Open Shelving Meets a Gallery Wall for Interior Perfection

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Who: Michelle Halford, interior stylist and writer of The Design Chaser

Where: Auckland, NZ

Why we love this pic: Every interior enthusiast knows the struggle of filling an empty wall with style, but this space proves it might be as simple as combining two longstanding staples. This small yet artful gallery wall paired with personality-showcasing shelving creates the perfect combination of satisfying structure and eye-catching intrigue.

The takeaway: Turns out, a gallery wall + open shelving is a no-fail style solution for an empty wall.

Get the look:

Knape & Vogt Decorative Shelf Kit, $24.71

5-Piece Matte Black Picture Frame Set, $129

Design Within Reach Raleigh Two-Seater Sofa, $3,740


Kelly is a full-time freelance writer, aspiring aerialist, and passionate interior design enthusiast. She's a regular contributor to design-centric publications like Apartment Therapy, The Spruce, and TexasLiving Magazine.

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