The reason for this is so that the plugs behind it will have room to be plugged into the wall.
The bricks look great!
At the time of this writing Christmas is about a month away, so I placed some of my girlfriend's Christmas figures on the shelf.
On the top I put a nativity and some candles.
As always, my girlfriend will rearrange the decor. But this revise turned out quite nicely. Adding glossy polyurethane helps make the matte bricks stand out.
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