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Crafting Your Perfect Coffee Table: The Ultimate Guide to Selecting, Styling, and Designing

When it comes to designing a living room, the selection of a coffee table is a crucial element that requires careful consideration to complement the existing style and optimize available space. For this purpose, March Legend Furniture provides a diverse range of coffee tables that cater to all kinds of aesthetics, from modern and sleek to rustic and cozy. Here are some tips for selecting, designing, and styling the perfect coffee table for your home.

First and foremost, the living room's size and shape should be considered. A larger space can accommodate a larger coffee table, while a smaller area may require a more compact option. When it comes to shape, a round coffee table can soften the angles of a square room, while a square or rectangular table can complement a modern design with straight lines.

Secondly, the style of the home should be considered. March Legend Furniture offers cottage, farmhouse, and modern/contemporary styles. A rustic home may benefit from a reclaimed wood coffee table, while a modern space could showcase a sleek glass or metal option.

Once the coffee table has been selected, it is important to style it appropriately. A coffee table book or two can add visual interest and be a conversation starter. A decorative tray can help organize remote controls and other small items, while a vase of fresh flowers can add a pop of color and life to the space.

Regarding coffee table placement in a living room, there are industry standards to keep in mind. The coffee table should be centered in the room and placed comfortably from the surrounding furniture. Ideally, the table should be no more than 18 inches from the sofa or chairs for easy access and comfortable conversation. The coffee table's size should be proportional to the room and surrounding furniture, neither too small nor too large. Additionally, it is essential to consider the height of the table and the seating, ensuring that it is neither too low nor too high for comfortable use. A functional and aesthetically pleasing living room layout can be achieved by adhering to these industry standards.

Choosing, designing, and styling the perfect coffee table from March Legend Furniture is about finding the right balance between form and function. Considering space, style, and needs, a coffee table that adds beauty and practicality to a living room can be found.

March Legend Furniture offers handmade-to-order custom options to ensure customers' coffee tables are precisely what they need. To order a custom coffee table, customers should follow these six steps:

1. Choose the size based on room dimensions.

2. Choose the leg style from tapered legs to turned legs.

3. Choose the top style between a planked top for a rustic look or a smooth top for a sleeker design.

4. Choose the wood type from pine, maple, cherry, oak, and reclaimed cypress for various finishes and durability.

5. Choose the finish from our all-natural, non-toxic, painted, and stained finishes.

6. Choose if a shelf or drawer is required to meet storage needs.

Once all selections have been made, customers can place their orders, and the team at March Legend Furniture will craft the perfect coffee table.

Here are a few examples of our coffee tables:

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