Here's another idea for how to keep drying clothes out of the way: a ceiling-mounted rack that raises and lowers with pulleys. The cast iron and wood Sheila Maid clothes airer has been around for more than 100 years and comes in six colors.
The 2010 HGTV Dream Home master closet is perfect for the clothes horse. With dedicated shoe storage, plenty of room for linens, hanging racks, shelves and drawers everywhere, this closet is a storage dream.
This traditional laundry room boasts a beautiful, updated design. Built-in cabinets prevent clutter and create a polished look paired with black marble countertops. A rack keeps hanging clothes neat and out of the way.
Making the most of the vertical space in this closet, sleek black shelves hold purses and accessories. Racks underneath are perfect for stowing shoes, and four separate bars provide plenty of storage for hanging clothes.
Shutters offer privacy for this sleeping loft in a converted barn. The loft is on the second floor and has two full-sized beds. A coat rack offers a convenient spot to hang clothes and accessories to keep the space tidy.
This huge walk in closet has hanging racks stacked to the ceiling for ample clothing storage space. A wooden dresser allows for folding storage and supports a blue table lamp. A crossed design on the door adds a decorative design element.
A large doorless closet in a boys' bedroom has three rows of small cubes, in which different colored baskets are used to store books, toys and clothing. Two silver racks are attached inside the closet to hang clothing. The closet adds style and function to the room where the bold blue wallpaper with red accent features make the room fun and playful.
This spacious master closet features multiple sections for hanging clothes as well as a rack for organizing and displaying shoes. The space also includes a large island with drawers for additional storage as well as a seat for convenience when dressing.
A mod orange-and-blue area rug adds style underfoot in this serene blue nursery. The light wood dresser provides plenty of storage and doubles as a changing table. Above, an orange coat rack is perfect for displaying books, toys and tiny clothing.
A cream colored theme keeps this laundry room looking bright and open. Ribbed cabinet doors and a washboard wooden door add texture to the room. A cherry red washer and dryer pop against the neutral backdrop. Over the machines, a hanging rack keeps clothes from wrinkling.
A closet this grand is a little like having your very own retail store. So many racks make it easy to spot hanging items and there's a large island in the center of the room with drawers and a marble countertop for laying out options, folding clothes and more.
This closet is actually located in the open corner of a studio apartment, where fashion expert Lindsay Albanese shoots her YouTube videos. Designer Lucinda Pace of Laurel & Wolf found that Lindsay was using her clothes closet for storing boxes, paper towels, and other miscellaneous items, while her clothes hung on collapsible rolling racks. The designer created this “Style Studio” for Lindsay along one wall to act as clothing storage, a video set and an apartment design element all in one. The chaise, formerly a catchall for un-hung clothes, was reupholstered in ivory microsuede, and now serves as the perfect place for Lindsay to interview guests.
A rich Espresso finish creates a sophisticated style for this expansive walk-in closet. Hanging rods create zones for each type of clothing, and open shelves keep shirts, linens, and collections looking neat. Drawers, hutches, slanted shoe racks, and corner storage make the most of every square inch.
A laundry room greets family members upon entering this home, providing the perfect place for kids to discard dirty clothing items. Just past the laundry room, a coat rack and cabinet provide storage space for shoes, coats, bags and miscellaneous items. These utility spaces keep the rest of the home clean and free of clutter.
A cozy corner is reserved for the family pet, with a pet bed, stainless steel feeding bowls and toys carving out the dedicated space. Black wood cabinetry offers ample storage and work space and compliments the mint green wall of the space. A doggie rack stores clothes and leashes efficiently while a metal storage bin keeps toys stowed in one neat place.
A stick strung to the exposed ceiling beams creates a simple but attractive hanging rack for coat and clothes storage next to the black front door. Free floor space between the wall and the striped black and white rug is perfect for setting aside boots, creating a homemade mudroom. A wood ladder leaning against the wall displays a tapestry collection adding neutral tones and great texture to the space.
This hallway, clad in hand-scraped maple flooring, leads to the home’s mudroom and kitchen. The end of the hall leading to the mudroom features an accent wall in a copper shade, clad in beetle-kill pine and stained with diluted wall paint. A metal coat rack allows for ample storage space for everyday coats and other clothing. The interior hallway door with its rich wood and frosted glass, adds to the overall style and sophistication of this space.
With its stunning turquoise ceiling, this attractive game room entices you to rack up the balls for a friendly game of pool. It features a granite counter, barstools, refrigerated wine storage, a modified wet bar area and, of course, a large pool table with a cloth that closely matches the wall color of the room.