Rustic shelves pop against the white subway tile in this kitchen. I can feel that wood texture against the smooth tile.
Could also do this as like a behind the couch shelf if the room is big enough Turn you short Billy bookcase into a double-duty kitchen island using this IKEA hack!
26 Kitchen Open Shelves Ideas - Home Decor Designs
How simple and stylish is this DIY Scandinavian leather magazine holder.