Check out this Under The Jack Pack from our friends at Betabrand. Inspired by an employee that walked through a rough area in San Francisco each day, this slim backpack is basically a laptop sleeve that conceals holds your laptop directly against your back. It can easily be concealed under a jacket, coat or hoodie […]
This cabinet houses a mechanical system to remotely raise the secret gun storage up out of the cabinet. All the drawers are fully functional, disguising the fact that there is additional storage in the rear.
A user named Nscottrdcs over at Instructables built this great secret compartment into the wainscoting of his home. Using board and batten, and common off the shelf components they created a fully function hidden panel that opens up to reveal a fairly sizable storage space.
This custom French staircase from MID-BOIS is designed to make the most of the available space. The lower four stairs each have a hidden door, panel or drawer that allows access to secret storage compartments. The upper stairs go over the bathroom, with the top two acting as additional shelf space.
Over at Planq Studio, they made a neat DIY secret compartment by mounting a picture frame with to the wall with hinges. The area behind is accessed by opening up the picture frame and is great for key hooks, notes, and small items.
We love these custom trays that fold down from the cabinets in the Wood Magazine Workshop. These would be nice in the shop, or the kitchen to hold spices, utensils and other flat or awkward items. Wood Magazine has a complete guide on how to make your own hidden trays that fold down from the […]
This secret door on Hometalk is a good example of a faux bookcase door. It looks like a bookcase from a distance, but to safe weight and space the bookcase have been cut down and permanently affixed to the shallow shelves. While not making the space useful as both a door and storage space, this […]
REI caries this secret pocket from Eagle Creek. It is made to slip around your belt, then flip up over your waistline to tuck inside your pants.
A user named Daniel on Apartment Therapy designed these stairs to make use of limited space in a 720 sq ft home. The treads on these stairs lift up to access hidden storage directly below. Two foot deep plywood boxes are located underneath the stairs to hold cowboy boots.
Renoventures built this fun secret bookcase door in a weekend. It replaces their old basement door and makes the space much more useable. They have an illustrated DIY at their page here.