If you are looking for coffee table furniture
and space is a real challenge then the design concept
nest of tables may be just what you
When you are looking at maximizing the space in
your house or if your house has small spaces the nest
of tables is the answer to this dilemma.
The reason why the nest of tables is a very
popular choice when it comes to decorating or acquiring
furniture for your house is because they are more than just a
coffee table they are functional pieces of furniture as well
and take up very little room.
A nest of tables is mostly sold in groups of
anywhere from 2 to 5—most often as 3. Each table in this set is
slightly smaller than the other such that they “nest” together
when they’re not in use. This is a valuable aspect to interior
design, using furniture as a means of giving the illusion of
more space which means that the table does not take up too much
space and therefore can fit any room size.
This type of table was hugely popular in the
1970’s to the late 80’s but when the 90’s came in they were
regarded as old fashioned and thus fell out of favor
altogether. However when the new millennium came in, this
regard for this table design changed when the emphasis in
designing interiors is maximizing on spaces and when furniture
makers started to experiment with new designs using non
Aside from being able to maximize space, one of
the ways that this type of table will be of help to you is when
you’re entertaining at home and you need extra tables for your
beverage and food. If you want to buy these tables but can’t
figure out how to showcase or use them here are a few ideas for
Helpful Tips for
Nest of Tables
The first tip is to display these tables
stacked together if you have really tight spaces or if you’re
just going to use your tables when you need them the most. The
plus factor is that depending on the need, you can choose to
bring out all or just one of the tables.
The second idea for you to showcase this type
of coffee table is to artistically display them in cascading
manner where each table is pulled out slightly in such a way
that they resemble a staircase. To make this more interesting
you can place a lamp on top of the largest table and decorate
the rest with family photos or trinkets.
You can display them in a group in such a way
that the larger tables are in the back and the smaller ones are
in front and just like the second idea, you can display
flowers, a plant, trinkets, memorabilia, and other small
decorative items to add pizzazz to the nest of tables. This is
using the coffee table for other purposes other than food and
beverage additionally these tables can be used individually as
side tables or end tables as well.
Nesting tables come in a variety of materials
such as wood, metal, and glass and the finish can be black,
white, and chrome or the table can have ornate carvings. It’s
important that in the choice of material and finish, you know
how to properly take care of your tables so that they’ll be
free from stain, scratches, and any type of damage that
destroys the beauty of your furniture.
You can use small sized nested tables to
display miscellaneous stuff when bigger and bulkier furniture
will not work on areas in your home that seems boring but
somewhat narrow such as your hallway.
Is your child away for college education? Then
this type of furniture will be a great gift for the kid who
lives in dorm rooms again because it doesn’t occupy much
Another way to use this type of table design is
when you’d like to hold mini game tournaments such as chess,
scrabble, or even Soduku when you’re with family or friends as
a form of entertainment.
With those ideas presented, truly the nest of
tables is a practical choice when it comes to coffee table furniture.