not only beautifies your home but also helps a lot in reducing the time you spend choosing clothes during the day as you can see all the clothes clearly.
- They are one of the unique options for evaluating dead spaces.
- They prevent your clothes from getting wrinkled.
- Due to the fact that the clothes are constantly in the open area and can breathe during the day, the advantages in terms of health are also striking.
If you are one of those people who like clothing racks when you see them on the internet or at someone else’s house, you can easily have this impressive and extraordinary decoration in your house with simple DIY methods. Let’s take a quick look at what you need to do to start building your own customized clothing rack.
Different Types of Clothing Rocks
1) Wooden dowel clothes rack
Dowels are one of the best options to use to create a sturdy clothing rack. Thanks to the ease of cutting in the sizes you want and dyeing easily, you can have a clothing rack in the color you want quickly.
2) Copper Clothes Rack
You can put together a simple rack made of copper pipes and fittings. You can create a minimalist clothes rack by using this stylish and aesthetic design in your home with a few meters of copper pipes to be obtained from hardware stores. With additional tubing lengths at both ends of the main bar, you can save space by hanging various accessories such as bags and wallets next to your rack.
3) Children’s Clothing
Clothing racks are a creative option not only for adults but also for baby and children’s clothing. These small-size garments look much cuter when displayed on racks. This clothing rack can be used for both the nursery and the bedroom. To make this design, which is quite simple and elegant, you need four thin pieces of wood, dowels, and the color of your choice. After overlapping the two pieces of wood and creating a 15-degree angle between their ends, mark the intersections so you can drill a hole for the dowels. After painting the wood and assembling the rack, within minutes your clothing rack is ready to use.
4) Double Shelf Clothes Rack
You can arrange one or two-floor shelves under the clothes rack you have prepared using the materials you prefer, so you can easily solve the space problem for your shoes, other accessories, and even your flowerpots. On the other hand, as another alternative, you can build a clothes rack around a small closet or nightstand you already have.
5) Trellis Clothes Rack
The trellis clothes rack has a grid structure, unlike other rack models. It is possible to use this item by leaning directly against the wall. The rack type that you can easily create yourself in a few minutes can be used for clothes, towels, scarves, even shoes, and almost any other fashion accessories.
6) Rolling Clothes Rack
The biggest advantage of the rolling clothes rack compared to other types of racks is that they can be moved easily. Thanks to the wheels it has, you can use them in every room and you can easily change the decoration of your home when you are bored. At the same time, this type of rack has shelves for shoes and other accessories, too.
7) A-Frame Clothes Rack
Clothes racks can be used not only for bedrooms and dressing rooms but also for entrances. Thanks to these racks that you can position right at the door entrances, you can create a new area for placing both your shoes and your accessories such as coats, cardigans, or hats.
8) Hanging Clothes Rack
You can easily assemble your rack thanks to the two long leather rings fixed to the ceiling. This type of rack requires very little material so that you can make it on your own. It can be a good opportunity to evaluate the dead spaces in your rooms. The most important point to be considered here is not to put too much load on the rack as it will not carry them, or to make sure that it is securely assembled to the ceiling.