Published at Sunday, February 09th 2020, 21:26:10 PM. coffee table. By Prewitt Nicolas.
But all this television watching doesn’t mean that today’s coffee table owner is illiterate. In fact, many have made a heavy investment in coffee table books. These tomes—large in format, heavy on pictures, light on written content—afford a breezy foray into cultural matters and can be digested intermittently. Some of the more edifying books may even be worth more than the table. Which is why we asked Angelika Taschen to tell us which, if any, of our selection of coffee tables would be fit to hold one of her invaluable volumes.
While there exist a number of books dedicated exclusively to a type of furniture—Living with Modern Classics: The Light or Chairs, for example—the coffee table may be the only piece of furniture to have inspired a genre of book.
Coffee tables require high creativity and should flaunt a good combination of versatility with style. These tables are given high importance by most homes as every other member of the family is sure to be a coffee lover.
Industrial style tables: These type of centre tables are the perfect blend of metal and wood and helps provide a factory look to space. Industrial style tables have a sturdy, rough-hewn construction and can pair well with loft style living room or softer surrounding.