See the step by step plans for this vintage inspired fireplace mantel that I built! It was a surprisingly simple DIY wood building project. You can customize the finish to fit any style of decor, farmhouse, shabby chic, or traditional. This mantel has an over mantel of bead board and painted brick. The mantel has french style furniture appliques.
Should you hang a giant piece of art? A mirror? Go candle-crazy? Something else entirely?! These fireplace mantel ideas are all the inspo you need to finally decide what to do with the focal point of your room.