What are Contemporary End Tables?
A contemporary end table is a furniture piece with a short functional table top placed at either end of a sofa, sectional, or seating arrangement (as well as any larger relevant furniture piece) in order to provide a burst of accent color, enhance interior design flow, or offer bursts of usable surface space for home decor, drinks, or display items. Contemporary design involves a popular and trending mix of time periods and foundational design elements blended to create a sense of timeless advancement, and the latest in contemporary designs are always intensely popular and high end. Often used synonymously with sophistication and elegance in furniture, contemporary and modern are relatively interchangeable terms when describing end tables available at a furniture store. Often used synonymously to describe pieces floating in light sophistication and elegance in furniture, contemporary and modern are relatively interchangeable terms when describing end tables available at a furniture store.
Looking for a Modern Living Room Table?
SoBe Furniture has a wide array of end tables for the living room, and in fact many of the end tables for our living room designs can also be quite easily worked into bedroom decor as night stands as they can serve alongside a sofa, traditional bed or any other large piece of furniture where the space and flow lend well to their addition.
One of the newest trends in end tables is to break away from the larger piece and utilize an end table as an independent item in space.
This additional flexibility enables a wide range of possibilities to configure a home or room to the perfect point of optimal flow and aesthetic design.
What is a Modern End Table?
A modern end table is a small table, typically the height of the arm on a chair or a couch, that is placed beside a sofa or other large piece of furniture to accent the interior design and provide a table surface for drinks, home decor items, flowers, books, magazines, or other small complimentary items. The modern version of the traditional end table emphasizes modern design elements such as stainless steel, glass, beautiful wood, subtle colors, sophisticated elegance, technologically inspired plastics and high gloss lacquers. These stunning material compositions strip away the excesses of ornamentation to give the piece a light aesthetically pleasing feel grounded in simplicity.
What is the difference between a modern and contemporary living room table?
When discussing furniture, the words contemporary and modern both refer to a blend of the two designs and can be replaced with each other. Though these designs differ in the normal context of art, philosophy, architecture, and history, modern furniture unites them in a way that modern furniture stores use to represent the best elements of both worlds drawn together.
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