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Unique Round Coffee Tables
The coffee table you choose will help create the look and feel of your space. When choosing your table you should think about the shape, style, height, and material of the table.
Not all tables are created the same! The shape of the table you choose will depend on the sofa or sitting arrangement in your living space.
If you have a chaise sofa or a square shape sitting area a round coffee table is a great option. In either scenario, a round table will soften the edges and create flow in your room.
For most the sofa is the first piece they select in a room design but the next piece is usually the coffee table. Personally, I like to think of the space as a whole looking at ALL the pieces together before purchasing.
Since many do not know how to design that way they tend to look at each piece individually. That said let’s get into all the fabulous round coffee table options available.
This post is all about modern round coffee tables.
How to pick unique round coffee tables
1. Circle Coffee Table Style
When it comes to style there are many options. There is the classic shape, layered table, and even bunching table.
You may want a more formal coffee table in your living room depending on how you have it decorated. More fragile and delicate surfaces such as glass can be used in formal living rooms.
A family room needs a sturdier coffee table. You may also want to look for one that has storage options, like drawers. The surface should be able to take abuse because spilled snacks or feet on the table are more common in casual settings.
Glass tops are generally not suitable for family rooms, not just because of fragility, but finger marks and scratches too. For glass tops without frames, there is the danger of sharp corners, especially when you have small children.
2. Round Coffee Table Material
Take a look at your room and other furniture to determine what material would look best. Clear acrylic and glass can make a small room look more open. A hint of metal can accomplish the same goal. Glass, acrylic, metal, and stone also look good in modern living spaces.
Glass tables are less bulky than wood or metal and easier to wipe down. Plus, if you can’t find a coaster, it’s OK to put your drink on a glass top (most of the time).
3. Modern Round Coffee Table Size
Coffee tables are available in many different shapes. While the shape of the room can play a role in choosing a coffee table, you must pay attention to your seating configuration more than anything else.
Your coffee table should be approximately two-thirds the length of your sofa. So for a 96-inch sofa, for instance, you should look for a coffee table that’s 64 inches long.
Pro Tip: Your coffee table should be approximately two-thirds the length of your sofa.
The ideal distance from the edge of the sofa to the edge of the table is 18 inches. This distance is close enough to reach for your drink or put a magazine down but far enough to stretch out your legs.
People often leave too much or not enough room. If you have other seats in the room that you want to reach the coffee table, follow the same 18-inch rule.
Pro Tip: The ideal distance from the edge of the sofa to the edge of the table is 18 inches.
A rectangular or oval coffee table works well for smaller rooms.
Square or round coffee tables are good for large seating configurations. These include large sectionals or a large sofa with two accent chairs.
If you have kids, an oval or round table is a smart choice. Sharp corners and little ones just aren’t a good match. And if you need extra storage (like most families do), a table with one shelf or more underneath is a great idea.
6. Round Coffee Table Height
A coffee table’s height is key. The surface should be about one or two inches lower than your sofa seat (or the same height).
Standard tables are 16 to 18 inches high. If you have a higher couch or entertain a lot, consider a taller table around 20 or 21 inches.
The higher height will make it easy for guests to put down their cocktail or grab an appetizer.
Pro Tip: The ideal coffee table height is one or two inches lower than your sofa seat.
Coffee tables are available at very low and extremely high price points.
If you want a unique look with quality materials be prepared to spend between $800 to $2000. Remember the saying “you get what you pay for” when it comes to quality.
If you like to change your space often purchase a coffee table at a lower price point. For those looking for a timeless piece, you should invest in a quality statement coffee table.
Depending on how unique your round coffee table is it can become the focal point of the room.
