I just had a "why-didn't-I-think-of-that" moment?
This is a great use for a crib side rail.
Even if you don't have a crib sitting around your attic or garage, you can always get one at a yard sale CHEAP or even a giveaway on Craig's List!
What a great way to UpCycle!
Turn Your Crib Siderail Into A Magazine Rack Salty Pineapple | Apartment Therapy Ohdeedoh