Storage: Simple S Hooks

We’re always looking for ways to get more use out of the things we already own. S hooks are a low-tech, versatile storage solution that can be used with shelving, ceiling hooks, storage railsóeven a simple tree branch as a coat rack (above, photo via Ferm Living).

Above: S hooks suspend wicker baskets from the ceiling for easy, attractive storage. Photo via Modern Country.

Above: Use S hooks to display your kitchen tools, either hanging from a shelf (above, photo by Marcus Svensson) or a steel rail (below).

Above: A European kitchen via OWI.

Above: Ikea Bygel S-Hooks; $0.99 for a pack of ten.

For more ideas on using S hooks in an open, organized kitchen, visit Remodelista’s post on Open Rail Storage Systems.


Sonia Minwer-Barakat Requ

Thanks for sharing

Marie W.
Marie W4 years ago

Simple and useful.

Edvanir L.
Edvanir L4 years ago

I lover the tree branch as a coat rack!!!

Donna Hamilton
Donna Hamilton4 years ago


Robyn L.
Robyn P5 years ago

In my narrow, no storage bathroom, we have a towel rack that holds about one and a half towels.
Seeing as neither of us will make do with a hand towel after a shower, I sewed loops mid way along the length of four towels. I used s hooks to hang. Now I have plenty of towels at the ready.

Shell S.
Past Member 5 years ago

Wow....I love this idea. Especially the one with the big stick and hanging clothes. Very natural looking. Thank you so much for the ideas. Namaste

Patricia H.
Patricia H.5 years ago

thanks for sharing

Michele Wilkinson

Thank you

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Bon L.
Bon L6 years ago

Thanks for the info.