...the groupings of texture and color. The wood bowls on one shelf and the green glass on the other adds additional visual interest to the space. Open shelves provide an opportunity to showcase your wares while creating a design element in your home. Of course keeping everything organized becomes more of a process with open shelves but it's worth it.
What are your kitchen shelves like? Do you have open shelves?
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