If you only own a headphone, you would probably skip this article. If you had more than one, what would you do? Perhaps you would find a suitable place to keep them both. Although it is easy to just put them in some storage, their cables might get entangled with one another. This is why you need to have a DIY headphone stand.
To keep your headphones (or headphone collection) in order, a proper DIY headphone stand will solve the problem. Some of the ideas are here. Check them out one by one. Take your pick.
10 DIY Headphone Stands That Not Many Can Think Of
For DIY projects, wood is one of the materials anyone can find easily. For this DIY headphone stand, you need some wooden pallets, a tightrope, nails, and a hammer. You can use recycled pallets to save some money, but make sure they are still in good condition.
For a smoother surface, do not forget to sandpaper the wooden pallets. After that, hammer the pieces of wood that will function as hangers. For a variety, create holes for the tightrope. This will become a hanging shelf.
A DIY Headphone Stand in The Shape of Minions
If you have watched the movies, like “Despicable Me” and also “Minions”, you are familiar with these characters. Small, yellow, and noisy, these cute creatures are the inspiration for one of the unique headphone stand designs.
For starters, shape the wood into the body of a Minion characters. Do not forget to create holes for their eyes. Make sure the sides have the place to put your headphones. For the eyes, you can buy the eyeball toys at a craft shop. Paint the body according to the Minion characters. Leave them dry for a while before placing your headphones there.
A DIY Red Headphone Stand
Want something simple and portable? These red headphone stands are the answers. If you can find them in stores with a much affordable price, buy some to store your headphones.
If not, you can create your own by moulding the plastic materials according to your preferred style. However, you must have skills to do this.
Large Paper Clips as Your DIY Headphone Stand
Paper clips are not just made to clip some papers together. If you are creative enough, you can do more with these things. DIY l shaped desk
You do not need to be like MacGyver, though. Just find the big ones and hang them on a pin on the wall. Test their strength by hanging your headphones there. If they do not fall off, then you have just got yourself your own DIY headphone stands – makde of large paper clips.
Another Simple, DIY Headphone Stand Made of Wood
This DIY headphone stand is simple to make. Create a platform and a simple stand with two bars sticking out for hanging your headphones. What is even better? You can add another stand for your mobile phone on the platform. Two functions in one design this headphone stand is.
Another Simple, DIY Headphone Stand Made of Wood – on The Wall
What is the difference between this design with the one in No.5? Although both are made of wood, this DIY headphone stand is much smaller and more compact. It does not take up too much space.
Another thing is that you have to keep it hanging on the wall. With nails and a hammer, attach this stand and then hang your headphone there.
A Spiderman Action Figure as a DIY Headphone Stand
Want to know how strong your Spiderman action figure is? Make him stand on your table or a makeshift platform. Then try to hang your headphones on both of his arms.
If your action figure still stands, that means it is made of good quality. Not only that, you get a DIY headphone stand without a fuss.
An Under-The-Table, DIY Headphone Stand
The idea for this design is inspired by a stand under the table to hang your bags. You can see tables like this one in some restaurants.
By attaching a T-shaped wood under the table, you do not just get a hanger for your bags, but also for your headphones. Yay.
A DIY Headphone Stand Made of an Old or Used Tripod/Small Pipe/Microphone Stand
If you have a camera tripod you no longer use, do not throw it away just yet. (By the way, this also works for a used, small pipe or a microphone stand.)
You can cut down the tripod/pipe/stand if it is too long. Then create it with the shape that you really like. With one side sticks out, you can use that part to hang your headphones.
A Solid Wood Frame or Platform for Your DIY Headphone Stand
Do not feel like leaving your headphones hanging? Then this DIY headphone stand design can be your idea. To make it easier, you can use an old championship plate made of wood. If there is still a gold emblem on one side, it is up to you whether you want to strip that off or not.
Some people may use this kind of plate for this. Make sure it is big enough to store at least two sets of headphones. If you would like to create this stand with the shape that you want, you will need some serious skills in woodworking.
20 DIY Headphone Stands
Headphone is a must-have item for gamers and music lovers. They are willing to spend their money to buy the best headphones. Sometimes they are also willing to pay some bucks to buy a headphone stand to display their favorite headphone too.
