10 of the Best Open Shelves and Floating Shelves for Any Room
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I love shelves that not only show off your most valuable items but also look stunning on their own. This curated list of the best open shelves and floating shelves keeps everyone’s personal style in mind. And since they’re anything but your average home decor, they’ll make a stunning statement in any room of your home.
1. Single acrylic wall shelf
Ultra modern and sleek, these acrylic shelves from The Container Store are the perfect subtle touch to add to your space while still displaying your favorite items.
2. Almendarez crown molding wall shelf
Buy it at Wayfair | $40
Adding a chunky shelf over your fireplace or to display beautiful artwork like this traditional-style shelf will be a statement piece no matter where you decide to hang it in your home.
3. Belham Living Finn floating wedge shelf – set of 3
Buy them at Hayneedle | $50+
These modern geometric white wedge shelves come in a set of three and come in either white or brown wood.
4. Gray wood and brass inlay Mehrab wall ledge
Buy it at World Market | $60
Worldly keepsakes can be put on display with this stunning handcrafted wood shelf from India. The brass inlays add a unique finish.
5. Oconner floating shelves – set of 2
Buy them at AllModern | $65
Looking for the perfect modern farmhouse shelving? I’m in love with this set of shelves which comes in a walnut wood finish, gray stain, or this gorgeous vintage white finish. The square stacked frame of these shelves give them a modern edge, while the rustic finishes will complement any farmhouse-inspired decor.
6. Floating brass metal shelves
Buy it at Pottery Barn Kids | $70+
While this shelving is technically from a kid’s store, they don’t look childish at all! These sophisticated shelves will add a touch of glam to any chic space!
7. Vigneto shelf
Buy it at Ballard Designs | $110+
Any dining room or kitchen becomes complete with one of these wood plank shelves. Choose between a shelf for plates, wine bottles, wine glasses, or all three for a decked out bar area.
8. Concrete sliced floating shelf
Buy it at Joss & Main | $130
Not only is this shelf durable, but it’s so unique since it’s made of concrete! I love this minimalist approach since it adds a touch of modern to the perfect space.
9. Industrial walnut wood floating wall shelves – set of 3
Buy them at AllModern | $160
Shelves with industrial pipe detailing are an easy way to get a modern rustic, industrial look in your home. I especially love how these were incorporated in a bathroom and used as a convenient towel rack.
Hip Tip: Love this look but want a more frugal option? Lina made these gorgeous DIY pipe shelving in her home, and I absolutely love how they turned out!
10. Marina macramé wall shelf
Buy it at Urban Outfitters | $230
This shelf unit takes on a whole new approach to display macramé that any bohemian style enthusiast is going to love! Plus, it’ll be a conversation piece when friends come over!