Why We Love Rustic Console Tables
The interesting juxtaposition of natural materials, like wood and stone, mixed with industrial substances, like iron and steel, give rustic console tables a handcrafted feel with a polished finish. This small, stylish tables are the perfect way to introduce a new design to your home or continue a theme that already exists. The emphasis on sturdy natural materials and sleek man-made ones creates a welcoming, unassuming atmosphere that warms up any house. These modern rustic pieces will feel right at home with both contemporary and farmhouse fixtures alike.
Decor that Works Best with Rustic Console Tables
Because rustic console tables pull their inspiration from two seemingly opposing sources, they’ll pair well with most decor styles. If the majority of your home is very modern, but you want to add a more hospitable aspect to a gathering place, like a living room, a modern farmhouse console table is just the thing. Opt for a piece with a sleek finish that mimics contemporary designs, but with a rough wooden aspect to add warmth. Pair your table with farmhouse floor lamps, for the ultimate stylish layered lighting.
Keeping this in mind you can also use these tables to add a little jolt of poise and sophistication to a room with heavy rustic influences, just choose a piece with clean lines and a smoother finish. Install rustic ceiling lights to complete the look without compromising the eclectic feel. Whether your home is nautically inspired or decorated like a Scandinavian minimalist, you’ll find a rustic console table that works for you.
Favorite Types of Rustic Console Tables
From small slim understated pieces to attention-grabbing statement options, this carefully curated selection of farmhouse console tables leaves nothing to be desired. A rustic wood console table will class up a coastal home, while a more metallic piece with wood accents will feel right at home with fresh, modern decor. Rustic farmhouse console tables can sit unassumingly behind a couch or stand out with stunning sculptural pieces in an entryway.
How to Choose the Best Farmhouse Console Table
Finding the perfect table for your home depends on the size of your space and how you want to use it. If you’re looking for something to flank your couch and bring an unobtrusive, chic presence, you’ll want a table with a slim profile and simple features. On the other hand, if you’re looking for a statement piece for your foyer, choose a rustic console table with a dominant presence or large sculptural component. Rustic console tables with storage, give both a stylish surface to place things on and an out of sight place to store home goods. Determine your needs, measure your space, and then go from there.
Rustic console tables are not your only options for a small functional piece that makes a big design impact. Wood console tables will bring you the same warmth as their rustic counterparts, but with more options to choose from. Alternatively, glass console tables ditch heavy natural influences, for light and bright glass that elevates any room. Look through our other options if you feel like these pieces aren’t quite right for you.