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Nothing destroys seamless wall decorations faster than the unsightly brackets that you often hang under a shelf or row of shelves. Their L-shaped design is usually not thought of, although they are visible to the world – or at least to your house guests.

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Enter the floating shelf, a modern mystery of visual tricks that is reflected in a smooth wall surface so that the eye can focus on it your curiosity, instead of this. No brackets required.

To help you clean up your decorating style, we’ve put together 10 adorable floating shelves to decorate your walls, and it’s easy.

1. Umber hides the floating bookcase

Stack your books horizontally and you will cover every inch of these metal shelves for the illusion of floating literature. They are made of sturdy metal and are available in two sizes with a white or silver surface.

The easy-to-hang shelves have received over 4,000 5-star ratings for the “magical feel” they add to any decor. “It’s so much fun,” says one buyer.

Get the Umbra Conceal Floating Bookshelf, Set of 3, on Amazon starting at $ 22.34

2. Peter’s Goods 2 tier modern rustic floating wall shelves

Double-layer shelves are perfect for anyone who needs a little extra storage space.

Perfect for a country-style room, this floating bookcase features two levels of sustainably-sourced paulownia wood (known as one of the strongest woods for its density). Combined with a black steel frame, it is sturdy enough to display heavier items (up to 50 pounds).

With more than 3,800 5-star ratings, buyers say “the wood is beautiful” and the shelves are given great advantages in terms of robustness, value and generous width.

Get Peter’s Goods 2 tier modern rustic floating wall shelves on Amazon for $ 30.97

3. Mobile floating mountain wall shelf

Functional wall art that can also serve as a shelf - I'm sold!

This floating shelf is a work of art in itself, made of wood and is reminiscent of a three-peaked mountain range. It’s a natural place to show photos or maybe even memorabilia from your last hike. The back made of metal wire gives a unique rustic touch.

Buyers praise its beautiful craftsmanship, and one said, “It was bigger than I expected and made of thick, sturdy material. Worth the price. “

Get the Mkono Mountain floating wall shelf on Amazon for $ 24.99

4. Niubee Kids acrylic floating shelves

These modern shelves are virtually invisible from a distance and can hold anywhere from 48 to 70 pounds, depending on size.

While these molded acrylic floating shelves are known for use in the nursery, they can be used anywhere you need an updated and modern look. The wide lip holds items (think books, smaller planters, decorative items, or photos) in place.

Thick, high quality acrylic and easy installation make this a winner, with 92% of reviewers giving the shelves 5 stars. They are “really completely clear, robust and very well made,” says one reviewer.

Get the Niubee Kids Acrylic Floating Shelves, set of 2, from Amazon for € 59.99

5. Takara Live Edge shelves

If you're a nature-loving person, these rustic shelves should be high on your wish-list.

Made from recycled natural teak from felled trees, these shelves add organic beauty to your wall when displaying books, photos, or other decorative items. They are available in four sizes, from extra small to large.

Unique curves and rich grain make each one unique, and a sturdy hidden bracket keeps the shelf (and your items) securely in place.

Get the Takara Live Edge shelves at West Elm starting at $ 88

6. Sawtooth Ridge floating shelves

These shelves have the potential to add value to any room immediately.

Whether in a country house kitchen, a cozy bedroom or one Hut core Family room, this simple set of two handcrafted wooden shelves puts the focus on your items. A lacquer finish ensures that it stays refined for years, and the hollow nature keeps it light but sturdy. Available in eight rustic stains and six lengths.

The ratings averaged 4.9 for this made-to-order find. “This is good quality construction and high quality wood,” says one reviewer, while others note that the beautiful shelves far exceed expectations.

Get the Sawtooth Ridge Floating Shelves, Set of 2, on Etsy for $ 115.95

7. Ekena Millwork floating shelf

This elegant shelf can be customized with a color or finish to match the color scheme of your home.

With its decorative flourishes and floral patterns that are reminiscent of historical forms of living, this shelf is really unique and looks like something Bridgerton. While an indoor installation is perfect, the solid urethane material is also suitable for outdoor use.

One reviewer called this shelf “a wow”. Many love that it is primed at the factory and ready to be painted or finished by you as your decor dictates.

Get the Ekena Millwork Floating Shelf at Lowe’s for $ 122.28

8. Gracie Oaks Finkle 3 tier floating shelf

The best thing about this 3 tier shelving set is its versatility.

This trio of streamlined shelves captivates with a rustic atmosphere made of wood in mahogany or gray and a robustness thanks to PVC brackets – brackets that you cannot see.

Buyers have placed these simple but nifty shelves everywhere in their home, from the kitchen to the bathroom to the home office.

The floating shelves are very easy to attach to the wall, and people (over 680 5-star reviews) love the simple style that goes with any type of decor.

Get the Gracie Oaks Finkle 3-Tier Floating Shelf at Wayfair for $ 48.99

9. Tall and mighty floating shelves

This duo is described on the QVC website as being easy to install.

Whether with cuddly toys in the children’s room or coffee mugs in the country kitchen, this shelf duo is a white addition to your wall decoration. The small, beveled edges ensure a secure hold of the items, while the restrained white finish blends in.

“I can’t believe how beautiful these are and how easy they are to install,” says one buyer. Another calls it “the best that ever was!”

Get the High and Mighty Floating Shelves, Set of 2, at QVC for $ 61.06

10. Reclaimed Wood Shadow Box Shelf

This barn wood shelf is the missing piece for your country style home.

This floating box is the perfect platform for storage and presentation – both in and on top of its box-like housing.

Made from recycled barn wood, the weathered look of the box wonderfully supports a rustic or industrial charm. Available in a set of three squares or a rectangle and three weathered washes.

Consumers are very impressed with these shelves and find that they look cute on the wall.

Get the Reclaimed Wood Shadow Box Shelf on Amazon starting at $ 39.99

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