Do you consider yourself as a music lover or a hardcore gamer? Why bother buying an expensive headphone stand if you can make one? You can make an unusual headphone stand that suits your personality.
All you need is just your creativity. You can use tools and materials you already have before. Or if you haven’t, you can use simple materials you can easily find around you. It will save money than buying a headphone stand in the store.
So, here it is. 20 clever DIY headphone stand you’ve probably never thought of. Let’s check it out.
20. Multifunctional Headphone Stand
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Making a multifunctional headphone stand that can be used to put your key? Seems like a good idea. You will never forget where you put your key anymore because now you know that you would put your key on the headphone stand. Make the T shaped wooden headphone stand and eep the look simple by polishing your headphone stand.
It looks like a good match for your gaming computer, isn’t it?
19. Spidey Headphone Stand
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Why bother buying a headphone stand or making a wooden headphone stand if you already have figure doll collection. This spidey headphone stand is probably something people never thought of before. Use both arms of the figure as hooks to put your headphone, and you will have the coolest headphone stand ever!
Well, if you haven’t got any figure doll collection, this idea could be expensive though. So, do you think this is going to be a nice headphone stand for your headphones?
18. Concrete Headphone Stand
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It’s cheap, it’s strong, its unique. Making a wooden DIY headphone stand requires too much effort for you? Well, you can try this simple concrete headphone stand. All you need is just cement and water, mix them, and put them in certain container to create the shape you want, and voila! Your simple but unique concrete DIY headphone stand can be used as your favorite headphone stand.
Do you think you are going to try this idea?
17. Another Unique Concrete Headphone Stand
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The previous concrete headphone stand is too simple for you? Well, it looks like you need to try something more unique. Like this hand shaped DIY headphone stand. Also made from concrete, you need to make the hand shaped container first before making the headphone stand. You will need to buy some modeling clays, shape your hand, and pour the cement and water mixture inside the clay. Or just buy a glove, and fill the glove with cement. Don’t forget to put it inside a bowl so you will get the perfect shape.
This DIY headphone stand looks so cool, isn’t it?
16. The Simpler The Better
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If you prefer metal headphone stands over a wooden or concrete headphone stand, then this DIY headphone stand will be a perfect idea for you. The shape is so simple, and it is a good choice if you love simplicity and low budgeting. This headphone stand is so light too, so you can move it wherever whenever you want.
But unfortunately, this DIY headphone stand is probably not a good idea for a heavy headphone set. What do you think?
15. The Classic Look
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Shaping a wooden headphone stand is too complicated for you? Well, maybe you should try this DIY headphone stand idea. You just need a nice wood, make it rectangular, make the curvy head to put your headphones, and polish it. Voila! Your cool DIY headphone stand is ready. It’s so simple but looks classic and elegant, isn’t it?
Do you think you are going to try this idea?
14. DIY Headphone Stand with LED Light
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Okay, this idea may look pretty much complicated compared to the other ideas, but we can’t deny that it looks so cool, isn’t it? You are going to need some plates of board and acrylic, then construct them in layer. The LED light will make this headphone stand looks cooler. This headphone stand is perfect for a gamer for music lover. Don’t forget to consider your headphone size before making the LED headphone stand before, otherwise you will regret the result since it won’t fit.
Do you think you are going to try this DIY headphone stand idea?
13. The Elegant Look
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Elegance in simplicity. That is what describes this headphone stand. You can combine the wood and metal together, paint the metal in black or in the same color of your headphones and polish the wood if you want. This will make your headphone looks more stylish.
So, do you think it is going to worth a try?
12. Z Headphone Stand
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No need to polish your wooden headphone stand if you want to get an ultimate classic headphone stand that matches your rustic room. This Z shaped headphone stand looks so simple, yet fits for every headphone types, because you don’t need to consider the size or color of your headphones before making it.
So, what do you think about this wooden headphone stand? You think this headphone stand will be a good idea for you?
11. The Elegant Look
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This DIY headphone stand idea is perfect for you who love something modern and elegance. You just need a piece of wood, shape it in certain shape, polish it, and attach it with a metal plate. Voila!Your elegant wooden headphone stand is ready to use. It’s not only functional but also going to be a perfect decoration for your room.
Do you think you are going to try this DIY headphone stand idea?
