10 alcove shelf ideas: chic design options and styling strategies

Alcove shelf ideas can capitalize on these niches within a room. They provide a place for a display of decorative objects or to store items in style, or for a combination of the two.  

Adding shelves is a favorite among alcove ideas because it exploits the space they provide without concealing these architectural features. And with a beautiful selection of items on display, attention is drawn to these pleasing recesses.