The Best Ladder-Style Shoe Shelves

Taller, ladder-style shelves are a great way to store shoes without taking up too much space. A good one can easily hold all types of shoe styles and sizes and aren’t difficult to assemble. To help you find the perfect option for your home, we did some research and rounded up our favorite models on the market. On our list, we included several wood shelving units offered in different colors to suit a wide range of preferences. Each has a clean design and dependable construction made to hold a decent load.

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1. Casual Home 5-Shelf Ladder

This 6-foot ladder has five sturdy wooden shelves of retracting lengths that can hold up to 25 pounds each.

Pros: It comes in white and two shades of brown wood.

Cons: The two upper shelves are only big enough to accommodate child-sized shoes.

 Casual Home 5-Shelf Ladder

2. Tangkula Wooden Shoe Rack

This compact wood shelf features seven tiers of varying heights to fit different shoe styles, from heels to sneakers.

Pros: It's offered in two sizes and is also available in black or white.

Cons: Unless you remove a layer, only the top shelf will hold a pair of taller boots.

Tangkula Wooden Shoes Rack

3. Homfa Bamboo Shelf

This natural bamboo shelf has four layers that can hold up to 17 pounds each.

Pros: It comes with handy instructions and the tools needed to put it together. It's also offered in two colors.

Cons: High-heel shoes may fall through the gaps.

homfa Bamboo Shelf

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