Unique Round Coffee Tables For Every Budget
1. Marble Coffee Table // 2. Nesting Coffee Tables // 3. Modern Marble Table // 4. Round Pedestal Coffee Table // 5. Marble and Iron Coffee Table // 6. Mango Wood Coffee Table // 7. White Washed Coffee Table // 8. Teak Live Edge Coffee Table // 9. Ombre Concrete Table // 10. Concrete Coffee Table // 11. Cement Round // 12. Rattan Round Coffee Table // 13. Wicker Round Coffee Table // 14. Black Raffia Table // 15. Three-Legged Table // 16. Indoor Outdoor Table // 17. Bone Round Coffee Table // 18. Metal Coffee Table // 19. Brass Inlaid Table // 20. Vine Inlay Coffee Table // 21. Burl Wood Storage Coffee Table // 22. Drum Storage Table // 23. Marble Top Pedestal Table // 24. Iron Drum Coffee Table // 25. Lucite Round Coffee Table // 26. Modern Wood Coffee Table // 27. Drum Coffee Table
Marble and Brass Unique Round Coffee Tables
1. Marble Coffee Table
2. Marble Nesting Coffee Tables
23. Marble Top Pedestal Table
If you are a fashionista at heart these marble and brass tables are meant for you. Each one has its own unique style that will look fabulous in your living space.
First up is the Jonathan Adler round coffee table which is sure to be a focal point in your home. It features a sinuous brass tube base with a Carrara marble top. The simple shape and glam details will make a fabulous addition to any contemporary home.
Next are the nesting tables from Pottery Barn. This is a great option if you like to entertain. When you have company over just spread them apart and place them where needed.
They also make for an awesome statement round coffee table when stacked for everyday use.
The West Elm marble and brass pedestal table is another thing of beauty. I love the curvy silhouette and modern design.
It is perfect to add a level of sophistication to your glamtastic interior design.
Marble and Black Round Coffee Tables
3. Modern Marble Coffee Table
4. Round Pedestal Coffee Table
5. Marble and Iron Coffee Table
If brass is not your jam then you’ll love these metal and marble unique round coffee tables. Each one has a unique design that will be the center of attention in your living room, literally.
Arteriors is one of my favorite to-the-trade designer vendors to visit at HPMKT. They always have the most creative furniture designs and work with fabulous designers.
The above modern round coffee table features a white marble top that sits on top of a black five-leg base. The look is a mix of industrial and lux making it the perfect choice to level up your modern home.
This table features a half-sphere pedestal base that supports a round marble top. The black base adds contrast to the white marble top.
The last round table in this grouping is from Crate & Barrel. Similar to the other tables she features a white marble top with a rustic iron criss-cross metal base.
Wood Round Coffee Tables
6. Mango Wood Coffee Table
7. White Washed Coffee Table
8. Teak Live Edge Coffee Table
The above gorgeous drum round wood coffee tables are up next. Each one has a beautiful natural vibe to it that’s perfect for adding warmth to your living space.
The first table from Lulu and Georgia features a classic drum silhouette with beautiful warm wood tones. This circle coffee table is perfect to update any design style and will take on the vibe of your aesthetic.
Next, we have the white-washed wood coffee table from Anthropologie. This stunning beauty features an hourglass shape that looks like a piece of art.
The teak live edge round coffee table was made using reclaimed slabs and chunks of solid teak. Each table is handcrafted and unique.
If you are looking for a one-of-a-kind coffee table that will be a conversation starter this one is for you!
Concrete Unique Round Coffee Tables
9. Ombre Concrete Coffee Table
10. Cement Coffee Table
11. Round Cement Coffee Table
This modern round coffee table category is another one of my favorites! I just love a good solid concrete or cement coffee table. Just saying!!
The first one from Four Hands is not only a quality coffee table but also unique. If you’re looking to create a focal point this ombre coffee table will do the trick.
Next, we have another favorite vendor CB2. They also have the BEST coffee tables for modern homes that all the cool designers love to use. I’ve actually seen the above concrete coffee table in person and it is stunning.
It can even be used for both your indoor-outdoor design and entertaining. The 35″ size is perfect for both smaller spaces and large.
The black handmade round cement coffee table from CB2 is awesome to update any contemporary home. It can be used for both indoor and outdoor use as well.
