Coffee & End Tables – Finishing Touch to Your Living Room Furniture

Think of the days when humankind lived without too much furniture? Don’t you think they had fewer problems? Most probably they had bigger living areas – uncluttered and available? But think how inconvenient life would have been for them! No soft comfy furniture, no flat surfaces to eat from of no side tables like coffee or end tables for keeping stuff!

Over centuries, humankind has learned to appreciate good living and comfortable lodging. One of the most important aspects of comfortable homes is nice and sturdy furniture which makes life easier and more relaxed; things that would look trendy and beautiful and look aesthetic in the correct settings created to satisfy your personal desires.

Coffee and end tables – part of the occasional table sets – have become essential accessories and have become crucial part of home furniture – especially in the living room where we do the informal entertainment when visitors and guests come and where we relax watching some TV, reading books and listening to music.

End tables and coffee tables may not be the focus of the room, but they are certainly handy for keeping our snack plates, drink trays and glasses, iPods, IPads, remotes and of course newspapers and books. You can use them to hold a vase of fresh flowers or some beautiful looking curios or collectible you purchased from your last holiday!

With the wide amount of opportunities in choosing the exact coffee and end tables for your living room, the choice may be getting tougher and difficult for you. You need to focus on what kind of tables, in what style, in what material and in what size you can buy so that the end and coffee tables will blend most harmoniously with your other furniture.

Size is one of the most important aspects you must keep in mind. A coffee or end table should not be taller than the upholstered or sofa cushions – it should be preferably shorter. If you are keeping the coffee table at the center, you need at least two feet clearance space all around. Buy in a material and style that will blend beautifully with the existing living room décor.

Here are some images of beautiful looking coffee and end tables from A Brand New Look. Some are in antique finish and some with beautifully inlay work. All have storage space and finished exquisitely. Check what you like best?

Yellow Green Vintage Model Coffee Table

Side Table with Shelves and Drawers

Rustic Looking End Table with Drawer

Nested Coffee Tables with Inlay Work

End Table in Cherry Finish with Drawer

De-stressed Wood Topped Coffee Table

Coffee Table with bottom Shelf

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Illuminated Coffee And Lounge Table Designs

The translucent coffee tables shown below are an attractive piece of interior furniture. You could use these indoors for the living room or make use of these after sunset in your garden or patio. Wherever you use them the Lounge extraordinary translucent tables from Moree will fill the place with atmospheric light. You could even choose the kind of light you would prefer. There are the simple white LED light bulbs and there is also a wide variety of multi color LED’s that you could choose from to enlighten your room. By mixing the primary colors like red, green and blue, every color could be set individually or choose one of three predefined color programs with predefined color changes.

Illuminated Lounge Table Design
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Illuminated Coffee Table Design
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Multi Color Lounge Table Design
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White LED Living Room Coffee Table Design
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White LED Living Room Oval Shaped Coffee Table Design
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Glass Top Coffee Tables – Beautiful Accent Accessories

After a sofa set/sectional, coffee tables are the most important feature of the living room furniture. It is naturally the center of the living room and most of the time, it is the focus for the sitting area of the living room. When you can bifurcate the living room into separate areas – the coffee table will always be in the most important area – that of seating arrangement for family and guests.

A coffee table has other names like central table, cocktail table, peg tables etc. We find a number of uses for the coffee tables. This flat surface is so much useful that sometimes we need more than one coffee table and that is how we end up buying all the end tables, sofa end tables, side tables, occasional tables and console tables etc.

Most of the times, furniture stores provide a matching center table along with a sofa set. But if you want to buy a bigger or different style of center table, you have to plan a little before doing any purchase. Check what the present style of your interior décor is – especially what is the style of the sofas. The color of sofa upholstery and wall décor of the living room also needs attention.

But you do not have exactly match the living room furniture completely in all respects. A traditionally decorated living room may be having wooden furniture and a glass topped, metal frame accent coffee table may seem to be not in harmony with the existing furniture. On the contrary it can create a contrasting effect that will set off the beauty of both the traditional and accent furniture.

