Curio Cabinets / July 18, 2018 / Jeanne Goulet
Allow your personality to be reflected in this piece so later generations will not only use it but also cherish it. You started collecting dolls and other decorative figurines when you were a kid. And you still have them to this day but they are stuck in a box in your basement. Well nows the time to dust them off and put them on display and curio cabinets give you the perfect way to do just that. Really curio cabinets are a fantastic way to show off your precious collectibles. How so? Well just look at their design. Generally one will stand on the ground being around five to six feet high and anywhere from three to even five feet wide.
We all remember going in to our grandmothers house and seeing all her knick knacks and finest china displayed in them. Today the style is still favorable and the appeal to displaying precious knick knacks and keepsakes in a glass and wood shelving unit still desirable. Where to Find Them? You can find this furnishing in various places. The internet is a great place to find websites that offer furniture and different selections of styles and pieces. You can always try looking at local estate auctions flea markets or garage sales if you are looking for an antique curio cabinet with beveled glass and maybe even ornate claw feet.
There are curios that are big and durable enough to hold even heavy pieces or even piles of it. These cabinets could also be put inside a room. They can also hold jewelry and other precious collections. You can even put your favorite books and DVDs inside it. Aside from the room the cabinets are also useful in offices as they could also be used to hold important files and documents. Whatever you put inside this functional furniture piece you also have to put effort in making the display look beautiful in order to maximize its purpose. Remember to arrange each shelf carefully. You can base your arrangement to a certain theme or an event to accentuate it with the design of the room or house.