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Antique Occasional Tables for Versatile Uses

Posted on October 01, 2021

Antique Occasional Tables for Versatile UsesHave you ever wondered why occasional tables are called occasional tables? Funnily enough these came to be called occasional tables because they did not really have any official designated use. Occasional tables can sit well in any room of the home, working well on their own or as part of an ensemble of versatile furniture items.

Occasional tables are typically utilised in living rooms, next to a chair or sofa. They provide the ideal space for drinks, lamps, candles, ornaments and other items. These versatile tables can also be a handy surface in the hallway for your keys, the mail or a decorative artefact for the entrance. If you desire, they can serve as a nightstand in the bedroom or a convenient side table in the kitchen to hold items that you need handy. Many people have smartly made use of these tables as a surface for task lighting as well.

Simply put, occasional tables can be used for various purposes depending on the occasion. As they are usually small in size and easily portable, they tend to offer a high level of convenience. There really aren’t any rules when it comes to decorating with occasional tables.

As the name suggests, occasional tables don’t have any definitive function as such and are perfect to be used as per your needs. The only thing that needs to be kept in mind is that these tables must complement the décor style of the room and the furniture in there. For instance, if your décor leans towards the traditional style, you might want to give a thought to antique occasional tables that will sit well in a theme like that. At Antiquated Antiques, we have a wonderful variety of decorative antique tables from the world of antiques. Browse our website to see our vast collection.