All you need is a natural slab of timber that you are in love with and there are times when you can even craft one in your own garage. Crafting your very own DIY live-edge coffee table is easier than it sounds and you can also proudly showcase your improved DIY skills as the bespoke table sits at the heart of your fabulous living room.
Few coffee tables cut across the usual style and ergonomic barriers and fit in effortlessly with almost any living room that you can imagine. Natural and beautiful the is one such delight that seems as much at home in polished contemporary homes as it does in rustic holiday cabins and beautiful beach-style retreats.
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.
Let’s get started with Crate & Barrel’s Grasscloth Table Runners available in Ruby Red Orange Mustard Green Aqua Blue Corsair Blue Violet Purple Brindle Brown White and Graphite Grey. Below we see the Aqua Blue and Graphite Grey selections (can’t wait until the grey is ready to ship in late October!).
A big task each year is to choose a theme and style for the Thanksgiving table from the millions that one can conjure up and create. This year step back and let the landscape around your house define the style of the table the pattern on the Thanksgiving tablecloth the pattern of the china and the beautiful centerpiece at the heart of it all.
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.