Shabby chic shelves – our pick of the best

Looking for shabby chic shelves? From decorative pieces to rustic French style, we’ve picked the best shabby chic shelving available to buy now.

Give your home a relaxed and pretty look with new shabby chic shelves. This is a decorative style where you can choose from chalky white and pastels, or opt for distressed wood finishes. From neat little shabby chic shelves complete with hooks that you can hang in the hallway or kitchen, to ladder-style designs for the living room, you’ll find a wide range of options. If you want a classic style, go for painted shabby chic kitchen shelves with a delicately patterned wallpaper backdrop. Rustic pigeonhole shelves can be used to store keys and gloves in the hallway, or used in the garden room for twine and scissors. And why not give your living room a fresh look with white ladder shelves to display books and keepsakes? Take a look through our selection of the best designs.

Grey Washed Wall Rack With Hooks

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1. Grey Washed Wall Rack With Hooks


Dimensions: H31.5 W65 D8.5cm

This little wooden shabby chic shelf captures the shabby chic style perfectly and it’s affordable too! The fir wood shelf is perfect for a hallway or kitchen space. Use the shelves to display photos or trinkets, and the hook will be handy for keys, scarves and hats. Includes two picture hooks on reverse for hanging.

Grey Washed Wall Rack With Hooks, £35, Cox and Cox

The Orchard Carved French Kitchen Wall Shelf

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2. The Orchard Carved French Kitchen Wall Shelf

With its beautifully ornate style and distressed finish, this shelf will lend a shabby chic feel to your kitchen. It's perfect for storage or to display your favourite pieces.


Dimensions: H72 W98 D18cm. Shelf depth 13cm.

These pretty wooden shabby chic wall shelves have an Antique cream finish, with pale pink and white paper behind the shelves. Also available in Duck Egg Blue.

The Orchard Carved French Kitchen Wall Shelf, £195, Not on the High Street

Small Shabby Chic Wooden Shelf Unit with salt, pepper and spice shakers and heart-shaped ornaments hanging

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3. Small Shabby Chic Wooden Shelf Unit


Dimensions: H38.5 W30 D9cm

Add modern country style to the heart of your home with these shabby chic kitchen shelves, which are made in a natural rustic wood. We love the attention to detail, with the decorative hanging hearts adding an extra touch of charm to the overall look. This product features 2 internal shelves and an extra shelf on top, along with 3 metal hooks – ideal for hanging cups if used in the kitchen or small clothing items is used in a hallway space.

Small Shabby Chic Wooden Shelf Unit, £24.99, Amazon

Groleau Accent Shelf with ornaments against green wall

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4. Groleau Accent Shelf


Dimensions: H85 W49 D16cm

Reminiscent of an ornate picture frame these shelves ooze Parisian style. The antique-affect surround creates the perfect stage to display perfume bottles in the bathroom, jewellery in the bedroom or trinkets and picture frames in the hallway. The shelf unit by lily Manor is wall mounted with 2 fixed shelves.

Groleau Accent Shelf, £86.99, Wayfair

Dibor Vintage Blue French Wall Cupboard with glass cabinets and French writing

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5. Dibor Vintage Blue French Wall Cupboard


Dimensions: H65.5 W50 D19.5cm

There is something so charmingly French about this cabinet that it could have been from the set of Chocolat. It has an open top shelf, plus two internal shelves with glass etched doors. Overall a beautiful, French-inspired, shabby chic shelf unit for any room in the home.

Dibor Vintage Blue French Wall Cupboard, £169, Not on the High Street

Josette Cream metal Luggage Rack

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6. Josette Cream metal Luggage Rack


Dimensions: H25 W75 L20cm

Ivory painted ironwork is a key element for creating a shabby chic look. The decorative scroll detailing is inspired by Laura Ashley’s signature French-inspired ‘Josette’ print. Based on a traditional luggage rack design this piece would be best suited to a hallway or cloakroom, with a handy storage shelf and 5 additional hanging hooks.

Josette Cream metal Luggage Rack, £59.50, Laura Ashley

Distressed Country Cottage Wall Shelf with heart-shaped ornaments against rustic pink and grey wall

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7. Distressed Country Cottage Wall Shelf


Dimensions: H34 W38 D9cm

This shabby chic shelving unit will add a vintage style to a rustic country home. It could be used on the kitchen wall to display a couple of accessories and as a place to hang tea towels from the hooks.

Distressed Country Cottage Wall Shelf, £45, Not On The High Street

Pigeonhole Wall Shelf Unit and painting palettes against cream wall

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8. Pigeonhole Wall Shelf Unit


Dimensions: H60 W59.5 D12cm

This versatile wooden shabby chic shelving unit has 12 pigeonholes, perfect for keeping things organised. Made from fir wood.

Pigeonhole Wall Shelf Unit, £79, Graham and Green

Home & Haus Fennel Two-Shelf Display Unit with brass hooks against white wall

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9. Home & Haus Fennel Two-Shelf Display Unit


Dimensions: H65 W60 D12cm

There's a stylish simplicity to this shabby chic shelving, which has a white pine finish and two shelves, perfect for hallway or kitchen storage. Assembly required.

Home & Haus Fennel Two-Shelf Display Unit, £96, Wayfair

Chloe Patchwork Wall Rack

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10. Chloe Patchwork Wall Rack


Dimensions: H30 W56 D17cm

This shabby chic shelf unit is a great choice for the hallway - it has a vintage patchwork design decorating four drawers, which can be used for gloves, scarves, keys and hooks for coats too.

Chloe Patchwork Wall Rack, £40, Worldstores