We all need shelves for the purpose of display and storage in our homes. You can get rid of those bulky chests, bookcases, and cupboards in your home by installing floating shelves.
Floating shelves are those shelves that stick out of the wall. They look stylish and sophisticated and give your walls a glamorous look. They need lesser space and make your room look less bulky. When compared to other similar products, they provide more storage for you. By using these shelves, you can make your room look bigger and livelier. When used in kitchens, they ensure that the frequently used items are always within your reach. When it comes to 2017, black floating shelves are the hottest trend. The black colored floating shelf is very stylish and contemporary that it is now widely used in order to improve the outlook of home interiors.
Note:- If more storage space is a priority for you, read our article which features floating drawer shelf models – which offer aesthetics of a floating shelf and much more storage inside the drawers.
We are presenting here to you, our review of the top 17 black floating wall shelves trending in 2016-2017.
1.Danya B – Large Corner Wall Mount Shelf- Black Laminate
It is a well- designed shelf and is ideal for keeping small books, novels and show pieces. It’s quite sturdy with a good finish. It is easy to hang on the wall and it comes with all the hardware required. This black corner wall shelf is made up of MDF and laminate. The black color helps to suit any decor theme.Check Price
2. Chicago Floating Shelf
It is a small and space friendly shelf with a universal style. It has a neat black finish and can be hung on the wall without any visible screws or connectors. This black gloss floating shelf is made up of MDF, metal sheet, particle board, and metal tube. It is available in different sizes and is ideal for you rooms and washrooms. This is a cheap black floating shelf which can save you a lot of money as well. You can keep picture frames or any other artifacts on it and they would just look great.Check Price
Note:- If you are looking for an affordable floating shelf, read our review of 15+ Cheap Floating Shelves under 40 USD collection.
3. Kiera Grace – Maine Wall Shelf
This wall shelf is decorative in purpose and is available in various sizes. It is ideal to be used in the bedroom, living room, kitchen or office. It is easy to install and gives an actual floating look as no supports are visible once it is installed. It is ideal for keeping light weight items like picture frames, candles or small potted plants. Its black color and a nice finish give a modern look to your house and office.Check Price
Note:- If you are a fan of Black Color, take a look at our review of Black Ladder Shelves – which suits corners and living rooms.
4. Lyss 5- Tier Corner Ladder Bookcase
This black corner wall shelf is easy to assemble and comes with all the essential hardware. It has a nice and sturdy look and is ideal for keeping bigger items like books, frames, toys and show pieces. It is made up of solid wood and veneer. It can be placed in the kids’ room as well as it can be used to store kids items in a stylish way.Check Price
5. UniqDesignz – Set of 3 – U-Shape Display Wall Shelf
This floating shelf is a beautiful addition to your wall decor. The product comes as a set of three and is very lightweight. These shelves are handmade and spray painted carefully to rule out any flaw. They are made up of Reinforced MDF and has a sturdy look. Easy to hang and comes with all the essential hardware, they have a walnut wood color and fits good with all kinds of decor. Ideal for displaying pictures and decorations.Check Price
Note:- We have reviewed a collection of White Floating U Shelves – read the article if you are a big fan of ‘U Shelves’
6. Modern 3 Pieces Black Square Shelf
This beautiful set of three pieces black square shelves adds a class to your home and office. It can be easily hanged and all the necessary hardware comes along with it. Ideal for placing your frames, video games, CDs, small potted plants, remotes, books etc. It is a high quality and long lasting product made of MDF and laminate.Check Price
7. St. Agnes 37.75” Wall Book Case
This beautiful floating shelf has five shelves with enough space to keep anything like books, toys, showpieces or games. It can be installed anywhere in the kitchen, bedroom or living room. It is made of wood and has a very sturdy look. Easy to install and takes care of your storage requirements very well.Check Price
8. Decorative “S” Shaped Wall Shelf
This shelving unit comes in a set of two and is very stylish in looks. Follows a simple design which can make any room lively. Well suited to place showpieces, flower vases, candles, and other small souvenirs. It can be easily assembled and mounted and comes with all the required hardware.Check Price
9. Decorative Espresso Shaped Wall Shelf
This contemporary and beautiful looking black glossy floating shelf give a new charm to your room. It is easy to mount and there are no visible connectors or other hardware once it is installed. Its black color gives a smart look to your wall. It is quite sturdy and you can keep your books, CDs, and flower vases. Goes good in the kitchen, living room or bedroom.Check Price
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10. Shelving Solution – Quadrate Decorative Wall Shelf
A decorative intersecting square shelf in a fine black color suited to use with any décor. It looks very attractive and one can’t take her eyes away from it. Made up of MDF and laminate, this set of intersecting squares is ideal to keep books, toys, games, and other collectibles.Check Price
11. Danya B. Intersecting Espresso Color Wall Shelf
This stylish floating shelf comes in a contemporary espresso finish. It is simple to install and gives an elegant look to your wall. It is spacious enough to hold your plants and books. The shelf set offers a beautiful floating look as no connectors are visible once it is mounted.Check Price
12. Shelf Made – 4 Piece Decorative Ledge Set
Set of four black floating wall shelves with a fine black finish. Each shelf can hold a weight of up to 20 lbs. Rightly priced, this set of shelves looks quite stylish and useful. You can mount them according to the pattern of your wall. It is very suitable for your kitchen or bedroom.You can place light decorative items like candles and picture frames on these shelves.Check Price
Note:- Ever tried glass floating shelves? Glass based floating shelves are amazing to decorate your interiors and still serve the purpose of effective storage.
13. nexxt Priva Set of Two Corner Shelves
These corner shelves are very stylish and the matte black color gives a modern look to your room. They require minor assembly and are easy to mount. These zig zag shelves are very useful to display your decoratives in style. They are space friendly and can hold lightweight items up to a weight of 8 lbs.Check Price
14. Shelving Solution – Intersecting Squares Floating shelf
This shelf has a marvelous design with 4 storage cubbies and a display space on top. It is a space-saving floating shelf with a nice espresso finish. The shelf really looks great and you would definitely buy one more for another room once you get a feel of the product on your walls. Your antiques and other collectives can be placed in an attractive way with the help of these wall shelves.Check Price
15. Diamonds Three Level Shelving System
This beautiful shelf will make your room even more beautiful and livable. It is a glossy floating shelf and is made up of melamine wood and MDF. You can put all the three shelves together as a unit or you can make three separate units out of them. They are quite versatile and wide enough to display your collectibles in a beautiful manner.Check Price
16. Knape & Vogt – Wall Mounted Black Wall Cube Shelf Kit (2 Piece)
Cube shelves are ideal for displaying small showpieces and books. Made up of durable wood, these cube shelves are easy to install and comes with the required hardware. Each cube can hold up to 25 lbs.Check Price
The bottom line!
Floating shelves can be a great addition to your indoors if chosen the right way. Go for a model that suits well with your home’s indoor finish. Floating shelves are great space savers and at the same time they can be the best part of your home’s indoor decor.
All these floating shelves mentioned above are of high quality and sturdy nature. While buying one, beware of the cheap black floating shelves available in the market. Get a good one for you and give a classy look to your room’s decor.