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DIY Vintage Wire Hat Stand

How to make a Vintage looking wire hat stand. Tutorial created by Xenia Kuhn for www.fashionrolla.com

Vintage Wire Hat Stand
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For all the Mad Hatters out there- this vintage looking hat stand is pretty cool way to display your hats. I’ve discovered the idea on the pinterest and turned it into this simple tutorial. It looks hard but I assure you it is pretty uncomplicated to make. And the best part is the edgier you make your hat stand the better it looks once you have finished it. So no worries if you’re all thumbs…

How to make a Vintage looking wire hat stand. Tutorial created by Xenia Kuhn for www.fashionrolla.com
Get the wire from the next hardware store

How to make a Vintage looking wire hat stand. Tutorial created by Xenia Kuhn for www.fashionrolla.com
Cut 4 wire pieces each ca 110 cm (43″) long

How to make a Vintage looking wire hat stand. Tutorial created by Xenia Kuhn for www.fashionrolla.com
Wrap each wire piece around small metal pan

How to make a Vintage looking wire hat stand. Tutorial created by Xenia Kuhn for www.fashionrolla.com
It should look like a huge whisk

How to make a Vintage looking wire hat stand. Tutorial created by Xenia Kuhn for www.fashionrolla.com
Cut a longer piece and wrap it around the handle

How to make a Vintage looking wire hat stand. Tutorial created by Xenia Kuhn for www.fashionrolla.com
Wrap it around until you have a longer handle. Cut off the leftover

How to make a Vintage looking wire hat stand. Tutorial created by Xenia Kuhn for www.fashionrolla.com
Connect the “head” with a small wire piece

How to make a Vintage looking wire hat stand. Tutorial created by Xenia Kuhn for www.fashionrolla.com
Spread out the wires of the “foot” 

How to make a Vintage looking wire hat stand. Tutorial created by Xenia Kuhn for www.fashionrolla.com
Make a wire ring for the “foot”

How to make a Vintage looking wire hat stand. Tutorial created by Xenia Kuhn for www.fashionrolla.com
Wrap the spread ends around the ring

How to make a Vintage looking wire hat stand. Tutorial created by Xenia Kuhn for www.fashionrolla.com
Cut off the leftovers if necessary 

How to make a Vintage looking wire hat stand. Tutorial created by Xenia Kuhn for www.fashionrolla.com
And you’re done!

How to make a Vintage looking wire hat stand. Tutorial created by Xenia Kuhn for www.fashionrolla.com
Thanks for reading,
Xenia Kuhn
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5 Comments

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    Tam Francis
    7. April 2014 at 8:26 PM

    That is FAB! I love it! I have a lot of hats and have a hard time finding cool hat stands. Love this idea and am going to try it. Cool and Easy. Thanks for the inspiration!

    ~ Tam Francis ~
    http://www.girlinthejitterbugdress.com

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    Susan Buhler
    9. January 2015 at 3:23 PM

    I love this! I make hats for babies and can't find interesting stands that are small enough. I'm headed to the hardware store for wire. Thank you for sharing!

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    Anonymous
    16. September 2015 at 12:30 PM

    Thank you for this great idea and explination – will make some full size and mini hat size. all the best N

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    Sandy
    7. January 2016 at 1:55 PM

    Love the look of it! What gauge wire did you use?

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