How to style a shelf like a boss- Choose a color scheme, layer shorter things in front of taller things for depth & complexity. Use books as pedestals, vary height & you can group them facing in or out. Start with Largest items first & disperse them evenly, then med & fill in with the smallest.
Mix Art in With Books Don't relegate photos and art to walls only. Shelves are great display spots, too, and they make it a snap to regularly rotate new pieces into your home gallery. 'I love framed art placed casually among books, or even hung or leaned in front of a group of books,' Megan says. Other ideas: Hang diminutive pieces on the wall behind open shelves or tack them onto the back of closed shelves so they become part of the vignette. Design by Luis Caicedo.
Materials • Contact cement • Handles • Marble pastry slab Directions 1 Apply contact cement to the ends of one of the handles and set in place on one side of the marble pastry slab. Repeat on the other side. Note: The handles are for decorative purposes only and shouldn’t be used to actually lift the vanity tray.