Likewise, if you are having contemporary style furniture, an accent coffee table of antique look and style can be a welcome addition. No doubt, it can be in a totally different style and but can still add to the beauty of the room very nicely. Think how distinct an antique look coffee table in solid wood with carved details, scroll work and high-glossy finish in teak or oak will look – distinct and unique amidst a minimalist style room!

How a nice looking sturdy and stylish accent coffee table will be a welcome addition to any living room can be seen here from these images here. These are a variety of beautiful accent coffee tables from La Furniture Store. Don’t you think you may like one of them?

Oval Glass Top Framed within Ornate Black Top
Oval Glass Top Framed

Pretty Round Metal Frame and Black Glass Top
Pretty Round Metal Table

Light Blue and Black Curved Pattern Topped Table
Light Blue and Black Curved

Gorgeous Two Deck Table of Glass and Wood
Gorgeous Two Deck Table

Elegant Chrome Base and Glass Topped Table
Elegant Chrome Base and Glass Topped Table

Different Combos of Wood Base and Glass Top
Different Combos of Wood Base and Glass Top

Cutely Shaped like a Tub and Glass Topped
Cutely Shaped like a Tub

Beautiful Glass Topped Table in Green
Beautiful Glass Topped Table

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Some Accent Chairs You Can Add to Your Home Furniture

Accent chairs are beautiful and add value to your home furniture. Whenever you want to bring fresh color to brighten any room in your room, adding any type of upholstered accent chairs can shift the focus from old staid furniture and alter the look. And it is easier to change the upholstery of one or two pieces to renew their look time to time.

The most convenient thing about accent chairs is it can be fitted anywhere. Find a corner or near the windows and recliners and armchairs will do the trick, they blend well everywhere. Designers create accent chairs so that either they will blend well or stand bold and strike a contrast with their distinct looking upholstery, design and accessories like cushions, small bolsters that can be used with accent chairs.

If you have an old upholstered chair that can do with a makeover, you can do it with some material left over from the draperies you used for the windows in the room. Or you can plan the room make over with new draperies and buy extra drapery materials so that the accent chairs can have slip covers matching with the drapery material to give a lift to the decor.

When you use accessories like cushions, bolsters with the accent chairs, have them to match the window curtains or door drapes. You can have the cushion covers made from the same material as curtains also in a matching of contrast color to the upholstery of the accent chairs. Having covers made to match curtains is easy way to quick change of looks.

Matching footstools or ottomans are also available with accent chairs now days. Small size foot-stools with storage underneath, upholstered in the same material as the accent chairs make a full set for relaxing while you can read your favorite paper or magazine. Good looking, non-fading and spill proof materials are used for easy maintenance.

Any corner can be made cosy with accent chairs to relax with a book. They also have gaming chairs and lounge chairs If it is near a window, it is all the more better. You can have a nice low coffee table nearby with a table lamp or so for providing enough light for reading. Here are some beautiful looking accent chairs from Villa Nova. All look strikingly attractive and beautiful with nice looking upholstery of floral prints or stripes.

How would you like one for your home?

Vibrant Looking Accent Chairs – Drapes
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Stripes in Pink Shades
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Floral Pattern Matching Curtains Cushions
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Floral Prints – Accent Chairs
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In Elegant White to Match Sheer Drapes
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Checks in Pastel Shade
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Beautifully Upholstered with Cushions
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Charming Coffee Tables For Living Room

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Living room normally gets the best of our furniture. We pick out living room sofas and sectionals with lot of care and attention. We plan for the exact space available and needs of the house and ask the advice from an interior expert or a designer of your choice. We get the best of furnishings and upholstery as well as accessories like coffee tables for the living room.

Coffee tables are accessories and very important additions to living room furniture. Many times we need one extra one for convenience sake over and above what comes with sofas. You can mix and match a new modern looking coffee table with traditional style sofa sets or contemporary style furniture. A glass topped coffee table or side table goes perfectly with any kind of décor.

