Remove the cardboard bar on the bottom of a wire pant hanger, and reshape the ends with pliers to make hooks for flats and flip-flops. Slip your shoes on the newfangled rack and give yourself a pat on the back. This brilliant project was inspired by Jen Yates, of epbot.com. Click here for her full how-to tutorial — and tons of other smart and charming ideas.
Thread scarves though shower-curtain rings attached to a hanger for wrinkle-free, easy-to-see storage. This crafty idea was inspired by Jenny Lynne, whose blog insidejennyshead.blogspot.com, is chock-full of fun stuff.