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Basket Shelf
Basket Shelf

Make your shelving unique to you: bicycle baskets are a perfect statement piece to hold lightweight collections.

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Think Outside the Vase
Think Outside the Vase

Hang floral stems upsidedown in front of a bold background, like this handmade chalkboard, as a way to add greenery to a wallspace.

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Hang It All
Hang It All

Create a hanging shelf to display treasured items, especially to fill an awkward, empty corner of a room.

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Dog Gone It
Dog Gone It

Layered drawers on the wall create quick and easy shelves (and miniature) shelves for tiny treasures.

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Sex and the Silver
Sex and the Silver

A play on a favorite movie or tv show adds a little humor to your life - here silver and a "racey" Little Blue Book pay tribute to Sex in the City.

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1/8 Gal Tins
1/8 Gal Tins

Multiples of anything fill a space without making it busy creating a place for the eye to rest.

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Coral and Crosses
Coral and Crosses

An unusual vessel, such as this large coral, makes an interesting display area for delicate treasures.

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Gathering
Gathering

When it is time to gather informally, make it special by pulling out the china and crystal. Don't worry about mixing antique plates with modern ones, crystal with glassware. Be creative with napkins, like these vintage hospital towels, and napkin rings, like this bridle medallion.

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The Mantle
The Mantle

Use a variety of heights and textures to create a mantle or shelf display. Unify it all with a similar color scheme.

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Travel the World While Staying Home
Travel the World While Staying Home

A large statement piece doesn't need much to balance it out. Here similar items, like the rolled maps and the colors of demijohn bottles, keep it from getting too busy. Don't forget to use the ceiling to finish an empty corner, as we've done here by hanging nests and plant life.

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Scrapbooking Unbound
Scrapbooking Unbound

No time to get your photos into an album, create an interactive photo album by placing photos in a divided metal bin for friends and family to thumb through. Add some momentos that speak to the interests of those in the photos and your "album" is complete.

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A Collection of the Odd
A Collection of the Odd

Make art you love more interesting by handing it with three dimensional pieces that become sculpture on the wall, like these shoe forms, rusty chair back and a hand constructed vase.

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