10. Simple Headphone Stand
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Okay, the look is pretty much simple, suits your simple room design and simple personality. But actually the making of this headphone stand is not as easy as it seems. You need to consider the size of your headphone and are going to need a nice wood in certain size too. But, to get this look, the effort seems pretty worth it, isn’t it?
You like this DIY headphone stand idea?
9. Glass Headphone Stand
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This glass headphone stand is perfect for you if you like something elegant for your headphone set. You can combine the glass with wooden plate. This DIY headphone stand will be a perfect headphone stand for any headphone type, despite the color or style. This headphone stand will be a nice decoration for your table. Especially if you design your room in elegant style.
So, do you think this headphone stand will be a perfect idea for you?
8. Another Wooden Headphone Stand
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This wooden headphone stand is a great idea if you love simplicity. The shape is so simple, yet unique enough for your favorite headphone. Wood is always a good material. It is easy to find, easy to shape, and pretty cheap, if you choose the right wood. Don’t forget to consider the size of your headphone too.
What do you think? Is it a perfect DIY headphone stand for your headphone?
7. Cardboard Box Headphone Stand
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Still keeping many cardboards in your kitchen after shopping? Don’t throw them away. You can make a simple headphone stand using your cardboards. All you need is just an unused cardboard and glue. It is light and can be shaped into everything you want. So easy, isn’t it? But, since it’s pretty light, you can not use it as a headphone stand for a heavy headphone.
So, this DIY headphone stand is only perfect if your headphone is not too heavy. Don’t forget to consider the size of your headphone before making your headphone stand.
6. Twin Headphone Stands
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You want a nice decoration for your table? Maybe you should consider these twin DIY headphone stands. These headphone stands are perfect if you have two favorite headphones. Probably one for gaming, and the another for listening to your favorite music. The shape is pretty simple, although you probably need some skills to make the same shape.
So, do you think you are going to make this DIY headphone stand?
5. Use The Wall Space
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You have empty space on your wall or door? You can maximize the space by setting a wooden wall storage on your wall. It can be used to store your camera, and of course your favourite headphones. To make it more classy, you can also add rope to the wall storage. This is perfect for you if you are a fan of rustic style. If you have many headphones, there is nothing more perfect than this wooden wall storage, right?
So, do you think this wall storage will be a great idea for your headphones?
4. Headphone Stand for Music Lovers
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You are a music maniac? You can tell the whole world about it by designing your room like one. This music note shaped headphone stand can be a perfect headphone stand for you. Don’t forget to consider the size of your headphone before making it. Otherwise you will regret the result since it won’t fit for your headphone despite its unique look.
So, music lovers, do you think you are gonna try this idea?
3. Secret Headphone Storage
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Making a wooden headphone stand, metal headphone stand, or glass headphone stand sounds too complicated for you? But you still want to have a unique DIY headphone stand? Well, you can buy a universal tape hook and put it under your table. It won’t take your table space and looks pretty unique, isn’t it? Especially if you don’t want to share your favorite headphone and choose to hide it from the whole world.
Wanna try this DIY headphone stand idea?
2. The Simplest Stand Ever
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Want a cheap and easy DIY headphone stand but also want to makeit looks great for your headphone? Well, you can try this DIY headphone stand idea. It is so simple, doesn’t need too much tools, and cheap. It can be a nice decoration for your table too.
What do you think?
1. Wooden Head Headphone Stand
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This DIY headphone stand is a level-up from the previous headphone stand. It is a bit more complicated,yet still cheap, easy, and does not require too many tools. If you want to make this DIY headphone stand, you need to consider the size of your headphone first, make sure your headphone stand will fit for it. If you choose the nice wood, you even shouldn’t have to polish the wood, and let the natural beauty of this wooden headphone stand shines.
There are other ideas for your DIY headphone stand.Before you decide to pick any, how many headphones have you got? Are they of different shapes and sizes?
Some headphones are old-fashioned that they are big enough to look more like ear-muffs. Some other headphones are so small that they are often used more for your headphones. Whatever your DIY headphone stand choices are, make sure that:
They are affordable and easy to find.
Their shapes will not give you too much trouble in storing your headphones and keeping the stands at home.
Well, even if you want to create a DIY headphone stand, make sure that you have the skills, the right tools, the passion, and the patience in making it happen.
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