DIY Modern Triangle Shelves for Your Room Decor

DIY Modern Triangle Wall Shelves

Whether they are used for storage or just for decor, these triangle shelves will certainly add a modern vibe to your space. Pick out a wood that matches your space and customize your sizes in proportion to your available wall space to create the perfect facade!

DIY Triangle Shelf

What You'll Need:

  • Wood planks 2″ deep and approximately 1/2 to 1″ thick
  • Compass or triangle measuring tool
  • Pencil
  • Wood glue
  • Tape
  • Sandpaper
  • Saw


Instructions

DIY Triangle Shelf

Step 1: Measure and mark out a 60 degree angle on each side of your wood piece (60 degree angles both in opposite directions to create a trapezoid).

DIY Triangle Shelf

Step 2: Once you are done cutting your piece, sand the edges and mark out 2 more pieces the same size.

DIY Triangle Shelf

Step 3: Your end results from your cuts will be 3 equal pieces. Arrange them into a triangle pattern.

DIY Triangle Shelf

Step 4: Place wood glue at each of the pieces where the triangle attaches.

DIY Triangle Shelf

Step 5: Place tape around triangle to keep it in place while the glue is drying. Wipe off any excess glue with a wet rag.

DIY Triangle Shelf

Sand off any glue stains if needed. Place a small nail into the wall to hang the upright triangle shelf. To hang the upside down triangle, place to nails in the corners and use a level to make sure the shelf is straight. Decorate with air plants, succulents, and other fun accessories!

DIY Triangle Shelf

DIY Triangle Shelf

DIY Triangle Shelf


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