I love these ideas for repurposing wooden hangers. While they are probably best as hangers these ideas to give them another useful life are great. ReFab Diaries: Repurpose: Hang on to your Wood Hangers!
Paint it White: Paint some big books white & stack them high! - 18 Ways to Upcycle Books via Brit + Co. -- Good for defunct dictionaries, encyclopedias, and textbooks. great idea for night stand in small space