Unique Shelving

Shelving is one thing that can be both creative and functional, below we take a look at some unique options.

Using a shelf above your bed is a great way to create the illusion of a headboard while also adding some shelf space for storage and decor.

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Running out of space in your bathroom? Adding a basket above the toilet is a clever storage solution. Adding a shelf right above the toilet in line with your counter is an inexpensive way to extend counter space.

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Double the storage by cutting a table in half and use for shelving, such an interesting idea.

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Who couldn’t use a little extra storage space in their kitchen? This shelf certainly does the trick by optimizing unused space above the window.

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And how cute are these shelving systems? Re-purpose wooden crates by painting your favorite color and adhering to the wall. They would look great in any room and are perfect for the DIY-er.

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Another DIY are old wooden ladders, use them open or leaning against a wall…

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For larger spaces this would make a for a stunning display.

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For a rustic look, try combining wooden planks with rope.

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If you have any wire baskets or an old chest of drawers lying around you can nail those to the wall and voila, instant shelves!

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When you think about it, basically anything can be transformed into a shelf. Take these unconventional items from your home for example. On the left are galvanized pipes and the right is an old suitcase.

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So what’s going to inspire you to create your own!?

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