Curio Cabinet. Thursday , September 21st , 2017 - 19:54:59 PM
The word "curios" is derived from the word "curiosity" and it serves as a good description for this furniture type. Curio cabinets are crafted with glass doors and, sometimes, glass sides. They are designed to show up to three sides of the objects put in them. It is an artful piece of furniture designed to exhibit, highlight and boost artful objects. Curio cabinets are a very useful place to keep all your dear treasures in one place without the fear of loosing them. It has a pleasure in itself as it showcases your favorite things and souvenirs to friends and family. However, they can be used for several other purposes. These cabinets can also have the honor to hold your family heirlooms - such as, grandmas silver comb and grandpas gold pen.
Wall mounted cabinets come in all types, from entirely decorative shelves to highly utilitarian storage shelves. Wall curios can be found at almost any furniture outlet or showroom, in a variety of designs, sizes, colors, and shapes. Wall curio cabinets can be hung over the fireplace or featured as part of a group setting which utilizes pictures, candle holders or mirrors. Wood corner cases are perfect for smaller rooms. This style allows you to add a unique piece to your home without taking up an excessive amount of space.
Changing sizes between panels to alter the overall shape of the cabinet is another idea. For example, with a centerpiece glass curio cabinet you can use progressively smaller sizes of circular panels the higher up you go to make it look like an archetypical christmas tree, for example, or progressively smaller perfect square layers to make it look like a pyramid. Lastly using stained, etched, or frosted glass panels are just some of the other ideas you can apply. Why limit yourself to regular glass, after all? You can increase the artistic visual appeal of your curio cabinet by using different types of glass. All you need to do is find a local glass worker who you can hire to make specialized panels for your cabinet, and youre good to go.
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