Borrow Storage Ideas - Combine traditional bathroom solutions (a towel bar) with a storage tool borrowed from the office. Tuck towels into a wall-mounted magazine rack like this one from IKEA, Good idea.
skip the towel rod. It's always hard to decorate around the towel rod. Plus, this fits a LOT more towels. I completely agree about skipping the towel rod.unless it's a heated towel rod in Michigan in winter :)
The trouble with those shower caddies that hang from the shower head pipe is that you have only one showerhead. To get more space for your bath potions, hang another caddy on a cabinet knob. hanger screw, you can screw the knob into a stud.