The Easiest DIY Wall Hanger

This is possibly the least expensive (and simplest) DIY wall hanger that we have seen. First spotted on interior designer Annaleena Karlsson’s blog Annaleena’s HEM, this can be made from a metal hanger.

Here are two versions of this clever idea. Let us know in the comments section if you have a similar hook project to share.

Photos via Annaleena’s HEM.

Above: Annaleena uses her DIY wall hanger in her hallway. To see more of her inspiring home, visit House Call: Annaleena’s Swedish Kitchen.

Above: The DIY hook is perfect for hanging jewelry.  For other options on hanging accessories and clothing, see Annaleena’s hardware designs.

Above: A wired hanger and a few nails are the only required materials.

Above: For a high-end option, the Bless Wall Screw Hanger designed by Bastian Goecke is $68 at La Garconne. This functional and decorative hanger can be screwed directly into the wall.

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rene davis
irene davis4 years ago


Nils Lunde
PlsNoMessage se4 years ago


Penny C.
penny C4 years ago


Terry V.
Terry V4 years ago

I think a person would be"screwed" if they payed the $68 Jeez..................

Carmely Guizar
Carmely Guizar4 years ago


Maddwwee M.
madeline m4 years ago

No more wire hangers !!
I think it looks so silly, like a weird mistake. I just don't get it. No grace, or line, what is unique and attractive to this that I am missing. oooo I get it... this is a joke right ??

Nadine H.
Nadine H4 years ago

I think it is a waste of space. and a waste of money if you pay the $68.

Michele Wilkinson

Thank you

Heidi H.
Past Member 4 years ago

Not very attractive but handy.

Karen Martinez
Karen Martinez4 years ago

Can't believe I just took the time to read this article. I've been using coat hangers in my classroom for years. Anyone with a modicum of creativity figured out using coat hangars on her/his own before this article.