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Want to make a DIY towel rack to hang your towels in the bathroom and beyond? You’ll be able to do it with these great ideas easily.

Are your towels constantly falling off the awkward bars in the bathroom? You’ll be saying, why didn’t I think of it before, after making one of these racks. And guess what? They will make a lovely decor feature too. Most of these towel racks are very easy to put together, and some of them are even free to make (if you have leftover materials).

While most of these towel racks are for the bathroom, you’ll notice a few exceptions with racks for other areas of the home (and outside) too. It’s your choice to find the right rack for your needs on this list. Check it out.


DIY Towel Rack from Leftover Wood

How many times has your towel rack fallen off the wall or been ripped down by your kids? Make this towel rack from leftover wood and coat hooks. Follow the link to find out how it’s done.


DIY Towel Rack and Shelf

This shelf is super simple – it takes about 20 minutes to make. And it has a simple towel rack attached to it. A great DIY solution for the bathroom. See the tutorial for the complete details and instructions.

DIY Towel Holder from Vintage Baluster

Repurposing a vintage porch baluster into a DIY towel holder for the bathroom. It adds a touch of rustic character to space. See the link to see how to do it.


DIY Towel Rack with a Display Shelf

Upgrade your bathroom from those boring towel bars to this pretty and simple DIY towel rack. It even has a shelf to display all your beautiful things. See this website to find out how it’s done.

DIY Rustic Towel Rack

Learn how to make a gorgeous, heavy-duty, rustic towel rack with this step-by-step tutorial. It would make a beautiful coat rack or decorative piece, too. Check out the link to see how it’s done.


DIY Towel Rack with Faucet Taps

DIY Towel Rack with Faucet Taps

Tutorial: www.house.one

If your bathroom is short on storage or you’re utilizing dull and outdated towel bars, this DIY rack is the upgrade your space needs. Using salvaged barn wood and vintage porcelain faucet taps, you can build this shelf and add a rustic element to the bathroom within an hour. Check out this website for the full details.

DIY Towel Bar from Vintage Bed Frame

Talk about repurposing and unexpected decor. A lovely vintage bedframe becomes a bathroom towel rack. See the link to see how it’s done.


DIY Freestanding Towel Rack

Check out this full photo tutorial on how to build this beautiful DIY freestanding towel rack for your bathroom. A simple build, and extremely functional. Read the link to find out how to do it.

DIY Cleat Towel Rack

Bring The Beach Home With A DIY Towel Rack

Tutorial: www.thenest.com

DIY a Cleat Towel Rack to bring the beach home. See this website to get the full plans and instructions.


DIY Industrial Towel Rack with Oak Shelf

DIY Industrial Towel Rack With Oak Shelf

Tutorial: www.homedit.com

What a beautiful DIY industrial towel rack with oak shelf you can replicate the easy way. Follow this website to see the entire plans and instructions.

DIY Kid’s Bathroom Towel Rack

DIY bathroom towel rack that is easy to make looks great in a bathroom or entry hallway and helps keep things organized along with maximizing hanging space. Follow the link to get the full guidance and instructions.


DIY Metal Hook Towel Rack

Work on building a small project in the bathroom, a DIY metal hook towel rack. Check out the link to find out how it’s done.

DIY Industrial Towel Bar

What a terrific DIY industrial towel bar on a budget. Follow the link to see the full plans and instructions.


Farmhouse Style DIY Towel Rack

How to make a rustic, farmhouse style, wood towel rack. This DIY towel rack is really easy and budget-friendly to make and provides cute bathroom storage. Check out the tutorial to find out how it’s done.

DIY Towel Rack with Initial Plaques

Make a towel rack with initial plaques for your kids. Check out the link to learn how it’s done.

DIY Bathroom Shelf and Towel Rack

DIY Bathroom Shelf and Towel Rack

Tutorial: www.mica.co.za

Here’s a really easy-to-make towel rack that doubles as a shelf for your bathroom. See the tutorial to get the complete guidance and instructions.

DIY Towel Rack from Free Pallet Wood

Create this fantastic DIY towel rack from free pallet wood the easy way. Read the tutorial to get the complete details and instructions.

DIY Wooden Towel Hook Rack

How to build a simple towel hook rack using scrap wood and some pegs that are perfect for a guest bath. Follow the link for the full plans and instructions.

DIY Nautical Towel Rack

{Backyard DIY} Nautical Towel Rack

Tutorial: hisugarplum.com

This is a beautiful DIY nautical towel rack on a budget. See the tutorial to see how to do it.


Rustic Industrial DIY Towel Rack

Create a rustic industrial towel/coat rack with dock cleats and antique glass doorknobs.  Includes tips on how to attach the door knobs. See the tutorial to see the full plans and instructions.

DIY Outdoor Towel Rack with Shelves

Add a DIY outdoor towel rack to your backyard with this easy and quick build. The step by step tutorial and plans show you how to build a towel rack with shelves. See the article for the full details.


DIY Towel Rack Tutorial

What an excellent DIY towel rack tutorial as a simple home project. Check out the article to get the complete details.

DIY Towel Rack Labels

These fun and easy towel rack labels add charm and remove the guesswork in a high traffic powder room. Check out this website to find out how to do it.


DIY Antique Door Knob Towel Rack

Make your own DIY Antique Door Knob Towel Rack in a few simple steps for a little added charm in a bathroom. See the article to find out how to do it.

DIY Towel Rack (Hanger)

This modern DIY Towel Rack (hanger) is so easy to make. Check out the article to see how to do it.


DIY Rustic Iron Towel Rack and Shelf

Fabulously Unique DIY Rustic Iron Towel Rack and Shelf!

Tutorial: diyjoy.com

It gives the interiors an urban look, which has become really popular everywhere. Check out the tutorial to learn how to do it.

DIY Nautical Towel Rack

Make a splash with this DIY nautical towel rack

Tutorial: cottagelife.com

Nothing screams cottage like a nautical-themed towel rack. Here’s how to make yours. See the link for the entire plans and instructions.