" Design Porter: Best of the Best * Selecting a Coffee Table

Sunday, September 14, 2014

Best of the Best * Selecting a Coffee Table

via Panache Designs 10 tips for selecting your coffee table

Panache Designs 10 tips for selecting a coffee table

via The Inspired Room, thoughtful and useable advice on what to decorate your coffee table with.

While you are visiting The Inspired Room, you will find lots of decorating advice.  She has a wonderful series to follow "How to Decorate".

via Style Me Pretty creative uses for a different styles of coffee tables.
Style Me Pretty creative alternative coffee tables
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via Southern Living with well known Interior Designer Phoebe Howard Advice on Decorating the top of the coffee table. Coffee Table Decor Formula - Southern Living

Phoebe Howard advice on using a coffee table via Southern Living

via Houzz by Elizabeth Miller I Loved this information I found featured on Houzz, the Premier collection of Interior and Exterior Design photos.  Peruse the ads from varied companies in your area, so that you can have a little of your own "Houzz" design style.

Now that you are thinking of your coffee table, here is a fab list of coffee table books, gathered by Interior Designer Erin Gates, of Erin Gates Interiors. 

You might consider purchasing her Interior Design book, Elements of Style to add to enhance the top of your coffee table.  You can click thru to her page from the list of books to purchase her book.

Best Coffee Table Books via Elements of Style.com