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8. Delineate with shelves
Just like rugs, shelves have an uncanny ability to clearly define a space without interrupting the flow of a room.
Consider a dining room with a display shelf or cabinet, or a living area with an entertainment unit. In these cases, shelves are used either as a point to organise furniture around (for example, sofas and a coffee table organised around the entertainment unit) or to delineate a space (here the shelf is used as a ‘wall’). Be sure, however, to choose shelves - ethan_lim79