Rainbow Book Ledges (for Under $30!)

Sara from Embrace My Space finds Land of Nod’s catalog quite dreamy but not agreeable with her stay-at-home mom budget. She especially loved an idea she came across on their blog for combining colorful wall ledges for a rainbow effect. In fact, Sara loved it so much she overcame her aversion to power tools to […Read More]

$11 Picture Ledges Anyone Can Build

The moment Ursula from Home Made by Carmona got her new couch in the house, she knew Pottery Barn-like photo ledges would be perfect on the wall above the couch. However, she wasn’t feeling quite as enthusiastic when she saw the prices for the shelves. Ursula says, “Well pull out your wood clamps, because if […Read More]

Distressed Mantel Shelf

Heather from Sweet Number 9 immediately fell in love with a distressed wall ledge from Pottery Barn the moment she saw it. It was exactly what she needed to fill empty wall space that had been driving her crazy. Heather and her husband devised a plan to build their own shelf with some lumber and decorative molding. Their knock off is absolutely stunning and has become an immediate statement piece on the once annoyingly blank wall!

pb inspired distress wall shelf

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Decorative Mantel Ledge

Linda from burlap+blue stumbled upon a decorative ledge that was the perfect way to add some visual interest to her dining room wall. She enlisted the help of her husband to construct her own beautifully distressed ledge from some pine boards and molding. I actually love both the length and finish of Linda’s ledge better […Read More]