Shabby Chic style ideas: Wall shelves
Threadbare surfaces, pastel colors, floral motifs and a romantic look – this is the Shabby Chic style! This poetic decoration captured the ladies’ hearts with its sentimental beauty.
In today’s article, we are pleased to present the original Shabby Chic wall shelves. You can make yourself at home from picture frames.
The wall shelves made from old paintings and frames are full of charm. They are suitable for kitchen, living room, the cozy room and even the bathroom. These original shelves evoke a special romantic atmosphere, while being a super convenient device.
The establishment of a Shabby style decor is not usually expensive. The finds from the flea market or the attic of your grandmother are perfectly adapted to our task.
If it is old wooden frames you can preserve their original texture and protect them with a layer of tinted or clear varnish. However if your frames are contemporary and simply imitate the ornamentation of old, it is better to give them a vintage look.
Your wall shelving will look even more authentic with a white coating partially peeled.
Pale pastel or turquoise colors are romantic and tender alternative. They are also typical for the shabby decor.
Wall shelves have several decorative and functional applications. In the kitchen, they can used to store utensils and spice jars.
In the bathroom, they can ensure a pleasant and useful storage space for bottles of cosmetics, scented candles, small decorative items etc.