open shelving

open shelving

Shelving which is exposed, not concealed by a door or cabinet.
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SHELVE IT If you want to ease yourself in to the industrial look, one of the first things you could play around with is open shelving.
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Instead of wall-to-wall, create a design statement by incorporating open shelving and backsplashes.
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White-painted brick and open shelving along another wall keep it light, while the finishes lend it a farmhouse-meets-industrial look.
Glazed inserts, wine racks and open shelving are most definitely out as are any other dust collectors - people are opting for simplicity and practicality, and they don't have to sacrifice good design for it.
Open shelving "The open shelving and painted panels combine to create a homely backdrop for the dining table and chairs.