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Easy DIY Magazine Racks to Make

If you have a lot of magazines around, it goes without saying that you will need a place to store them all. But you don’t need to (or may not always want to) buy a magazine rack, as you can simply make one yourself with a little bit of DIY skill, some imagination and loads of inspiration. And the fabulous homemade magazine racks on display today will surely get you started in the right direction. Enjoy!

1. Wood and Leather Magazine Rack

VIEW IN GALLERYWood and Leather Magazine Rack

If you love magazines so much so that you’re always in the magazine aisle checking out the latest issues to buy, the you should definitely treat yourself to your very own magazine rack. This one from A Beautiful Mess surely feels like an expensive, top-notch piece of decor. This lovely handmade magazine rack will make a stylish addition to your modern home.

2. Magazine and Book Caddy

VIEW IN GALLERYMagazine and Book Caddy

For the perfect spot to hold your magazines and your child’s books, check out this lovely magazine and book caddy from Hawthorne and Main. A breezy way to keep all your books and magazines in one place.

3. Pipe Tubing Magazine Holder


This stylish pipe tubing is perfect for holding your favorite magazines allowing you to free up space for other things in your home. A magazine rack doesn’t need to be big, so this is perfect if you have limited space to spare. Check out how to make your own at Monsters Circus.

4. Decorated Magazine Holders

VIEW IN GALLERYDecorated Magazine Holders

For a simple and easy-to-make alternative, check out this DIY decorated magazine holder from Gathering Beauty. All you need are simple, wooden magazine holders, which can then be easily decorated depending on your taste. It couldn’t get any easier than this!

5. Vinyl Magazine Rack

VIEW IN GALLERYVinyl Magazine Rack

For a bit of a retro style to your magazine rack, you should check out this funky creation from Morena’s Corner, who used an old vinyl record to create a unique magazine rack.

6. Metal Magazine Rack

VIEW IN GALLERYMetal Magazine Rack

This funky metallic delight from Our Fifth House goes to show that you don’t need much to make a magazine rack. This is an easy project to do and is ideal for a child’s room, as it keeps their books and magazine organized.

7. Shabby Chic Magazine Rack

VIEW IN GALLERYShabby Chic Magazine Rack

For a shabby chic magazine rack in your home, check out this beautifully made design from ELA’s Smile. This cool rack will make a lovely addition to your home and is quite easy to replicate. There are few things currently as trendy as distressed decor in the world of interior decorating.

8. Vintage Magazine Holder

VIEW IN GALLERYVintage Magazine Holder

Add some glam and eleveate the style quotient of your home with your very own vintage crow magazine holder. To make your own, head over to Jaderbomb and get in on the fun.

9. Wood Strap Magazine Holder

VIEW IN GALLERYWood Strap Magazine Holder

For a traditional looking magazine rack, look no further than this lovely design from Homedit. This strong construction will hold your magazines and papers with ease, keeping your living space or bedroom clutter-free.