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10 Home Decor Themes For Glass Shelves

10 Home Decor Themes For Glass Shelves

Dulles Glass


Tue Sep 12 2023

A collage of pictures showcasing a kitchen, dining room, and living room with glass shelves.

In the world of interior design, few elements can effortlessly blend style and functionality quite like custom glass shelves. These versatile additions not only maximize your storage space but also serve as elegant canvases for creative decor. Whether you're aiming for a classy bar vibe, a lush green sanctuary, or a minimalist chic look, custom shelves have you covered! In this article, we'll explore various ways to incorporate these sleek shelving solutions into your home, offering design inspiration that transcends traditional boundaries. From showcasing your prized liquor collection to transforming your bathroom shower, our custom shelves open up a world of possibilities for your interior design aspirations. Let's dive into the realm of design possibilities and discover how these elegant, custom shelves can elevate your living spaces.



1. The Boozy Bar Shelf

For a classy upscale bar space, use custom rectangular glass shelves to display your favorite spirits and glassware. Not only will this create more storage space for your drinks, but it also adds design elements to your glass shelves. I recommend either using the shelves only for spirit storage or if you are feeling fancy, go ahead and add a couple rows of wine and cocktail glasses, or other elegant glassware as seen below. The trick to this is keeping everything in line, so consider where you’ll be placing things.


Design & Photo by IG @whitebrassandmarble


2. Plants Galore

Plants are always a beautiful design element for any space. Not only do they improve one's productivity and reduce stress, but they also freshen the air in your home. Though you could design your glass shelves using only plants, I recommend placing either stone or wooden structures alongside your plants for an earthy feel.


Design & Photo by IG @olive.bloom


3. Colorful Kitchen Display

We love the use of colored glass cups in this display along with the beautiful plants and gold accents in this shelf design. This is a perfect way to display any of your cute kitchenware and your favorite glasses on your new elegant custom glass shelves.


Design & Photo by IG @abbeyleegracedesigns


4. Style with Beauty Products 

These days, packaging for our skincare, perfume, and bath products is so cute you can use them to design the glass shelves in your bathroom. In addition, you can also purchase glass soap dispensers, and glass jars to hold Q-tips, cotton balls, or makeup swabs to add to your shelf design. 


Design & Photo by IG @ineswitherspoon


5. Add A Brass Railing

Adding a brass railing to hold your glass shelves creates such a cute industrial look to your home. White and gold are two very trending colors at the moment, and the addition of white tableware brings an extra highlight to this year’s glass shelf design trend. Glass cups are also acceptable to add to this design as well as a few decorative plants as seen below. 


Design & Photo by @amuneal


6. Modern Bookshelf

Style your custom glass shelves with decorative books and geometric sculptures as seen below. Many of these decorative books are easy to find on Amazon, and they offer them in many different colors as well. The most important thing to consider is to keep a consistent color scheme. If you're having trouble creating a color scheme I recommend using this website: https://coolors.co/, where you can create the perfect palette or get inspired by thousands of beautiful color schemes.



Design & Photo by @inhance_interiors


7. Minimalist Chic 

In order to achieve a minimalist look make sure your shelf design contains sharp dark lines. This look is often accomplished using a black-and-white theme color scheme, but other calm tone colors can also be added as seen below. Black picture frames, and graphic 3D structures as well as classic white candles, complement these beautiful custom glass shelves so well and are a must for this design.


Design & Photo by @thehouseonthehilltop


8. Glass Art Display

Our custom glass shelves are so versatile that it’s the perfect way to display your favorite art and sculpture. The colorless reflective nature of the glass allows the color in your pieces to pop. If you want to upscale your shelf styling a notch, click here to explore our variety of glass tint options.

Shelving system built into wall in front of windows adorned in white

Design & Photo by @achesonbuilders

9. Shower Shelf 

These cute little corners floating glass shelves are key to keeping the interior of your shower looking clean and organized. If one is not enough, you can always add more shelves to your bath. Find our variety of shapes and sizes for glass corner shelves here



10. Glassware Display 

Show off your wine and martini glasses by displaying them on transparent floating glass shelves. This technique adds depth to your kitchen design and with Dulles Glass, it's quick and easy to get a price for your custom glass shelves just the way you want them.


Design & Photo by @loreley.marcellino


Don't just settle for the ordinary; let your imagination soar. Elevate your living spaces with Dulles Glass and create a world where style meets functionality effortlessly. Click here to explore our customization options and embark on a journey of design excellence. Your dream interior is just a click away, waiting to be unveiled through the elegance of custom glass shelves.

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