If you are in the midst of home renovation and are giving all of your attention to other pieces of furniture and neglecting the side table, you my friend, might be making a huge mistake. The side table is the jewel in the décor crown of your living room that serves a much bigger purpose than simply being a space to leave your drink and place books and a lamp.
Styles may vary, but the purpose of end tables remains. If you feel like you’ve seen it all when it comes to side tables, take a look at the following three modern designs. These styles redefine simplicity by proving that a few simple lines can create a powerful conversation piece.
Roller Coaster Shaped Modern Boost If your living room is already infused with a rather modern spirit, but you feel as if you are missing that eclectic something to give it more personality, this side table is exactly what you need. Sturdy, sleek, snake-like and chic, this type of modern side table will speak volumes about your style, saves you space and adds character and unique grace. The design of these accent tables is inspired by the Scandinavian style, the focus of which is on simplicity that is not deprived of character. Because of its sleek and cool nature, in order to compensate for the warmth it lacks, opt for a wooden one. Plywood, for instance, is an awesome option for the roller coaster form. And don’t forget that this design creates a special stop for dozens of magazines, right at the end of the roller coaster ride.
Redefine Plainness with Geometric Lines If you want to add a modern and functional piece to your home, but you find clean lines predictable and dull, you really don’t have to conform to the ornamental bankrupt of minimalism. A 3D geometric modern side table can add just enough drama without overwhelming its surroundings. Iron metal frame is your best bet if you want it to last for years to come. It’s also very easy to clean and maintain. It even has a certain geeky feel about it which will surely delight and intrigue your friends.
C-shaped If you define yourself as a person who thinks outside the box, you can express that exact characteristic with a C-shaped side table that actually looks like an unfinished rectangle. The best thing about this side table is that it’s almost invisible, yet, so influential. The notion of less is more is strongly expressed
through these accent tables that give the impression that no atom is out of place. If this design rings your bell, make sure that you settle for nothing less but a fine metal frame. The top can be made of a number of materials, the most popular choices being wood and MDF. Finally, we all know that there is beauty in simplicity. However, when fused with authenticity that dares to surpass the norm, your décor can become a stylish expression of your traits.
*This post is a guest post in conjunction with MilanDirect*