DIY Padded Hangers for Your Closets, Simple Craft Ideas

homemade padded hanger in pink color

Delicate and stylish padded hangers that they have in some lingerie boutiques can be in your closet. Padded hangers look so much better than the ordinary wooden or wired hangers, and they keep the shape of your favorite dresses without creases or shoulder bumps. If you like to make your own hangers, there is a good opportunity to add a personal touch to your closet


You will need:

  • Coat hangers
  • Batting
  • Fabric of your choice (cotton, satin or canvas)
  • Ribbon, bias tape or lace
  • Scissors
  • Needle and thread
  • Sewing machine (optional)
  • Fabric marker
  • Pins

Homemade clothes hangers are fast and easy craft ideas. It is a great way to save money on padded hangers also.

Making a ribbon bow for hanger decoration
padded hangers in pink and blue colors
Padded hangers for beautiful closets

Here is step-by-step padded hanger instructions to show you how to make your own wire framed and padded hangers.

Making beautiful padded hangers out of natural materials is a great way to get a job done and add pleasant designs to your closets. Handmade hangers can save you money which you can use for other craft ideas and DIY projects.

how to make padded hanger
Preparing wire frame and fabric
Making a cover
Covering a wire frame with fabric
Polka dot ribbon
Preparing a cover for filling
Making a ribbon bow for hanger decoration

  Posted: 26.09.2012 by Decor4all