ISSUE 13  |  Urban Living

10 Easy Pieces: Children’s Room Hooks

March 31, 2010 10:15 AM

BY Janet Hall

Functional, whimsical, affordable: our picks for the best in children’s room hooks.

Above: The Steam Liner Wall Hook by Scandinavian company Our Children's Gorilla is 10 inches long; $45 at Pajama Squid.

Above: The Captain Hook from Misewell Modern measures a generous 5 by 3 by 1.5 inches and can support piles of kid's coats, bags, and gear. Available in cream, black, gray, or tomato; $22 each through Misewell.

Above: The overscaled 7-inch-tall Rigel Hook is 99 cents at Ikea.

Above: Painted Steel Number Hooks measure 6.5 inches high; $10 each at Pottery Barn Kids.

Above: White Metal Coat Hook; $3.99 at the Container Store.

Above: Lacquered Metal Ark Hooks (red Iggy is 7 inches long and brown Taxy is 10.25 inches long) are $24.27 each at Scandinavian Design Center.

Above: Large (4 inches high) Five Alarm Hook; $14 at Anthropologie.

Above: Flower Hook in lacquered metal (available in white, yellow, and pink); $40.70 for a set of three at Scandinavian Design Center.

Above: The J Hook by Gaku Otomo is made of pliable tinted silicone—perfect for a child’s bedroom or play area where it might get bumped, swiped, or involved in any number of collisions. The hook is 2.75 inches high; $20 at Design Within Reach.

Above: House Hooks; CA$40 (about $35 US) at Up to You Toronto.

Above: The Maze International Peace Hook in orange, white, or black steel wire is approximately 8 inches tall; $24.37 each at Scandanavian Design Center.

Above: New from French company Tolix, the Kids Armadillo Coat Peg is available in all RAL colors; $65 at Antiquaire.