5 Fireplace Tricks to Try

Winter is the perfect time to hibernate at home beside the fireplace. But for those of us with purely aesthetic fireplaces, finding a way to make the space functional and attractive is a struggle. Try these 5 tips for making the fireplace a part of your décor.


1. Turn your fireplace into a cozy reading nook by storing books in it.


Lucy Fenton's Book Fireplace


2. For an interesting glow, place lights and plants in the fireplace.


Emily Henderson Fern Fireplace


3. Use it as a home for your furry friend.


Fireplace Dog Bed


4. Make it pop by tiling the inside.


Tiled Fireplace


5. Create a faux log look by using pieces of art, like this or this.


Faux Wood Fireplace


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