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March 2, 2015
For drinks, books, and lamps, these eight side tables add a little surface space to your living areas.
Aumas reading on vintage sofa.

An angular, teal side table found at a flea market in Berlin blends right in among the more high-design pieces at this furniture collector's Parisian flat

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Originally appeared in A Furniture Collector's Renovated Flat in Paris
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Crestwell Renovation study with vintage table.

This adorable side table pulls double duty as a bookshelf. 

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Originally appeared in L.A. Renovation Respects Midcentury Bones (While Adding Some Flair)
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modern fairhaven beach house blackbutt eucalyptus rooftop terrace Tropicalia chair

A zinc-plated steel frame Jil table by Justin Hutchinson is a smart choice for outdoor use. 

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ICFF 2014 Javits Egg Collective trip designers Brooklyn Wu side table

The Wu series of wooden side tables by Egg Collective toy with stance and dimension

Originally appeared in 20 Things to See at ICFF 2014 and NYC Design Week
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Manhattan live work loft

An oversized conference table in this live/work loft contrasts with a modest, glass-topped side table beside the sofa

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Justin Reid
Originally appeared in A Mid-Century Manhattan Loft
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ministers side table

Were you aware tables had personalities? Each edition in the Ministers series by Beirut-based firm Karabachian Design Office is named after and based on the character of Lebanese heads of state. 

Originally appeared in Profile: Karabachian Design Office
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row on 25th window interior

A Satsuma lamp by Jonas Damon for Areaware graces this minimal side table at an affordable housing development in Houston. 

Originally appeared in Interior Inspiration: Jewel Tones
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Modern living room with furniture by Ludovica + Roberto Palomba.

A fruit-shaped Zen Apple side table sits beside a Lama chaise longue in this cavernous living room in Italy. 

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Originally appeared in Modern Meets Ancient in a Renovated Italian Vacation Home
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Aumas reading on vintage sofa.

An angular, teal side table found at a flea market in Berlin blends right in among the more high-design pieces at this furniture collector's Parisian flat

Photo by Christian Schaulin.

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