By Magnilde Winkler. Coffee Tables. At Sunday, December 31st 2017, 12:58:07 PM.
Last but not least, don’t forget about the plush coffee table possibilities that can be yours when you repurpose ottomans and poufs. These Velvet Arabesque Poufs in Slate and Ivory come from West Elm. Love that cotton velvet! Did any of today’s modular coffee table finds catch your eye? Tell us about your favorites by leaving a comment below…
Mix and Match : One of the biggest perks of owning a black coffee table is the ease with which you can switch décor and accessories around it without ever feeling like things are drastically out of place. The dark coffee table stirs up conventions, but also stitches together contrasting styles and hues beautifully. So, mix, match and experiment with the audacious this holiday season even as the black coffee table remains the one great contestant amid all the flux.
If a grouping of items interests you and you’re determined to keep the look low-key, try taking a mellow approach. Choose items in understated tones, such as soft blue. You can also opt for a monochromatic feel by sticking to objects in the same color family. A trio of vases makes a lovely yet calm statement on the low coffee table below. The dual-toned surface of the smallest vase creates just the right amount of drama. More on adding drama in the next section!