Side tables are small tables designed as flexible and convenient flat surfaces that are typically paired to the sides of seating such as couches and armchairs. Often used in living rooms as practical tables for holding glasses, remote controls, books and other items, side tables come in a diverse range of styles, shapes, and materials designed to work well with your furniture decor.

Illustration of the Saarinen Side Table with a bottle and glass of wine for scale comparison
Saarinen Side Table

Designer: Eero Saarinen
Year:
1956
Style: Modern
Height: 20” | 50.8 cm
Diameter (Top): 20” | 50.8 cm
Diameter (Base): 11” | 28 cm
Materials: Cast-aluminum base, marble, wood veneer, or laminate top

The Saarinen Side Table is an iconic side table by Eero Saarinen characterized by a single cast-aluminum pedestal with curves modeled after a drop of high-viscosity liquid and topped with a tabletop surface of solid marble, wood veneer, or laminate.
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Dimensioned elevation and plan drawings of the Saarinen Side Table
The Saarinen Side Table is an iconic side table by Eero Saarinen characterized by a single cast-aluminum pedestal with curves modeled after a drop of high-viscosity liquid and topped with a tabletop surface of solid marble, wood veneer, or laminate.
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Drawing of the Platner Side Table with a glass of wine and stack of books for scale and size
Platner Side Table

Designer: Warren Platner
Year:
1962
Style: Modern
Height: 18” | 45.7 cm
Diameter: 15.25” | 38.7 cm
Materials: Plated steel wire rod, tempered glass or marble top

The Platner Side Table is an organically shaped steel wire table with an inset glass tabletop. Designed by Warren Platner for his Platner Collection (1962) that also includes similarly formed tables and chairs, the Platner Side Table has a height of 18” | 45.7 cm and a diameter of 15.25” | 38.7 cm.
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Side elevation and plan drawings of the Platner Side Table with dimensions
The Platner Side Table is an organically shaped steel wire table with an inset glass tabletop. Designed by Warren Platner for his Platner Collection (1962) that also includes similarly formed tables and chairs, the Platner Side Table has a height of 18” | 45.7 cm and a diameter of 15.25” | 38.7 cm.
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Illustration of the Edge Side Table with a stack of books for scale
Edge Side Table

Designer: Gabriel Tan
Year:
2017
Height: 17.75” | 45.1 cm
Diameter: 16” | 40.6 cm
Materials: Solid walnut base and top

The Edge Side Table is a solid wood table with three round tapered legs and a tabletop surface with a raised perimeter edge and rounded underside. Inspired by Shaker furniture, Gabriel Tan Edge Side Table (2017) measures 17.75” | 45.1 cm in height and has a diameter of 16” | 40.6 cm.
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Elevation and plan drawings of the Edge Side Table with dimensions
The Edge Side Table is a solid wood table with three round tapered legs and a tabletop surface with a raised perimeter edge and rounded underside. Inspired by Shaker furniture, Gabriel Tan Edge Side Table (2017) measures 17.75” | 45.1 cm in height and has a diameter of 16” | 40.6 cm.
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Illustration of the Drum Side Table with plate and potted plant for scale
Drum Side Table

Designer: Milo Baughman
Year:
1970s
Height: 24” | 50.8 cm
Diameter: 22” | 55.9 cm
Materials: Brushed bronze finished steel

The Drum Side Table is a cylindrical brushed bronze finished steel table. Designed by Milo Baughman in the 1970s, the Drum Side Table is an attempt to distill the table into its simplest functional form. The Drum Side Table measures 24” | 50.8 cm in height and has a diameter of 22” | 55.9 cm.
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Dimensioned elevation and plan drawings of the Drum Side Table
The Drum Side Table is a cylindrical brushed bronze finished steel table. Designed by Milo Baughman in the 1970s, the Drum Side Table is an attempt to distill the table into its simplest functional form. The Drum Side Table measures 24” | 50.8 cm in height and has a diameter of 22” | 55.9 cm.
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Front elevation illustration the scale of the Cage Side Table holding a potted plant and coffee
Cage Side Table

Designer: Gordon Guillaumier
Year:
2010
Height: 22” | 55.9 cm
Diameter: 19.75” | 50.2 cm
Materials: Laminate top, bent steel frame

