Another curly redwood real wood rustic mantel made from salvaged old growth redwood. Also, this mantel would make a great floating wood shelf. The intense curly wood grain pattern transmits from the live edge through the wood slab. This live edge wood has many uses as natural wood furniture, such as a wood slab vanity or a live edge table top. The options are only limited by imagination. Real wood furniture is growing in popularity as we tire of cheap disposable furniture.
Real wood rustic mantel
Natural wood furniture is timeless for example mid-century furniture is making a comeback. Also, remember veneer has limitations.