You might not think about coffee table heights as the sort of thing that fluctuates throughout the years, but like any design element, the ideal coffee table height not only changes from room style to room style, but also according to what’s in vogue in living rooms that are being lived in, in the current moment. Coffee tables don’t often drive the design of a room, but they can be a statement piece instead of an afterthought or at least be a harmonious companion to the surrounding furniture. The centerpiece of most living rooms is the sofa.. but if you decide to splurge on one of these unique, modern coffee tables, your sofa might just find itself playing a supporting role.
Lately I’ve been giving a lot of thought to breaking an unwritten decor rule: that a sofa be accompanied by a coffee table. In my home, our coffee table is nearly as long as our sofa and eats up a lot of floor space in our small living room. The coffee table is a substantial piece of furniture taking up a lot of valuable real estate in your living room. Along with looking good, why not also make it useful not just as a surface to place your things on, but as a functional storage piece to place your things in? These six stylish storage coffee tables can be made at home and customized to fit your home’s look. Discover thousands of images about Small Coffee Table on Pinterest, a visual bookmarking tool that helps you discover and save creative ideas.
ViewSave. Leick Furniture Shaker Solid Wood Storage Coffee Table in Slate Black. Ahh, how lovely it would be to meander from coffee table to dining table to living room in the course of a meal! Unfortunately, like many small space dwellers, my partner and I are restricted to a single venue: the coffee table. Related posts from Apartment Therapy: 10 Coffee Tables for Couch Potato Dining Best Adjustable Coffee Tables 2008 Good Questions: Any Adjustable Coffee Table Resources? Good Questions: Convertible Coffee / Dining Tables No Dining Room? No Problem!: Other Places In Your Home To Have A Dinner Party Recreating The Kitchen Table: Small Space Dwellers Create A New Place To Dine. Maxwell Ryan, founder of Apartment Therapy, and Christiane Lemieux, of online furnishing company Wayfair, help decorate a Los Angeles apartment as part of Ryan’s cross-country book tour for his new book Apartment Therapy Complete and Happy Home. Living room accents include cinder blocks, a wooden coffee table made from an art project and pi atas.
Break The Rules: Ciao, Coffee Table!
Today we highlight acrylic coffee table finds, from narrow, barely-there pieces to unique selections that can’t help but dazzle. image from Apartment Therapy. Acrylic furniture not only adds an unmistakably modern feel to any space, it is a great solution for smaller rooms as its transparency takes up little visual space.