By Sing0. Bookcases. At Friday, July 27th 2018, 20:41:26 PM.
Find a theme. A palette of ivory, indigo, and naturals helps these eclectic shelves look pulled together. If your shelves are a blonde wood tone or white, choose deeply colored objects that contrast.
Pack it in, above all else, shelves are storage, so don’t be afraid to fill every last corner with books, artifacts, or spare vases and vessels. There’s no shortcut to this: You’ll have to play with arrangements and the balance until you like the overall look. But don’t forget to sneak in some woven baskets for a place to stash the less-pretty items.
One trick for the whole shelf. Uniform stacks of books are an easy way to fill decorative shelves in main living spaces. Add a little bit of extra interest with vases or objects on top of a few of the stacks. This is also a good strategy if your library is a little meager.