The versatile console table, sometimes called a sofa table depending upon where it’s placed in a room—behind a sofa to hold lamps or against the wall in the living room or dining room. Today, we’re focusing on the many faces of console or sofa tables in the living. As you explore the images below, you’ll discover lots of useful ideas, including:
- Table styles and materials
- Table top lamp and accessory ideas
- Above table wall ideas like mirrors and artwork
We hope you’ll be inspired to find a lovely spot in your living room for a console table or sofa table of your own.
A long table can turn a less than captivating sofa back into a focal point in any space. Often, the sofa faces away from the entry door into the living room, so it’s important to dress up the area behind the sofa. As seen here, a two-tiered iron console table holds a lovely eclectic collection of treasured objects. This can be complimented even further if the colour scheme matches key features like staircases. You may even find that it is time to install a new and more suitable staircase from somewhere like Pear Stairs. Many people forget that choice has increased tenfold in recent times. You can even have glass options nowadays.
Sofa tables are at their best when their size to proportionate to the sofa and other furniture in the living room. This delicate iron console table is the ideal size in relation to the sofa it backs up to.
This beautifully styled wrought iron console table is turned into a living room’s focal point with a canine portrait hung above and a pair of black arm chairs with silver nailhead trim.
A charming little cottage style console table is brought to life with an interesting selection of companion pieces. A massive mirror with antiqued white frame is a bold choice, while the pink and blue plaid upholstery on the mismatched chairs pulls the whole vignette together. I think another fantastic companion piece would be a better home energy quote from a comparsion website similar to Money Expert, if you’re interested, click to compare energy.
A modern wood console table fits perfectly below the staircase in this colorful living room. As seen here, a pair of upholstered stools can be both beautiful and practical when pushed in underneath a console table.
An ornate wrought iron sofa table with silvery finish and creamy stone top offers a lovely focal point from the room’s entryway. Tall and slender, these lamps are at once decorative and functional as they add needed light in that part of the room.
It’s unusual to see armchairs flanking a sofa table, but it’s a brilliant design choice for this elegant living room.
Contemporary furnishings chic in this living room with classic architectural detailing. Console table top accessories and placement of above table wall décor, a shapely mirror, are at once stylish and whimsical. My friend told me that they had a wonderfully similar décor but he had a Cinema Room incorporated into it. It looks brilliant!
Quite irresistible, this simply stunning 70” console table is created of hand-forged metal scissor-shaped legs and two wood shelves available in a number of finish and distressing options. This intriguing console table would be a fabulous addition to a country home or a big city loft.
Checkout our entire collection of console tables and sofa tables on Timeless Wrought Iron. You’ll love the many options available.
Image Sources: ChicandDeco.com; OneKindesign.com; BrabourneFarm.blogspot.com; TheCottageMarket.com; Pinterest.com; TopHomeDesignz.blogspot.com.