Despite the simplicity decorative wall shelves are still considered to be an important element in any house, because they fulfill double function – practical (keeping books, magazines, toys, souvenirs, photos, documents, flowers) and decorative (creating special atmosphere and mood in the room).
Decorative shelves can be divided into two types: wall and free-standing. As a rule, they are made of natural wood, wood laminated plastic, MDF, veneer wood, glass and plywood. The most valuable of them are the ones with the handmade carving. It is a real piece of art. But even furniture made of synthetical materials is good-looking and will serve you for a long time owing to modern technologies. The cleaning is quite easy. Dust the shelves few times a week with a special furniture polish or without it.
You can hang them wherever you want (between the windows, above the sofa, in the corner, above the bed, around the TV-set and many other variants). Decorative corner wall shelves is the best solution for little rooms, because with their help you can save much space and make it useful at the same time.
They can be of different colors and shapes. Nowadays designers think out new and new designs and shapes for this piece of furniture: round, oval, semicircular, zigzag-shaped and others. Black and white decorative wall shelves will suit to any design of the room. But choosing other colors, you should pay attention to the color of the furniture, rugs and curtains in the room.
New ideals about the decorative wall shelves appear. Not so long ago it was popular to hang them in a row or one above the other, but today it has become fashionable to hang them in random way combining different shapes and colors. So, there is a place for freedom of creation and imagination!