Fireplace Mantels

There’s nothing quite like warming up next to the fire. Especially when it’s a fireplace in your own living room. But there’s something about a mantel-less fireplace that just seems off! A mantel adds a finishing touch to your fireplace that ties the whole room together. Though many fireplace mantels are just decorative, others offer functional storage. Check out some of our favorite fireplace mantels to top off your living room decor.

Live-Edge Fireplace Mantel

Live Edge Fireplace Mantel

There’s something about a live edge that makes you feel like your space is one with nature. This gorgeous red cedar fireplace mantel is made in the U.S.A. and is truly a one-of-a-kind piece.

Find it at FROMNATURESVIEW on Etsy

Ornate Steel Arched Fireplace Mantel

Ornate Steel Arched Fireplace Mantel

A decorative alternative to traditional wood mantels, this ornate steel arched fireplace mantel is a good fit for modern living rooms. This mantel features a front drop-down storage area and is available in three different lengths.

Find it at Wayfair

Mesquite Live-Edge Fireplace Mantel

Mesquite Live Edge Fireplace Mantel

Take the live-edge slab look to a whole other level with this one-of-a-kind mesquite mantel featuring a colored inlay. Though this mantel features a blue inlay, you can choose from a variety of custom colors.

Find it at tomswildwoodart on Etsy

Fireplace Mantel With Drop-Front Storage

Fireplace Mantel With Drop Front Storage

Hide away all of those ugly TV cords with this fireplace mantel with drop-front storage. Available in rustic light brown or dark brown, choose from a variety of sizes to fit your needs.

Find it at CustomCornersLLC on Etsy

Industrial Minimalist Fireplace Mantel

Industrial Minimalist Fireplace Mantel

A teak wood beam and steel hardware come together to create a fireplace mantel that is both industrial and rustic. Pair it with some farmhouse artwork, and you’ve got yourself some charming living room decor.

Find it at Wayfair

Barn Beam Fireplace Mantel

Barn Beam Fireplace Mantel

If you like the previous option but are looking for something with a bit more of a rustic feel, check out this fireplace mantel from Etsy. Choose from a walnut, oak, or frosted- gray finish.

Find it at HewnAndForged on Etsy

Hand-Painted Shabby-Chic Fireplace MantelHand Painted Shabby Chic Fireplace Mantel

If you’re all about transforming your home into a shabby-chic paradise, consider this fireplace mantel. Made out of solid pine, this mantel is finished with a distressed white paint and features detailed floral appliques.

Find it at PaintedCottage on Etsy

Two-Drawer Fireplace Mantel

2 Drawer Fireplace Mantel

There’s nothing quite as annoying as getting all snuggled up on the couch just to realize that you have no idea where the remote control is. Store away your remotes in a place you’ll remember with this two-drawer fireplace mantel.

Find it at Wayfair

Rustic Ranch-Style Fireplace Mantel

Rustic Ranch Style Fireplace Mantel

Add some ranch-style flair to your living room with this rustic fireplace mantel. Featuring iron horseshoe details, you’ll add a country-feel to your living room with this mantel.

Find it at hickerbillyArt on Etsy

Shabby-Chic Fireplace Mantel

Shabby Chic Fireplace Mantel

For a more subtle shabby-chic mantel, check out this distressed white wood option. You can customize the finish and length of this mantel to fit your needs.

Find it at CozyCreekWoodworking on Etsy

Brick-Style Fireplace Mantel

Brick-Style Fireplace Mantel

Choose from either a whiskey maple or gray-washed ash finish for this fireplace mantel. The unique brick-inspired design adds some farmhouse-style flair to your space.

Find it at Wayfair

Nantucket Fireplace Mantel

Nantucket Fireplace Mantel

Made out of solid pine wood, this fireplace mantel from Wayfair will add some beachy vibes to your space. This mantel comes in a variety of lengths and is available in gray, Cape Cod blue, and sand white.

Find it at Wayfair

Mission-Style Fireplace Mantel

Mission Style Fireplace Mantel

This handcrafted, white oak fireplace mantel features decorative pyramid-shaped accent pegs to create a mission-style design. If you’d prefer a different wood species, you can order a custom mantel with the wood of your choice.

Find it at TheWoodworkingWizard on Etsy

Walnut Fireplace Mantel With Steel Inlay

Walnut Fireplace Mantel with Steel Inlay

For a statement piece that will stand the test of time, consider this black walnut fireplace mantel with a hand-hammered steel inlay.

Find it at AntiqueWoodworks on Etsy

Hand-Forged Steel Fireplace Mantel

Hand Forged Steel Fireplace Mantel

This hand-forged decorative steel fireplace mantel will quickly become the centerpiece of your living room. Made out of solid walnut wood with a mahogany finish, this option is available in three different lengths.

Find it at Wayfair

French-Style Fireplace Surround Mantel

French-Style Fireplace Surround Mantel

For a truly regal look, consider this French-style fireplace surround. Made out of crushed limestone and gypsum with an ivory finish, this fireplace mantel lends itself to both shabby-chic and traditional decor.

Find it at Wayfair

Stone Fireplace Surround Mantel

Stone Fireplace Surround Mantel

If you like the previous fireplace surround but want something a bit more minimalist, check out this stone fireplace mantel. Complete with a distressed ivory sand finish, the simple design of this fireplace surround would fit in with a variety of different home decor designs.

Find it at Wayfair

Solid Wood Timber Fireplace Mantel

Handmade from beams of knotty alder timber, this solid wood mantel is available in four different finishes and two lengths. The distressed, charred-wood look of this mantel adds rustic vibes to your space.

Find it at Hayneedle

Antique Black-Wood Fireplace Mantel

Antique Black Wood Fireplace Mantel

Available in antique black, antique white, mahogany, and sea foam, this fireplace mantel features hand-forged and hammered steel straps.

Find it at Wayfair

Cast Stone Fireplace Mantel

Cast Stone Fireplace Mantel

This regal and dramatic cast stone fireplace mantel is available in beige and gray and will last for decades to come.

Find it at stonecrafters2012 on Etsy

Written by Leigha Staffenhagen

Leigha Staffenhagen is our managing editor. When she isn’t writing and editing for Insteading, she’s reading, going to Mariners games, practicing yoga, tap dancing, weeding in her grandma's garden beds, and attempting to grow her own apartment garden.

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