The Ten Best Coffee Tables

The Independent (London, England), November 2, 2007 | Go to article overview
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The Ten Best Coffee Tables


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1 Plisgo 799

The Plisgo is inspired by a seashell - it's the word for shell in Welsh. Made from a single sheet of 10mm acrylic, it is available in a range of colours.

www.sawitfirst.co.uk; 01625 876 879

2 Mojo Interiors 249

Designed by Charles and Ray Eames in 1946, this ash coffee table has an elegantly curved top that is stained and finished with beeswax. Also available in natural wood or red lacquer.

www.mojointeriors.co.uk

3 Zebrano 149

A chunky piece of furniture that's perfect for a minimalist living room, Oli's wood veneer coffee table is sturdy, well priced and even has adjustable feet.

www.oli.co.uk; 0844 556 5654

4 Dwell 195

Crafted from glass and aluminium, this retro yet futuristic table from Dwell wouldn't look out of place in the Jetsons' front room or even in Barbarella's boudoir.

www.dwell.co.uk; 0870 241 8653

5 Offside Football 2,499

What football crazy bachelor could resist this coffee table? Made from stained wood, sleek stainless steel and glass, it will provide hours of front room fun.

www.drinkstuff.com; 0870 428 0958

6 Graham and Green 179

Made from a Moroccan metal tray resting on carved cedar wood legs, this Graham and Green's table looks as if it has come straight from the souk.

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