Free-standing clothes rails are becoming rather popular in the world of grown-ups as an alternative to regular wardrobes, so why not so with kids? OK, they may be not that practical for everyday use but for dress-up, when they want to try out a few outfits at the same time, you’ll find these rails quite a good idea.
Izziwotnot Solo Hanging Rail – Izziwotnot may be better known for nursery furniture but this hanging rail is one of their most popular items. If you don’t like plain white this rail is also available in natural light or mahogany wood finishes. £25 – £36.95 from amazon.co.uk
John Crane Clothes Rack – another simple design with a combination of white painted and natural rubberwood. The dowel rod base can also be used for storing shoes. £39 from johnlewis.co.uk
White Children’s Clothes Rail – Scandinavian style clothes rail with doweled shelf in the base for shoes and boots. Made from white painted birch and MDF. W64 x H125 x D29cm. £160 via notonthehighstreet.com
Star Bright Dressing Up Rail – a contemporary, white painted clothes rail with a shelf in the base for shoes and accessories. Comes with a set of 6 white hangers. H126 x W73 x D43 cm. £100 from gltc.co.uk
White Star Kids Clothes Rail – this minimalist design includes a steady base which also incorporates a shoe rack. The cut out star detail at the top is a cute feature too. W60 x D30 x H120 cm. £85 from notonthehighstreet.com
Personalised Clothes Stand – this solid wood stand has a shoe rack in the base and extra hooks fixed to the side. The option to have a personalised message printed on the top rail also makes it a great gift idea for a young niece or grandchild. W50 x D40 x H120 cm. £95 from notonthehighstreet.com
Mamas & Papas Lawson Clothes Rail – a contemporary style clothes rail with a drawer in the base. W90 × D53 × H160 cm. £179.99 from very.co.uk