Ideal for more intimate meals or hard to fit spaces.
From the farmhouse to your house for a rustic and shabby chic appeal.
Round or square, country is casual.
For that special place where space is limited.
The antique console table is one of the most sought after pieces of antique furniture. Perhaps, it is so desired because there are so few really high quality authentic antique tables available. Most collectors know what they have and do not want to sell. For anyone looking for an authentic antique, be ready to pull [...]
By design most console tables are narrow. The whole point of including a console table in the home decor is to fill a void along a wall or behind the sofa. For the most part these tables are non-functional except as a display piece. Most of us could do without them — except for eye [...]
Until recent decades console tables were only used as display pieces. Beyond that they were not functional. However, as the evolution continued furniture designers found that narrow drawers would not detract, but in some cases add value and visual appeal. It must be clear that some styles and designs still persist as display pieces only. [...]
The console table is a narrow table that was primarily designed to fill a vacant space along a wall, especially in a hallway where there is little decor. To break the monotony and create a little style, hall console tables are a wise choice. Often we see pictures or mirrors hanging on a wall along [...]
The console table may be one of the most overlooked pieces of furniture when creating a home decor. In fact, the narrow table may be an after thought in many cases. Originally designed as a display piece with little real function other than filling a space along a wall, with modern variations the console table [...]
Deciding on a white console table as an addition to the home decor can be tricky. When considering a white accent table, one of the primary concerns is the shade of white. Another consideration is the style and the placement of the furniture. The simple white table to the left offers a two panel glass [...]
Console tables can best be described as accent pieces. Of all the furniture purchased for the home, the console table is one of the few pieces that is purchased separately. It is not included as a part of a living room suite or any other furniture set. This table is the one piece that relies [...]
The oak console table is one that is commonly found in many of the more casual areas of the home. Oak is a wood that offers a heavier and more substantial appearance and is often associated with casual furniture, although it can be used for any style. The grain of the oak, especially when stained [...]
The idea of a glass console table was sure to be a favorite, as the tables evolved from the days of Louis XIV. When the concept of the small half table came into being, hallways were larger and far wider than many rooms in modern homes. The king’s halls were actually waiting rooms for those [...]
The pedestal table is one of the most useful of tables when used in the breakfast room or kitchen. In the formal dining room a double pedestal table is quite common with excellent eye appeal. It is also one of the most attractive designs for occasional tables and game tables, as well as end tables. [...]
This is an example of an updated Queen Anne style dressing table with bench and mirror. The Queen Anne styling has definitely been updated for a more feminine look. The feet of the table and the bench are more delicate than the original Queen Anne styles, although this design is more appealing as it offers [...]
This contemporary style round dining table is ideal for the more casual dining room, the breakfast room or the kitchen. As a dining room table, this round table is ideal for the smaller dining area which is less formal than some. Contemporary styling creates the perfect look for a new home. Depending on the decor [...]
While it is true that console tables were the idea of Louis XIV for the Chateau de Versailles, they have migrated from the 17th century to the present taking on new shapes and forms that are sure to delight those with an eye for the contemporary. No longer gilded, the modern console table styles can [...]
Drop leaf tables have enjoyed a roller coaster ride of popularity. During some eras the drop leaf table is the dining table of choice, the end table of preference, or the ideal library table. At other times, drop leaf tables have been looked upon as outdated or as grandma’s collectibles. As with tilt top tables, [...]
Used tilt top tables are not always plentiful at used furniture stores or at auctions. However, when you find one there are a few things to look for before making a purchase or a bid. First of all, as always, set a price you are willing to pay for a used tilt top table whether [...]
The Butler Heritage Tilt Top Game Table is an excellent example of a reproduction of a fine style of tilt top table used for games. This particular table is 29″ high with a top diameter of 30″. Table features a built-in chess or checkers game. Of course, the top tilts or folds for optimal space usage. [...]