Make a DIY Scaffold Garment Rack and Shoe Stand

An easy to assemble, industrial style, scaffold garment rack and shoe stand with shelf.  This popular heavy duty, loft style, clothes and shoe stand is a simple, robust and mobile solution for storing and displaying shoes and clothes in the home, shop or at exhibitions and trade shows.  Lockable casters on the feet make it moveable.  Build it shorter to hang kids clothes.

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The aim - a garment rack shoe stand
The aim - a garment rack shoe stand

Build your own scaffold clothing rail and shoe display in this cool industrial style

Lay out all components for the stand
Lay out all components for the stand

Download PDF for full component list, dimensions and instructions

01: Remove scaffold band ends
01: Remove scaffold band ends

Using a claw hammer and screwdriver or blunt chisel, carefully remove band ends

02: Cut scaffold board shelf to size
02: Cut scaffold board shelf to size

Use whatever wood cutting power tool you have to cut board

03: Sand and paint to desired finish
03: Sand and paint to desired finish

Whether you have new or used boards, sand and paint/treat to desired finish

04: Replace scaffold band ends
04: Replace scaffold band ends

Re-position previously removed band ends and nails or buy new if you prefer

05: Make self by attaching clamps
05: Make self by attaching clamps

Screw lugged clamps to underside of boards shelf and insert pole

06: Assemble base shelf
06: Assemble base shelf

Attach clamps to cable tray then insert scaffold pole

07: Assemble scaffold parts together
07: Assemble scaffold parts together

Make base then attach upright poles before attaching rail and shelf