Introduction: Coat Hanger Design Fruit Bowl

An easy and cheap way to create an impressive fruit bowl with many possibilities.

Step 1: Equipment:

You need: A coat hanger!
Ask a laundry for a wired coat hanger, you probably get it for free.

Step 2: Instructions:

Bend the hook by 90 degrees.

Step 3:

Turn it around and bend the hook upwards by 90 degrees.

Step 4:

On one side, bend the tip by 90 degrees upwards.

Step 5:

Bend the tip on the other side by 90 degrees upwards.

Step 6:


Step 7: Usage:

Bananas, grapes, cherries, pears, tomatoes and your keys.

Step 8: Alternatives:

Tape it to a wall and you can use it for your headphones.

Step 9:

Got a trouser hanger? Use it for cheat sheets or against homesickness.


offseid (author)2016-10-02

Nice one! I like the multifunctional aspect of it.

Joerg Engels (author)offseid2016-10-03

Yes, the presented alternatives even inspired someone else for a similar entry in the contest!

TheUnknownVariable (author)2016-10-03

Nice. But could you replace the tape with clasps or pin?


This instructable is an entry in the Dorm Hack contest, it is meant to look cheap. You can take anything that guarantees to hold at least 1 kilograms of weight.

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