Coat Hanger Design Fruit Bowl




Introduction: Coat Hanger Design Fruit Bowl

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

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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.

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    4 Discussions


    3 years ago

    Nice one! I like the multifunctional aspect of it.

    Joerg Engels
    Joerg Engels

    Reply 3 years ago

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


    3 years ago

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

    Joerg Engels
    Joerg Engels

    Reply 3 years ago

    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.