For anyone who truly loves home decor, a coffee table is not just another countertop that holds your miscellaneous items after you walk in the door. Instead, it should be viewed as the centerpiece of your living area. Keep reading to find out simple ideas to spruce up your coffee table.

Adding new items into your living room or sitting area can be easily accomplished by simply placing pieces that compliment the space. Styling a coffee table isn’t a project you have to complete in one day. Find items that you really love and that represent your personal style. Of course, it’s the center of your living room, so use it to display items that you truly enjoy looking at every day.

A good tip is to utilize pieces in the room to help design your table. The color scheme of your living room can be a great guideline in achieving a matching theme for your table. Keep scrolling to find what items you should style your coffee table with today.

Books

Magazines and books are often key features on a coffee table. They give guests something to look at if they are waiting and also can be decoration for your centerpiece. It can add pops of color, pattern, and height to your coffee table, too. I absolutely love the E. Lawrence, Ltd Designer Reclaimed Books. Each decorative item is bound on a different book, so no two are alike. Another great option is home decor books, like the Arts of Elegance.

Add Storage

Often a coffee table is a landing spot for remote controls, keys, magazines and any number of other small objects. Though these items don’t take up a lot of space, they can easily create an untidy look on your table. Use boxes and baskets to store all of your loose items and keep your table looking neat. Lastly, add a tray to help keep keep all of your decor pieces together.

Candles

Add a calming and cozy mood to your living space by adding candles. Use different sizes and shapes to add dimension. Plus, if you have children place the flammables candles so you and your guests can be worry-free.

Flowers

When it comes to decorating, you can always keep things feeling fresh by incorporating nature into your home. Whether you use real or silk flowers, these accents are refreshing and inviting. Place your flowers or plants in a wooden bowl, vases, or a water pitcher.

What’s on your coffee table? Let me know in the comments down below

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