DIY Shelves: 5 Sleek DIY Shelf Storage Projects Under $50

DIY Shelves: 5 Sleek DIY Shelf Storage Projects Under $50

Adrienne Breaux
Aug 24, 2014
(Image credit: Lauren Kelp)

Shelves are a wonderful thing. When you need extra storage, their loving, open surfaces provide you that extra space you're looking for. When you need a place on a wall to display your favorite things? They embrace your constant rearranging of knick-knacks and art. And though stylish shelves can sometimes be a pretty penny, we've got a handful of sleek shelves you could make yourself this weekend for hardly any dough at all.

Pictured above: Simple materials, simple outline. Pretty simple instructions. Make this cool shelf with the help of Lauren Kelp.

(Image credit: Ducklings in a Row)

Add a punch of neon color with this cute shelf spotted on Ducklings in a Row.

(Image credit: merrythought)

These little mini shelves won't hold a lot, but they're stylish and cheap to make and the perfect size for a bathroom or for holding jewelry. Spotted on merrythought.

(Image credit: Wonder Forest)

This simple floating shelf has a rustic and modern look. Seen on Wonder Forest.

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If you love the look of leather strap shelves, you'll love this easy and affordable DIY project we spotted on At Home In Love.

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