Do not fret about the style of your dining room too much when you are shopping for or custom ordering a live-edge table. While simple things like choosing a table with a light even grain of wood for modern interiors while opting for tables crafted from darker tones of wood for rustic and Mediterranean rooms helps it is not an absolute must.
Another simple way to create a stylish dog bed is to take one of those decorative wood basket/storage pieces on its side like this example from DIY Network.
Last but not least HGTV‘s Rustic Twig Table Runner brings a bit of nature to your tabletop making a festive statement for events and holidays such as Thanksgiving:
If you are someone like Phoebe Buffay and hate the mundane appeal of the ‘factory made’ dining tables then you will surely fall in love with live-edge furniture. Check out these if you need more convincing –
There is a LOT of merchandise on Etsy so make sure you’re very specific when entering search terms. When trying to hunt down a “shibori” table runner (learn more about shibori here) we found this beauty from Flora Poste Studio:
While darker wood tones bring an air of urbane class to modern living rooms live-edge coffee tables in lighter tones add a breezy organic vibe that is simply unmatched. These gorgeous coffee tables can also be used in the light-filled family room and relaxing sunroom with ease and coupled with a neutral color scheme and matching décor in natural fiber and wood they look simply outstanding.