Coffee tables are low lying tables which form the vital part of your living room decor and the center piece attraction while entertaining guests and visitors to your home. With or without a storage compartment, this adornment for living areas, is an ideal accessory to serve beverages or finger foods while entertaining or even to hold your remote, books and coffee mugs otherwise. Given below are some creative and remarkable options that you can pick to add that extra dynamism in your sitting area.
1. Alien Coffee Table
Guaranteed to be a stealer of all conversations and parties, the alien table is one of the most unique pieces of accessory for your living space. Handcrafted from used bike, cars and other scrap machine parts, this robotic alien will perk up your house or conversation effortlessly. It weighs around 150 lbs. and is priced at $800.
2. Nested Coffee Table
One of the things that is most constrained in a living room area is the space for storage. A helpful means to fix this dilemma is buying a coffee table with extra storage availability. It unfolds from within a layered storage facility which helps you remove the clutter around the space and also create space for that extra mug of coffee or books when required. Designed by Swiss designer Florian Kräutli, this table comes with drawers and stacked tables that are extremely functional as well as stylish.
3. LED touch-sensitive Coffee Table
Named as the Ripple, this is a LED touch-sensitive coffee table powered by 480 super-bright white LEDs. Designed for the gizmo geeks, the table top is made of infra-red proximity sensors to light up when touched, the table can also operate normally when the LED are switched off. Priced between $1500-2100, it is designed by Because We Can design studio, Oakland, CA.
4. Paper pulp Coffee Table
Inspired by paper spacers used in packaging materials, Tel Aviv based designers Dan Hochberg and Odelia Lavie has designed this sustainable coffee table which is a part of their pulp furniture range. Easy to clean and quick to assemble this quirky table helps wastage and promotes recycling.
5. Plutone Glass Coffee table
To notch up the aesthetics of the living area a little higher the Italian designer coffee table named Plutone, by La Vetriria is a must have. This fully glass table gives the room an elegant look and also lightens up the surroundings.
6. Tree Coffee Table Design
Designed by Link Designer studio, this unique coffee table literally looks like a tree and adds a natural look to its surroundings. This inspirational table holds a cavity within the tree-like trunk to hold your magazines, books etc and also its simplicity attracts all attention from its’ beholder.
7. Pine Sculpted Wooden Coffee Table
This sculpted wooden coffee table from pine wood is designed by Korean designer Jae Hyo Lee. The depiction of woody natural set-up highlighted by a creative style of geometric art lends a contemporary feel to room décor.
8. Spiral Coffee Table
This unique Spiraled table from glass is priced at £995.00 and is designed by Cattelan Italia of Urbansuite design studio. The base comes in chromed or silver lacquer and the top is available in a variety of clear, frosted, black, red or brown glass to match your mood, decoration and desire.
9. Nautical Rowing Dory Coffee Table
This original rowing boat is designed by Everything Nautical, as classic home décor aimed towards rowing enthusiasts. The boat priced at $355.99 comes complete with twin oars and is 48-inch long. It is mounted on stands and has an oval glass over it to make it serve as a fully functional coffee table. It also has a detachable shelf to use to store books and magazines or maybe show off your marine collection of shells and other antique curio.
10. Aquarium Coffee Table
Space shortage has given rise to multi-utility furniture, and one of these endeavors has been the Aquarium-cum-Coffee Table. Providing your guests with this most relaxing option of watching fishes in water, the table with a sturdy glass top can also be used as a holder to your normal side table contents. Priced anywhere between $500-900, such a novel and luxurious living room accessory comes in various shapes and sizes to suit your requirement.
11. Futaba Coffee Table
Crafted by hand from bamboo plywood, the Futaba coffee table from the Delta Quadrant designers unfold to turn into a sofa seat for you, which otherwise can be used as a normal coffee table at home. Designed to save space and also provide extra seating situations, this table is extremely useful for people living in small modern apartments. Luxuriously priced at $4,750.00, the Futaba comes in your preferred color of upholstery.
12. iPhone Coffee Table
Truly inspired by the iPhone 3G, this is truly chic and gorgeous addition to your living area. Designed by recycled products by iLounge designers Tuan Nguyen and Ken Thomas, this table is aimed towards hardcore Apple fans, whose enthusiasm never seems to ebb when it comes to i-products.