The coffee table is the central object of almost any living room, which means that it should pleasantly please the eye and interest guests at home, creating topics for conversation. However, as a rule, these tables are decorated with either old magazines or by chance accumulated things. The exception is beautifully decorated surfaces, which you will see in the photo in this article. They obviously prove that even with the help of improvised elements and the simplest strategy your coffee table can get a chic, stylish and tempting look.
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Ways to design tables
The standard formula for decorating a coffee table is the sum of the following items:
- Something high (a vase, a houseplant, a figurine);
- Something low (casket, candlesticks);
- Something old or textural (a piece of coral, shell, stone, antique lantern - any thing that has a special character);
- A stack of books (usually used as a stand).
If your table has a small surface or you are more inclined to minimalism, then you can put on the table only 1-2 large beautiful objects that will impressively look on a free background. And if you are worried about the fact that different details on the table do not turn into a mess, then try to organize them on a beautiful tray.
We present you 33 wonderful examples of applying different strategies and ideas for decorating a coffee table, using and combining them when decorating with your own hands, you can get an excellent result at the output. Techniques and techniques that are demonstrated below, can also be useful in working with more complex pieces of furniture and interior, because the design of the table - an excellent beginning of practice in this direction.
Decoration of a coffee table (photo):
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