Pictures Of Decorated Fireplace Mantels

Pictures Of Decorated Fireplace Mantels – Global Home Decor

Pictures Of Decorated Fireplace Mantels

pictures of decorated fireplace mantels

    fireplace mantels

  • Fireplace mantel or mantelpiece, also known as a chimneypiece, originated in medieval times as a hood that projected over a grate to catch the smoke. The term has evolved to include the decorative framework around the fireplace, and can include elaborate designs extending to the ceiling.
  • That part of a hearth setting that protrudes from the surface above the opening of the firplace and is ususally used as a shelf. If made of combustible material, it must be far enough above the fireplace opening to meet NFPA standards.


  • (decorate) make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc.; “Decorate the room for the party”; “beautify yourself for the special day”
  • (decorate) deck: be beautiful to look at; “Flowers adorned the tables everywhere”
  • Denoting a stage of English Gothic church architecture typical of the 14th century (between Early English and Perpendicular), with increasing use of decoration and geometric, curvilinear, and reticulated tracery
  • adorned: provided with something intended to increase its beauty or distinction


  • A photograph
  • A portrait
  • (picture) visualize: imagine; conceive of; see in one’s mind; “I can’t see him on horseback!”; “I can see what will happen”; “I can see a risk in this strategy”
  • A painting or drawing
  • (pictural) pictorial: pertaining to or consisting of pictures; “pictorial perspective”; “pictorial records”
  • (picture) a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface; “they showed us the pictures of their wedding”; “a movie is a series of images projected so rapidly that the eye integrates them”

Fireplace mantel decorated for fall.

Fireplace mantel decorated for fall.
Since taking this picture I changed the ribbon on the wreath. It now has a simple bow of dark brown satin ribbon that looks less Christmassy than the ribbon in this photo.

Fireplace Mantel 15

Fireplace Mantel 15
Fireplace Mantel in West Vancouver BC by Blenard’s Decor
pictures of decorated fireplace mantels