Console Tables

Console tables are long pieces of furniture that can work wonders in narrow entryways or behind sofas. This popular accent table style features a long and narrow profile well-suited for displaying decorative objects. Browse this category to read tips on styling console tables, getting the scale and placement right, and taking inspiration from my favorite console table designs. From distressing techniques to clever storage solutions, these posts offer creative ways to incorporate console tables into your home. With the right console anchoring your space, you can pull together an entrance or awkward area with style.

What are Console Tables?

Console tables are long, narrow accent tables typically placed against a wall or behind a sofa. Their slim profile suits entryways, hallways, and other tight spaces. Console tables provide a stage for displaying decorative objects while also serving practical needs like additional storage.

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What is a Console Table?

A console table is a versatile, narrow piece of furniture used in entryways, behind sofas, and to display decorative items.