notes on design....
How To Create Balance In Your Book and Decor Displays
Burke Décor has some great tips for you on how to display and balance your books, curios and art.
Here are some great geometrical and playful options from Cyan Design (stone pyramids), Interlude Home (rustic pagodas) and imm living (shiny metallic dog).
These are some options by a number of our favorite vendors that range in style from glamorous to modern to traditional, as well as meeting different needs for affordability and size.
A few more knockouts, we can't resist
mirror hanging above. You’ll still have room to rest the day’s mail on the edge when you walk in the door to your style oasis.
Now what to put on display?
Lacquered in a Mayfair Blue finish.
The Steel and Ash Wood Cage Shelf by the talented Stockholm based design studio, Form Us With Love (FUWL) for Menu, with its wooden lid, is the perfect place to store your keys, wallet, or phone. Raise the lid and fill the basket with scarves, gloves, hats, or hang your sunglasses from the wires on the side of the cage. Hang the cage/shelf in your entryway, bedroom, guest room or bathroom (below, left).
The Cloud Shape shelf by BD Mini is available in two sizes and we dare you to say it's just for a kid's room!
in a fine and timeless porcelain.
A subtle word play in its translation, where decoration becomes consolation, bookmarking time, crystallizing memories, the past becoming the present.
We think these smooth white pieces are fabulous in a group or on their own, and would like incredible on a display or against a colorful wall, as pictured here.