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Hook Shelf

  • January 30, 2015

Shanty 2 Chic
Shanty 2 Chic
Shanty 2 Chic
Shanty 2 Chic

This project makes the perfect addition to any entryway or room. Not only does it provide a space for decorations, on top, it also doubles as great storage with hooks!

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  1. Project Steps

    1. Step: 1

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      Cut the 2x8 at 48” 2x6 at 54”.

    2. Step: 2

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      Run a line of wood glue along the top of the 2x8 piece and center it on the edge of the 2x6 and clamp in place.

    3. Step: 3

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      Use a drill and 2 1/2” wood screws to go through the 2x6 board and into the 2x8 board.

    4. Step: 4

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      Cut the casing to fit the front of the 2x8 board. Cut the ends at 45 degrees.

    5. Step: 5

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      Cut two smaller pieces to fit the ends of the 2x8 and attach with wood glue and brad nails.

    6. Step: 6

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      To finish paint or stain the shelf. Once it’s dry, add your hooks with you drill and your set! Happy Building!

Comments (3)



  • I absolutely love this shelf, and can't wait to make it :)
    By SoCraftySewCreative, on May 26, 2015

  • I've been looking for hooks like that to do a similar project...where did you find them?
    By jillinsc, on August 7, 2015

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Hook Shelf

by Shanty 2 Chic
Jan 30, 2015
Medium 007099f5 a09a 4663 a47b 59e0ffcb3f2d

This project makes the perfect addition to any entryway or room. Not only does it provide a space for decorations, on top, it also doubles as great storage with hooks!

Project Steps

  1. Step: 1
    Huge fb16d95f 561b 4437 ba52 68daf0b7e5b4

    Cut the 2x8 at 48” 2x6 at 54”.

  2. Step: 2
    Huge b753f490 2481 493c 8bc9 0403f8a02147

    Run a line of wood glue along the top of the 2x8 piece and center it on the edge of the 2x6 and clamp in place.

  3. Step: 3
    Huge ce883a4d 476b 4b30 9125 cf92d0463361

    Use a drill and 2 1/2” wood screws to go through the 2x6 board and into the 2x8 board.

  4. Step: 4
    Huge c0f32f14 8239 4483 8527 ffd57d0a1e9a

    Cut the casing to fit the front of the 2x8 board. Cut the ends at 45 degrees.

  5. Step: 5
    Huge 06780f30 919c 40d3 8dad b97f0bdc5467

    Cut two smaller pieces to fit the ends of the 2x8 and attach with wood glue and brad nails.

  6. Step: 6
    Huge 0b784ee6 bc16 4f5d 8047 d4adc7c928e4

    To finish paint or stain the shelf. Once it’s dry, add your hooks with you drill and your set! Happy Building!