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Storing Scarves?

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#Post 1 of 9 OFFLINE   Bec688



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Posted 05 January 2009 - 03:33 AM

I decided to re-organise my wardrobe today and am thinking of a new way to store my scarves. Currently I have them all hanging on a coat hanger, but I find when I pull other things out of my wardrobe they tend to fall off.

I've been looking around on Ikea and found a few ideas

multi use hanger

fabric storage box

I'm not too sure on these. So that leads me to my question, how do you guys store your scarfs? Oh and belts while we're at it

#Post 2 of 9 OFFLINE   brewgrl



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Posted 05 January 2009 - 04:09 AM

I used to use a sock one like the second picture, the only problem is that I have different lengths and textures, and so sometimes they fit, other times they don't, but EVERY single woven scarf I had would be crinkled and wrinkled, so I switched up to one like the one from Ikea... MUCH better, you can fold or roll them neatly and you only have one crease that is usually behind the neck anyway.
It's actually Slack's hanger ... same principle as the Ikea, but I can lay them out better.

#Post 3 of 9 OFFLINE   pinksugar



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Posted 05 January 2009 - 06:24 AM

Jen, that's a good idea. I kind of knot them onto a coat hanger - you know, fold the m in half over the hanger, and pull the two bottom ends through the loop.


#Post 4 of 9 OFFLINE   Lucy



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Posted 05 January 2009 - 08:49 AM

i just have a drawer of both scarves and belts! but i've made like a cardboard divider between the two. i store my belts wrapped into spirals unless they're waist ones and i fold them.
as for scarves, i put small silk ones all together and don't bother folding, i find they spring out of their folds anyway. for bigger ones i wrap them into spirals too and keep them at the back. if they're wintery scarves though, i just hang them up with my coats.
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#Post 5 of 9 OFFLINE   magneticheart



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Posted 05 January 2009 - 03:57 PM

Mine are just shoved in a drawer, I'm not very organized! lol
Plus I don't really have that many scarves and belts.

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#Post 6 of 9 OFFLINE   magosienne



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Posted 05 January 2009 - 07:22 PM

I use a drawer

IKEA | Wardrobes | PAX/KOMPLEMENT system | KOMPLEMENT | Wire basket

It's really big, i store my scarves, gloves and belts in it.

#Post 7 of 9 OFFLINE   kuriku



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Posted 17 January 2009 - 05:47 PM

I use the multi-use hanger from IKEA that you have pictured there. I dont actually own that many scarves so it's convenient for fabric belts and ties as well. I recommend it!

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Posted 17 January 2009 - 06:36 PM

We have a few tie hangers which hold about 30ties/scarfs on each. They have non slip rubber on them so when you take one off the rest don't fall on the floor.

Im pretty sure we just got them from like Target or one of those homeware stores.
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Posted 31 January 2009 - 11:20 AM

Need to get a motorized guy's tie rack!!

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