People install corner fireplace to save space, especially precious wall space. While it is a good thing to save space, corner fireplace position makes it difficult to decorate due to the lack of flat wall space. The triangular space above the fireplace makes it difficult to put a 2 dimensional object to be put there. Most owner usually will make do with some vase and statue. While that is good, there are other way to decorate it. If you want to know more, read on this article about corner fireplace ideas.
Corner Fireplace Ideas
First thing on corner fireplace ideas is to find something large and vertical to be put on the corner fireplace. Please do not even putting TV on there. TV blur the cozy aspect of corner fireplace design. Instead, you can make do by using nice statue, wood sculpture or pretty Chinese vase. You can also put tall mirror by leaning it against the corner. Adding mirror is a good idea to make the room appear larger.
In the world of professional decorator, exist rule that is called three plus one rule. This rule is used to decorate many spot on the rooms and this rule apply to the corner fireplace as well. For example, you can put a three smaller object on the end of corner fireplace that has similiar trait. It could be their colors, shape, material, design or style. At the other end of the mantle place a larger object that has the same similiar trait. You can put three wooden toy on the end and put a large carved wood doll on the other end.
You can also use seasons as a decoration theme for corner fireplace ideas. Using the three plus one rule before, you can combine it with the four season theme. For example on winter, you can add a doll of Santa, Mother Mary and small Christmas ball while on the other end you can add mini Christmas tree.