16 Midcentury Modern Credenzas and Sideboards for Stylishly Stashing Away Clutter
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16 Midcentury Modern Credenzas and Sideboards for Stylishly Stashing Away Clutter

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By Samantha Daly
No matter what kind of chaos you find within its drawers, the credenza is one piece of furniture that always looks effortlessly cool from the outside.

Wrangle your decor in an elegant way with any one of these midcentury–inspired credenzas and sideboards.

Finn Juhl Credenza
After studying at the famous Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen and working for architect Vilhelm Lauritzen, Finn Juhl set up his own design office in 1945.
Herman Miller Eames Storage Unit, 1x2
The concept of "modularity" wasn't in the popular lexicon when Charles and Ray Eames designed their innovative Storage Units (1950), which can be configured to fit a space or need.
Ibon Arrizabalaga Sen Credenza
Born in the city of San Sebastián, Spanish designer Ibon Arrizabalaga studied industrial design in Barcelona before starting his career in the automotive industry. Five years later, he quickly switched gears, so to speak, and began designing modern furniture.
Industry West Cane Sideboard
Elegantly designed and expertly crafted Industry West's new Cane Collection is the answer to all of your furniture dreams.
Blu Dot Shale 4 Drawer/1 Door Credenza
The Shale 4 Drawer/1 Door Credenza exudes clean modern design on many levels, down to the details. A solid wood ash top, legs and door/drawer fronts are complemented by full grain leather pulls, adding storage panache and practicality to the living room, dining room, or home office.
Eastvold Classic Credenza
This is NOT your grandma's credenza. It's better. Much better. Our Classic Credenza may look like an iconic mid-century piece, but this one is equipped with the modern conveniences you expect from media storage.
Florence Knoll 5-Drawer Credenza
A stunner from every angle! Transform the aesthetics of your office with the Five-Drawer Credenza by Knoll. It features four box drawers with removable partitions and a full-extension file drawer for storage convenience. Dual metal bars in the file extension drawer are perfect for hanging files.
Industry West Blackbird Sideboard
The Blackbird Collection, designed by Alain van Havre, joins opposing elements by combining soft round legs and eye-catching graphic lines into light and airy designs. The play on contrasts continues with an elegant black frame placed against natural oak, giving the collection a distinct look.
Treku Aura Credenza
With Treku since 2010, Enrique Delamo has a fashion design degree from Escuela Peris Torres, and Angel Martí holds degrees in industrial design and product design from EASD Valencia and IED Milan, respectively.
Nathan Yong Line Credenza, Small
“I have always been inspired by the simple forms of turntables and entertainment units from the 1960s,” says designer Nathan Yong – a remarkable statement when you learn that Yong grew up in a wooden hut by the sea, where he and his brother made their own toys and “waited for low tides so we could...
Blu Dot Clad 2 Door Credenza
Disparate materials brought together. The Clad 2 Credenza from Blu Dot pairs beautiful, warm wood with the cold, smooth toughness of steel to provide an intriguing and appealing design.
Fritz Haller and Paul Schaerer USM Haller Open Storage Credenza
Starting out as a lock and hardware company, Switzerland-based USM – founded in 1885 by Ulrich Schaerer in Münsingen, thus the name – built a new factory and office in 1961, which led to the transformation of its business.
Egg Collective Morrison Credenza
Based in Brooklyn, Egg Collective was founded in 2011 by designers Stephanie Beamer, Crystal Ellis and Hillary Petrie. The trio produces furniture, lighting and accessories that evoke their own personal histories and draw upon memories of families and friends.
Design Within Reach Edel Credenza
Working out of a 19th-century building in Oslo, Norway, designers Thomas Jenkins and Sverre Uhnger bring Scandinavian design language together with cutting-edge 3-D molding technology to create striking, easy to live with forms.
Muuto Reflect Sideboard, Small
Reflect sideboard by Muuto was inspired by the natural light of Scandinavia. The name Reflect comes from the curves and unique thicknesses of the corners that play with reflections of light in a distinctive manner. Reflect sideboard is made of warm, natural oak and it has two doors and two drawers.
Urban Outfitters Amelia Low Credenza
Store records, books, plants and more with this low credenza from our Amelia collection. So sleek with rustic appeal courtesy of the natural mango wood grain. Low design features 3 partitioned compartments and standing construction. Assembly required. UO exclusive.

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