By Valerie McLaughlin on June 12 2018 23:51:55
The shape and size of the majority of console tables mean that they are designed to be posited against a wall. This style of table is generally thinner in width and therefore benefits from having the support of the wall to lean, prop and style items against it.
A gorgeous sculptural stool can be placed underneath a console to create balance and interest. It’s also a great place to put on and take off your shoes and means you have an extra seat should you ever require it for guests when entertaining. Another great option is a pair of matching upholstered ottomans to create symmetry and add some colour and softness.
Console Table inHome Office. Pick a space near a power source to set up your office. Choose a console with enough tabletop space to hold the essentials comfortably; laptop or computer, table lamp, and a notepad. A chair, such as a skirted Parsons chair, is comfortable and woould not take up extra space with its slim design. Tip: Develop a system for keeping important bills and paper organized until you have time to tackle them.
Console tables with open shelving are a great fit for home bars. They showcase the beautiful colors of bottles and glassware and are easily accessible when entertaining. Organize spirits and mixers from glassware on different shelves.It makes cleanup easier and keeps things organized. Keep fresh ingredients on the tabletop when entertaining. Tip: Fun bar accessories like napkins, cocktail umbrellas, and garnishes should be tucked away when not in use.
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