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Photo shows how to make a colorful, child-size coat rack from old newel post mount on a heavy wooden base with hooks attached to each side. Est. cost: $25.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1974 (v.52#7) pg. 33

Mini-coatrack and shelf unit has end panels that look like bears. Estimated cost: $8.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1980 (v.58#7) pg. 90, 126

Kid's clothes rack. Teach children to hang up their clothes with this rod that is within easy reach. Est. cost: $11.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1982 (v.60#7) pg. 88, 143

Photo shows a child's coat rack made from a four-foot spindle, shelf brackets, and some dowels (for hooks). Est. cost: $61.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Feb 1984 (v.62#2) pg. 76

Child's clothes rack is shaped like a signpost. Est. cost: $33.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Mar 1985 (v.63#3) pg. 118, 187

"Pet Pegs." Wall racks, each with four pegs, are in the shape of a rabbit and of a mother hen with chicks. Can be personalized with a child's name. Est. cost: $12 each.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1987 (v.65#7) pg. 67, 106

Clown-shaped hat-and-glove rack.
BOYS' LIFE Nov 1968 (v.58#11) pg. 80

Modernistic furniture for a child's room. Includes clothes hangers shaped like giant paperclips, a wall-hung corner desk, and simple wall-hung shelves.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Aug 1989 (v.12#11) pg. 30

Dinosaur Walk clothes pole for a child. The 48" high square post has six shaker pegs to hold clothes and is supported by four dinosaur-shaped feet at the base.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Jan 1991 (v.14#4) pg. 33

Noah's Ark peg wall rack. Wall-mounted rack with four pegs has a painted scene of the ark with animals and the rainbow.
CRAFTS Jan 1992 (v.15#1) pg. 56, 43

Make a child's clothes stand from a standing plaster giraffe.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS May 1980 (v.11#4) pg. 71

Bear pajama rack. Wall-mounted clothes rack for a child is shaped like two bears and uses doorknobs as hooks for clothing.
FAMILY CIRCLE Oct 25 1983 (v.96#15) pg. 98, 156

Make a "play clay" carrousel plaque, a mobile and a clothes rack. Recipe for the clay is included.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Feb 1985 (v.30#1) pg. 83, 104

Clothes valet features upholstered seat. Scaled down for a boy's use.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #453 Feb 1966 (v.62) pg. 100

Child's clothes rack features an animal cutout on the top and dowels on which to hang their clothes.
NATIONAL CARVERS REVIEW Fall 1978 (v.9#3) pg. 35

Giraffe-shaped clothes rack for children.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1965 (v.124#6) pg. 139

Child's clothes horse is a sawhorse-styled body with a horse's head. Whiskbroom sits in a hole for the tail and dowel down the middle becomes a clothes rod.
POPULAR MECHANICS Oct 1971 (v.136#4) pg. 165

Child's clothes rack is styled like a giraffe.
POPULAR MECHANICS Nov 1975 (v.144#5) pg. 141

Children's clothes poles have four dowels to hang clothes on.
POPULAR MECHANICS Nov 1977 (v.148#5) pg. 132

Coat rack for youngsters. Child-size unit holds 4 coats and has a place for boots.
POPULAR MECHANICS Oct 1978 (v.150#4) pg. 242

Child's coat rack is a modern version of the Shaker row of pegs. Made from pine and dowels.
POPULAR MECHANICS Sep 1981 (v.156#3) pg. 199

Photo shows how to build a child's wardrobe with hooks for hanging jackets. There are four shelves and two drawers for shoes and boots.
POPULAR SCIENCE Oct 1970 (v.197#4) pg. 128

Child's clothes rack, shaped in the form of a horse, is made from thinwall conduit.
POPULAR SCIENCE Oct 1973 (v.203#4) pg. 174

Giraffe-shaped night table is five-feet tall and features a "secret" drawer in the body. The ears can serve as clothes hooks. Pine construction with painted pattern.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #77 Mar 1994 (v.13#5) pg. 70, 43 (Insert)

Child-size catch-all coat rack is easy to make from pine and pegboard (for the shelves).
SUNSET Jan 1991 (v.186#1) pg. 70

Quickly go the Days motif to paint on a wall-mounted rack with three pegs. Emphasis is on painting five children playing ring-around-the-rosy.
TOLE WORLD #122 May-Jun 1993 (v.17#3) pg. 50, Insert

Clothes tree (48" tall) with wooden pegs also includes a scaled-down basketball backboard and hoop.
WEEKEND WOODWORKING (PROJECTS) #15 May 1990 (v.3#3) pg. 18

Decorative grow chart cut from plywood. Has pine knobs to double as a clothes rack.
WOMAN'S DAY Nov 4 1980 (v.44#2) pg. 92, 154

Wall-hung clothes rack for a child is shaped like a rocking horse. Brightly painted, it features pegs along the curved "rocker".
WOMAN'S DAY Nov 3 1981 (v.45#2) pg. 75, 107

Wall-hung "choo-choo" plaque is equipped with drawer pull "wheels" to serve as a clothes rack for children.
WOMAN'S DAY Mar 8 1983 (v.46#7) pg. 83, 119

Giraffe clothes bench for a child is cut from fir.
WOMAN'S DAY Oct 25 1983 (v.47#2) pg. 63, 147, 148

Bunny hang-up doubles as clothes rack for a child.
WOMAN'S DAY Oct 23 1984 (v.48#2) pg. 88, 148

Three charm bears. Wooden, bear-shape cutouts are used as decorations and/or as wall-hung clothes rack.
WOOD MAGAZINE #8 Dec 1985 (v.2#6) pg. 70

Whimsical rabbit clothes rack. Wall-mounted rack has two pegs. Suitable for a child's room.
WOOD MAGAZINE #22 Apr 1988 (v.5#2) pg. 67

Child's clothes tree. The hooks are shaped like dolphins and the feet are whale shapes.
WOOD MAGAZINE #51 Apr 1992 (v.9#3) pg. 78

Victory-lap wall-hung clothes rack. The profile of a formula race car is worked in contrasting woods and attached to the top of a "checkered flag" in which three pegs are inserted to serve as clothes hooks.
WOOD MAGAZINE #73 Oct 1994 (v.11#7) pg. 52

Child's wall-hung clothes rack features a wooden train motif. The wheels of the train are extended outward on dowels and become the coat hooks.
WOODSMITH #83 Oct 1992 pg. 12, 17

Clothes horse for the nursery. Simple clothes rack or towel rack folds for storage.
WOODWORKER #1055 Oct 1981 (v.85) pg. 650

Child's wall mounted clothes rack is shaped like a moose with antlers. Hooks are mounted on the antlers.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL May-Jun 1979 (v.3#3) pg. 15

A zoo of wooden animals for a child's room includes: (1) a wooden rocking zebra, (2) a rocking horse swing that suspends from the ceiling, (3) a lion toy chest, (4) a hippo hamper, (5) a giraffe clothes hanger and (6) a whale shaped chair.
WORKBENCH Nov-Dec 1978 (v.34#6) pg. 66

Bedroom furniture for a child has an animal theme. (1) Giraffe clothes pole. (2) Hippopotamuse chair. (3) Play table with elephant feet.
WORKBENCH Dec 1994-Jan 1995 (v.50#6) pg. 62

Mr. Bunny clothes hanger. Colorful motif of a rabbit holding a concertina has a row of four pegs to hold clothes.
WORKBENCH Apr-May 1996 (v.52#2) pg. 20