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What are side tables used for?

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What are side tables used for?
Side tables are used next to furniture like beds and couches to provide an accessible place for keeping essential items at hand. In the living room, side tables are often used to display flower arrangements, photos or books as well as to set down a drink. In the bedroom, a side table is typically populated with items like a lamp, bedtime reading material, and a charging device for a phone. Shop a collection of vintage and contemporary side tables from some of the world’s top sellers on 1stDibs.
1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
Shop for Triangle Tables on 1stDibs
Triangle Table
By SouleWork
Located in Providence, RI
Where horizontal surfaces invite clutter, our Triangle Table invites your favorite book, a hot
Category

2010s American Minimalist Side Tables

Materials

Hardwood

John Widdicomb Triangle Table
By John Widdicomb
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Guitar pick table made by John Widdicomb. Simple midcentury design with an elegant finish. Rounded
Category

Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Side Tables

Materials

Walnut

French Louis XV Style Oak Triangle Table
Located in Baton Rouge, LA
A 19th century French solid oak side table in a dark finish with a triangular shaped top, shaped
Category

Antique 19th Century French Louis XV Side Tables

Materials

Wood, Oak

Lovely circa 1950's Vintage Italian Marquetry Inlaid Nest of Six Triangle Tables
Located in GB
We are delighted to offer for sale this lovely decorative nest of six triangle tables, circa 1950’s
Category

Vintage 1950s Italian Renaissance Nesting Tables and Stacking Tables

Materials

Walnut, Beech

Vintage Designer iron & Capiz Shell Triangle Tables Hollywood regency
Located in Chicago, IL
A vintage early pair of tables in style of Tony Duquette and Tommi Parzinger I believe these were
Category

Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern End Tables

Materials

Metal

1980 Pink Frosted Glass Triangle Coffee Table
Located in Staten Island, NY
Large beautiful pink frosted glass triangle coffee table, circa 1980 Pink triangle table
Category

Vintage 1980s Coffee and Cocktail Tables

Materials

Glass

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