Published at Wednesday, August 21st 2019, 22:03:34 PM by Arletta Pierre. End Tables. Somewhere along the line, however, everything became more complex. Some blame the conversation pit era; that crafty sofa that didn't really have an end. Venerable end tables simply had nowhere to go. Coffee tables were suddenly on their own, placed in the center of the pit so visitors had a place to put their drinks while they, well, conversed.
Published at Sunday, August 11th 2019, 21:54:30 PM. By Silana Verdier. 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 Sunday, August 11th 2019, 21:53:43 PM. By Adriane Martinez. Some have been known to use these tables as accent pieces, and place them away from the proximity of sofas and chairs. Quite frankly, there is little point in doing this because these tables have been designed for a specific purpose. If you want accent tables, there are many of them available to choose from online that look more of an accent piece than regular coffee and end tables.
Published at Sunday, August 11th 2019, 21:53:09 PM. By Ariane Mathieu. The important thing is to choose what you like. Thankfully, matching sets make the process much easier, since you can make a single purchase and enjoy the enduring beauty of three quality pieces of furniture that not only match one another, but match the room as well.
Published at Sunday, August 11th 2019, 21:52:00 PM. By Helaine Chevallier. End tables are often an afterthought in a living room or great room. Often, so much time goes into making decisions about the upholstered pieces, the coffee table, the lamps and the paint, that it becomes an, "oh, and we also need some end tables" type of decision.
Published at Sunday, August 11th 2019, 21:51:11 PM. By Pasclina Marion. For instance, some end tables just don't scale well in a room, especially when you have a large sectional that dominates the landscape. Smaller accent tables can fill the bill perfectly, as you can get one that is thinner but no less useful.
Published at Sunday, August 11th 2019, 21:50:11 PM. By Silana Verdier. To help you sort it all out, here are some basics:
Published at Sunday, August 11th 2019, 21:48:40 PM. By Susanne Maurice. Dimensions of Occasional Tables. It is open to debate which is the more important: the look and feel of your occasional tables or their dimensions. Perhaps dimensions are irrelevant if you find a superb coffee table that matches your furniture perfectly. Maybe that superb-looking end table is ideal for your sofa or armchairs. Forget their sizes - they look great so let's buy them!