Here's a stylish solution for keeping paper towels handy. All you need to hang the roll from the wall are riveted straps of leather and a wooden dowel.
- Awl or rotary punch
- 2 pieces of natural-cowhide leather strap, each 20 by 1 3/8 inches
- 1-inch dowel, cut to a 17-inch length
- Rivet and setter
- Drill and screws
- Plastic wall anchor (optional)
- Hammer and decorative brass nails