Five Clawed Foot Coffee Tables From Meridian To Dress Up Your Living Room

Furniture with clawed feet, where the bottom of a table’s legs taper out into a round, claw-like shape was a style popularized in the 1700’s. There are many variations clawed feet can have, and it’s a style that has aged well and is sure to remain a timeless piece in your home. For this reason, […]

Dress Up Your Living Room With A Decorative Coffee Table

Most of the furniture you buy for a living room, you buy for the long-term. Big ticket items like your sofa set and seating, and workhorses like your TV stand or bookshelves serve two functions: to get the job done, and to look neutral enough that they won’t make your living space feel dated a few […]

Coffee Table 101: Building Your Living Room from the Ground Up

First appearing in its current form during the mid-nineteenth century, the coffee table is nowadays nearly as indispensable to a sitting room as a sofa. Whether or not you actually plan to use yours to hold coffee isn’t important–they are trendy, all-purpose surfaces to build a room around. My first apartment had quite a large […]

A Blast from the Past: the Trendy Nostalgia of Midcentury Modern Decor

Some things just go together, you know?  Milk and cookies, peanut butter and chocolate, tea and scones. Also, the harmonious balance of midcentury modern decor: a trendy blend of traditional and contemporary aesthetics. In the lean economic conditions of the last few years, many people are seeing the appeal of the simplicity and practicality of design […]

Multitasking Coffee Tables – Adding Functionality To Your Living Room

As someone who’s spent most of her life living in smallish spaces, I’ve really learned the value of making the most of the space you have. That can mean anything from hanging an extra shelf in your bedroom to choosing just the right coffee table. Even small changes can make your home feel less cluttered, […]

Stylish TV Trays That Combine Utility And Design For Your Modern Living Room

It’s hard to find good TV trays. Many are made of cheap plastic, cheap metal, or a generic-finished wood, which can make it difficult to find one that actually enhances your decor in addition to being merely useful. Especially if you have a sophisticated modern decor, even an otherwise nice light oak folding table  would […]