The Cage Side Table is a circular side table made of a one-piece bent steel base with verticals that transition into a laminate tabletop. Designed by Gordon Guilllaumier as part of the Cage Table Collection (2010), the Cage Side Table has a height of 22” | 55.9 cm and a diameter of 19.75” | 50.2 cm.
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Plan and front view of the Cage Side Table with dimensions
The Cage Side Table is a circular side table made of a one-piece bent steel base with verticals that transition into a laminate tabletop. Designed by Gordon Guilllaumier as part of the Cage Table Collection (2010), the Cage Side Table has a height of 22” | 55.9 cm and a diameter of 19.75” | 50.2 cm.
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Elevation drawing of the IKEA Lack side table with books and water glass
IKEA Lack Side Table

Designer: IKEA
Year:
1979
Height: 17 3/4” | 45 cm
Width: 21 5/8” | 55 cm
Materials: Particle board, fiberboard, acrylic paint

The IKEA Lack side table is a simple and hard-lined minimal table that has been a staple IKEA product Ince 1979. Made of particleboard, fiberboard, and acrylic paint, the IKEA Lack consists of four screw-on legs and a square tabletop surface of consistent widths.
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Drawings of the IKEA Lack side table with side and plan measurements
The IKEA Lack side table is a simple and hard-lined minimal table that has been a staple IKEA product Ince 1979. Made of particleboard, fiberboard, and acrylic paint, the IKEA Lack consists of four screw-on legs and a square tabletop surface of consistent widths.
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Drawing of the IKEA Kvistbro side table and storage with books and stored blankets
IKEA Kvistbro Side Table

Designer: IKEA—Francis Cayouette
Year:
2016
Height: 16 1/2” | 42 cm
Diameter: 17 3/8” | 44 cm
Materials: Fiberboard top, powder-coated steel frame

The IKEA Kvistbro side table is a combo storage basket and tabletop that is easy to move and readjust at any time. Able to store living room objects such as blankets, newspapers, and pillows, the IKEA Kvistbro was designed by Francis Cayouette as a porous cage that emphasizes the act of storing.
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Dimensioned elevation and plan drawings of the IKEA Kvistbro side table
The IKEA Kvistbro side table is a combo storage basket and tabletop that is easy to move and readjust at any time. Able to store living room objects such as blankets, newspapers, and pillows, the IKEA Kvistbro was designed by Francis Cayouette as a porous cage that emphasizes the act of storing.
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IKEA Lisabo side table elevation illustration with coffee cup
IKEA Lisabo Side Table

Designer: IKEA—Knut & Marianne Hagberg
Year:
2016
Height: 17 3/4” | 45 cm
Width: 17 3/4” | 45 cm
Materials: Solid birch

The IKEA Lisabo side table is a solid birch table on four angled legs with a beveled top surface. Designed by Knut and Marianne Hagberg in 2016 to celebrate the distinct feeling of wood products, the slanted profiles of the IKEA Lisabo give a modern and handcrafted feel to the entire furniture line.
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Dimensioned elevation and plan drawings of the IKEA Lisabo side table
The IKEA Lisabo side table is a solid birch table on four angled legs with a beveled top surface. Designed by Knut and Marianne Hagberg in 2016 to celebrate the distinct feeling of wood products, the slanted profiles of the IKEA Lisabo give a modern and handcrafted feel to the entire furniture line.
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Side elevation drawing of the IKEA Lunnarp side table with books and potted plant
IKEA Lunnarp Side Table

Designer: IKEA
Height: 21 5/8” | 55 cm
Height (Shelf): 8 1/4” | 21 cm
Width: 17 3/4” | 45 cm
Depth: 21 5/8” | 55 cm
Materials: Particleboard, fiberboard underframe

The IKEA Lunnarp side table is a sturdy rectangular table with an included storage shelf near the base for holding living room objects such as remote controls and magazines. The IKEA Lunnarp furniture series is characterized by angled legs that add a playfulness to the otherwise stable forms.
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Plan, front, and side elevations of the IKEA Lunnarp side table with dimensions
The IKEA Lunnarp side table is a sturdy rectangular table with an included storage shelf near the base for holding living room objects such as remote controls and magazines. The IKEA Lunnarp furniture series is characterized by angled legs that add a playfulness to the otherwise stable forms.
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