Lower shelves should be used for items you use everyday, so they are easily accessible. The ones for special occasion should be kept in the upper shelves. One important thing is to keep your shelves clutter free, as they are visible. having unnecessary thing will make your shelves look messy. And you don’t want that.
Styling your open shelves is a must.It will make them look stylish and tidy. Choose pieces that go along with each other. You can go with simple and neutral ones, completed with a few outstanding pieces. Achieve a color balance, that will not make the space look “busy”. Use items that vary in height. That way you will achieve the desired visual interest, that draws the eye towards it.