Most popular coffee tables come as wooden base tables with glass tops. There are full solid wood console tables and coffee tables which add such a nice touch to the entire room. There are metal frame tables also available and look very sleek and elegant. Clean cut designed metal console tables and coffee tables are much in demand.

What size should an ideal coffee table be? The height should not be more than 18 inches. If it is less than 15 inches it may be too low and not very convenient. Higher tables are actually more preferable. Normal dining table high console tables when set against a wall can hold extra glasses etc when you are entertaining guests at your home.

You can choose the coffee table to be nearly the same height or just a little lower than the sofa seat for conveniently keeping the cup-saucer or glasses etc. If you are going to keep the coffee table as central table, it should be about two-thirds of the length of your sofa set to give a harmoniously blended look with the other sofa and accent chairs.

Also you should check for enough moving space in and around the coffee tables for easy movements. Many tables have shelves underneath for storing magazines and other items. Coffee tables are used as display tables also for your photos, curios and beautiful flowers

Here are some beautiful coffee tables and central tables at La-Z-Boy. Look at the beautiful metal frame console table which is set against the sofa. The outward curved side table looks very elegant and imposing. How do you like to have one such in your home?

Tables in a Group of Three
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Glass Topped Sofa Table
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Glass Topped Oval Cocktail Table
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Elegant Looking Set of Three Tables
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Beautiful Sofa Table
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Beautiful Round Cocktail Table
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Beautiful Entertainment Console Type Table
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Charming Coffee Tables with Cute Bases

Coffee tables are surely one of the most useful accessories we need in our living room – why living room only? We need them in our patios, terraces, outdoor areas, pool decks, bedrooms as well as our living rooms. It is one of the furniture items that seem to be made for multitasking and helping us in many ways.

You want a flat surface to keep your laptop? Use a coffee table! You want keep some magazines, newspapers or your cell phone? Again coffee tables help you. Want to put your feet up and just chill out after a stressful day at the office – a coffee table can fit the bill perfectly. Today TV dinners are ready to serve on your coffee tables too with soft drinks as well.

Wonderful Coffee Table Ornamental Base
Wonderful Coffee Table Ornamental Base

You can choose small or fairly large size coffee table that can be used as central table also. But you have to be careful about the measurements of the coffee table. The size should match the surrounding furniture in a beautiful way. The coffee table should be of the correct height, circumference or area size and should be positioned for optimal use

Two Smart Looking Coffee Tables
Two Smart Looking Coffee Tables

You cannot have a high bistro table type coffee table in your drawing room with low hung sofa sets or a sectional. The perfect height is about the same as the height of the sofas or sectional where you are using the coffee table. It can be slightly shorter even. The maximum length or diameter should be about half the length of the sofa.

Metal Base Console Coffee Table
Metal Base Console Coffee Table

Navigating around coffee tables need to be easy without stumbling or stubbing your toes. You need about 20 inches free area around your coffee table. You need to plan for create horizontally matching height levels of the coffee table and sofa and sectional seats. This will pull the décor together without the side table jutting out separately.

Low Coffee Table Glass Top
Low Coffee Table Glass Top

Here are some very pretty looking coffee tables from Longhi – an Italian manufacturer of repute. You can see a pair of very elegant round topped pedestal based coffee tables looking very pretty with dark brown upholstered furniture. The two solid looking full wood coffee tables look very nice against the light colored carpet.

Granite Top Metal Base Coffee Table
Granite Top Metal Base Coffee Table

Different Heights Coffee Tables Marble Top
Different Heights Coffee Tables Marble Top

There are round shaped marble topped and metal based coffee tables, matching console table and another marble topped slightly taller table which can add to the ambiance of the living room greatly. Likewise I am sure you will like the low-hung buff colored metal hexagonal table very much!

Dark Brown Full Wood Coffee Table
Dark Brown Full Wood Coffee Table

Coffee Table Pedestal Base Wood Top
Coffee Table Pedestal Base Wood Top

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