Published at Monday, September 02nd 2019, 18:22:24 PM by Ariane Mathieu. Side Tables. The height of a table is very important. End tables should usually be the height of the sofa's arm and will act as a frame for the larger piece. If your sofa is a modern design, you may find the arm isn't much higher than a coffee table. Add a lamp and if possible have them wired so you can switch them on and off from a wall switch. If rewiring isn't possible, add a simple remote control. Over head lighting destroys the atmosphere in a room.
Published at Tuesday, September 03rd 2019, 18:07:43 PM. By Adriane Martinez. Accent Tables: Accent tables are usually sold individually. They are a little splashier in appearance and are supposed to "accent" the décor in your room. As such, they come in many different shapes and finishes, including drum tables, drop leaf tables and tilt tops. They can be used in place of end tables, particularly if you just want a table on one side of the sofa or loveseat.
Published at Tuesday, September 03rd 2019, 18:04:22 PM. By Ariane Mathieu. While rectangular or square accent tables will certainly fill the bill as an end table as well, you can also use them on the sides of your bed. One of the great things bout these tables is that they can each be different. Whether you use them in the living room or in the bedroom, you can actually use two different tables, such as one that's rectangular and one that's round, but in the same general style and finish. It's O.K. if they are very decorative, they are meant to be.
Published at Tuesday, September 03rd 2019, 18:02:59 PM. By Arletta Pierre. When thinking about shape, you also want to consider the style. For beginners, you're always safe going with a table that has straight legs and lines if the furniture around it also has straight lines. The same is true with a curved, leggy piece. It will tend to look better with more ornate furnishings.
Published at Tuesday, September 03rd 2019, 18:02:41 PM. By Helaine Chevallier. Interiors are not all about looks, they're about people. Designers use furniture and accessories to give people what they need, functionally, artistically and emotionally. Choosing the right table, and accenting with the right plants and flowers, are important parts of that process.
Published at Tuesday, September 03rd 2019, 18:01:38 PM. By Hilaire Marin. So how to you narrow down your choices?
Published at Tuesday, September 03rd 2019, 17:59:18 PM. By Pasclina Marion. You think end tables are called end tables because they are the last piece of furniture that you put in a room, but they don't have to be. If you find a great end table somewhere that could be your starting point, your inspiration for the décor of your room.
Published at Tuesday, September 03rd 2019, 17:58:12 PM. By Silana Verdier. In more decorative point of view, you could place one in your entryway and display beautiful flowers and prized possessions. It could also serve the purpose as a place to set everyday essentials such as your key's, mail, and could even hide some of your shoes underneath it to make your entryway look more beautiful and functional.