- In this Conversation Piece series, we take a look at eight statement side tables. From bold colors to striking and innovative design, these side tables are sure to catch the eye and create a stir.
Obleeek goes oblong with their collection of polished-concrete planters which give your greens a solid, safe place to lay down their roots and grow. Though this one is extra large, there are smaller desktop varieties available as well as side tables and bird baths.
The lightweight MDF top of this side table can be lifted off its wire base to double as a tray—good news for those who take their breakfast in bed.
Need to re-boot the conversation? Or download some new input? You'll be sure to have everyone at your table pushing your buttons when they see this piece. Clever and whimsical, it is also good for impatient people like me who need something to tap on while waiting for the next martini.
Kantan II Occasional Table/Stacking Stool by Brown Jordan, $605 Brown Jordan has reintroduced its Kantan II collection, designed in 1956 by Tadao Inoye. The new version sports a streamlined brass frame and Suncloth straps in marine or sage. residential.brownjordan.com
This edgy, angular Faceted Mirror Side Table’s antiqued mirror surface reflects and refracts light, creating dimension and lightening up the look of any room.
While we'll always cherish the Lucite waterfall table archetype, this jaunty yet incognito little number holds a newer, I-shaped place in our hearts.
Trask Lamp takes the efficiency of LED lighting and blends it with flexibility. Manufactured to ship flat, maximize material yield and eliminate cutting waste, the Trask Lamp is a truly eco-centric design. Inviting the user to participate as co-designer, the Trask Lamp redefines the relationship between a product and its user. This lamp functions as a catalyst in establishing a dialogue about the virtues and opportunities in locally made and sustainable products.