Easy, attractive jewelry rack? - Mothering Forums

Forum Jump: 
Thread Tools
#1 of 4 Old 01-20-2011, 09:17 AM - Thread Starter
Think of Winter's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: By the Shore
Posts: 2,391
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

I'm tired of my necklaces either getting tangled in my jewelry box or collecting dust on my dresser.  Anyone got a nice idea for an easy rack to hang on the wall?  I've seen the picture frame racks on Etsy, but I don't love the look of them.  I was thinking a more organic shape, and easy to dust.

Think of Winter is offline  
#2 of 4 Old 01-20-2011, 06:56 PM
cheenya's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2001
Posts: 1,982
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

How about something like this  you could choose any colors or scrap papers that fit your style.

Otherwise I've seen a sheer ribbon hung between two nails with necklaces strung on it, if you have too many necklaces, you may need more than two nails to keep them all from sliding to the middle, but this would be a quick easy idea.

Mama to three - DD : 1/03, DS 2/06, and DS 6/09.
cheenya is offline  
#3 of 4 Old 03-01-2011, 02:22 PM
Brightside's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Tri-cities, TN
Posts: 102
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

I've seen lots of fun ideas on Design Sponge, mostly in the Before and After section. Here's a couple I was able to find. 








All kinds of ideas on Etsy: http://www.etsy.com/search/handmade?shopname=SeasideRoseCreations&q=jewelry+holder


Cute but naturey: http://shirinhandmade.com/2010/05/branching-out-easy-jewelry-holder-tutorial/


Hope that helps! Can you tell it's something I've had on the brain for a while but haven't actually followed through with anything? Hah. 

Leon - 8.15.07 and Silas - 4.19.09. Happy for sun and garden season again!
Brightside is offline  
#4 of 4 Old 03-01-2011, 02:44 PM
Ola_'s Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Ontario, Canada
Posts: 3,161
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

Saw this on a blog a while back - you could of course make one with funky/pretty hooks and cover/paint the back board:



Or in this post I liked the basic belt rack, which might be a good piece to keep in the closet to store less frequently used items while the current favourites are on a prettier display:


Ola_ is offline  

Quick Reply
Drag and Drop File Upload
Drag files here to attach!
Upload Progress: 0

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Mothering Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off