The coffee table is furniture that can serve as decoration. Unique coffee tables have out-of-the-box designs that will draw eyes. Unusual designs, shapes, and materials make regular coffee tables interesting.
These 20 inspirations are available online, and you can buy them to decorate your house.
1. Natural Tree Stump Table
Are you bored with regular wooden coffee tables? This table twists the common wooden product by appearing in its natural stump form. The stump was cut and polished until it can serve as a regular table. The natural wood grains and color make the table a great visual treat.
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2. Contemporary Glass Table with Hollowed Base
This table has a regular oval glass surface, but the base has an asymmetrical, hollowed design for a contemporary look. The glossy black base creates a striking impression in any living room. Perfect for contemporary or eclectic interior design.
3. Round Clock Table with Tempered Glass
This coffee table has an actual clock that works with AA battery. The top part is protected with tempered glass. The tripod model makes it look elegant, perfect as a coffee table or corner table. This clock table is perfect for modern industrial or classic interior designs.
4. Sleek and Seamless Acrylic Table
Seamless and sleek design makes this acrylic table ideal for modern or contemporary interior design. The table is free of bulky parts, perfect for homeowners who want to avoid clutter. The design is strong and can be used as a bench.
5. Round Glass Table with Metal Tripod
Love glass coffee tables but don’t like the boring design? This round table is perfect for any room, especially in a small house or apartment. The round glass is shock-proof and supported by a unique tripod. Each leg is fortified with metal tips.
6. Three-level Nesting Tables
Nesting coffee tables provide more options for homeowners. You can separate them to create more surfaces or combine them for one stronger table. This nesting table consists of three pieces with different heights. The unique design and triangular metal legs make them perfect for any homes or apartments.
7. Industrial Table with Vintage Metal Wheels
Wheel coffee tables are ideal for homeowners who love redecorating their houses. This industrial-style wooden table has four metal wheels that reflect the industrial age. The wood has noticeable grain patterns. The wheels are striking and making it easier for you to move the table wherever you like.
8. Modern Coffee Table with Open Drawers
This coffee table has open drawers that add storage space for your books. The sleek, modern design makes it perfect for any apartments or houses. The dark wooden color with grain patterns on the sides makes the table elegant in a subtle way.
9. Terrarium Glass Table
A twist from regular glass table, this coffee table has terrarium space underneath the surface. There are airholes to ensure the life of the plants. The construction is fortified with tempered glass, iron sheet, and metal legs. Perfect for creating a mini cacti or succulent garden.
10. DIY Crate Table
The DIY table is a perfect way to reuse old objects. This crate table, for example, is an excellent project for any home handyman. The crate is polished, but the distressed wood look is kept for authentic design. A glass sheet is added for a sleek surface.
11. Horizontal Barrel Coffee Table
Another perfect use of the old object, this wine barrel has wooden panel fitted on its (horizontal) surface. The panel can be lifted to reveal a new storage space. You can store your favorite liquor bottles, books, or anything worth storing in such a beautiful table.
12. DIY Wine Crate Coffee Table
This coffee table is made of four wine crates that were arranged vertically. You can keep the wine label for a chic vintage look. The wood can also be stained with vinegar and tea. There is ample rook to store books, knitting tools, and other knick-knacks.
13. Artsy Triangle Coffee Table
This artsy table combines practicality and contemporary design. The wooden bottom is shaped like a triangle. The top glass surface has a curved design that “meets” the bottom part perfectly. The lack of legs makes this table look sleek and less bulky.
14. Multilevel Designer Table with Extra Tray
This two-level coffee table consists of wooden frames and white lacquered surfaces. The look is perfect for modern, contemporary, or eclectic interior design. The extra “tray” on the top surface can be used as a plant pot or fruit/candy bowl.
15. Cassette Tape Table
This wooden cassette table is perfect for every nostalgic soul. Made of birch and maple woods, this coffee table is 100 percent customized. The tempered glass surface provides perfect room for cups, bowls, and coffee table books. There is extra space for other stuff under the surface.
16. Arcade Game Coffee Table
The coffee table looks like regular furniture, with dark glass surface and wooden frames. However, it hides around 100 classic arcade games that you can pull out from under the surface. The combination of classic beauty, function, and fun make this table a perfect addition to your home.
17. Coffee Table/Bookshelves Hybrid
A bibliophile’s dream, this coffee table combines a functional table with bookshelves. The surface consists of two metal panels that can be slid to every direction. Underneath, it consists of metal ribs where you can hang the books individually. Each rib can also function as a bookmarker.
18. 3D “Abyss” Coffee Table
Based on the design by Duffy in London, this table has 3D engravings that depict layers of the abyss. The design resembles a geological map, showing the sloping lines from the shallow beach to deep water.
19. Marble Table with Metal “Cage”
This round coffee table looks so humble and unique at the same time. The round marble surface exudes elegance, while the metal “cage” underneath provides support. Perfect for a modern, elegant living room.
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20. Rustic Trunk Coffee Table
This rustic trunk serves as a practical but stylish coffee table. The distressed wood look is kept for classic style. You can store anything inside, from books to liquor bottle collections.
These unique coffee tables are more than just furniture items. They provide function, unique beauty, and personality to your living room.