By Sing0. Bookcases. At Friday, July 27th 2018, 20:41:03 PM.
Shoes as art. Row after row of shoes aren’t only practical—easy to spot the best option for an outfit—they’re beautiful. The open shelves turn this pass-through into a luxe master closet.
Office in a closet. Her small San Francisco home didn’t have space for a home office, so Sara Menuck converted her living room closet into a chic, streamlined workstation. For $1,000, including materials and labor, her designer removed the closet pole and added an upper covered storage area, a floating middle shelf, and a work surface with an almost-hidden drawer. Says Menuck, “I hardly ever close the doors.”
Tame chaotic piles. Open shelves can look cluttered. Unite unruly stacks by showcasing a collection of objects of similar shape and color. Even the most haphazard piles will seem intentional. Keep horizontal stacks on lower shelves to prevent them from looking precarious.