The matte black steel base provides strength and durability to the natural-looking drum top. Make a statement by adding one of these unique round coffee tables to your interior design.
Textured Unique Round Coffee Tables
12. Rattan Round Coffee Table
13. Wicker Round Coffee Table
14. Black Raffia Coffee Table
Adding texture to your interior design is a great way to infuse style and personality. The layering of textures, materials, colors, and shapes are all elements designers use to add interest to an interior space.
That said here are three round coffee tables that are full of texture and interest.
First up is this transitional coffee table design from Arteriors. It is completely wrapped in coiled rattan and has a sloping detail at the top edge for interest. This one is fabulous to update any style of home.
If you are looking to bring in a natural textured element look no further. The Madura black round coffee table from Scout & Nimble is finished in deep coal, all-weather wicker.
You’ll bring the outdoors in with the natural texture of this stunning coffee table. The black color is also perfect to add contrast to a neutral living room design.
Next, we have the black and antique gold raffia coffee table from Bellacor. This table is the perfect mix of modern and contemporary design all in one.
Modern Unique Coffee Tables
Here are three unique round coffee tables that’ll totally level up your home decor.
If you’re looking for a statement indoor outdoor coffee table that’ll be a conversation starter here you go!
This table features hand-chiseled desert stone and a terrazzo tabletop that is fully removable. You’ll appreciate the adjustable nylon glides on the base if mobility is an important feature to you.
So I’m just a little obsessed with the next round coffee table from Moe’s available on Amazon.
The beautiful design features a veneer of white and black camel bone and resin. The elegant brass base adds a level of sophistication to the simple silhouette.
The Arhaus modern round coffee table is another favorite. I know I have a lot of favorites BUT I mean come on… these coffee tables are works of art! NO?!
Made of reclaimed wood with weathered metal this coffee table will make a statement in your living room design. This one-of-a-kind mixed-material coffee table was handcrafted by Mexican artisans.
Solid iron panels are left outside in the elements to naturally oxidize and are then molded around the natural shape of wood veneers.
The pieces of wood are from ethically salvaged yuca trees which make the process good for the environment. Each round modern coffee table is truly a work of art and will create a focal point in your home.
Inlay Unique Round Coffee Tables
19. Brass Inlaid Marble Coffee Table
20. Vine Inlay Coffee Table
Inlay coffee tables are another way to incorporate style and personality. Both these stunning designs from Anthropologie feature inlay designs that will make a statement in your living room.
I know I keep saying the terms “statement” and “focal point” but this is the impact a beautifully designed round coffee table will have in your room.
The first round table features beaming rays of antiqued brass on the white marble top. The base is made of handcrafted Indian rosewood which is the perfect contrast to the white top.
If you prefer a more intricate design check out the delicate foliage spiral design of the next inlay coffee table. This stunning piece of beauty will add a luxurious look and feel to any space.
Storage Round Coffee Tables
21. Burl Wood Storage Coffee Table
22. Drum Storage Coffee Table
For those who are tight on space or have small kids, a round storage coffee table is perfect!
The CB2 burl wool round coffee table design will totally level up any space. Featuring a low profile of 14″ the coffee table is perfect for the modern living room design.
This table is made of a luxe layer of Italian Mappa burl wood known for its hi/lo tonal contrast. There is a large push-open drawer in the center that will neatly hide remotes and other living room necessities.
The West Elm circle coffee table design is another fabulous storage option. This drum coffee table is available in two colorways.
Each one features hidden storage, a solid sustainably sourced mango wood removable top, and mixed materials. Thes unique round coffee tables are awesome for the active family that loves to entertain.
Drum Coffee Table
24a. Iron Drum Coffee Table
24b. White Round Coffee Table
In case you haven’t noticed there are many choices when it comes to round drum coffee tables. Here are two fabulous styles to update your modern contemporary home.
Add the beautiful hammered iron drum coffee table to your design for a luxurious look. Due to the handcrafted construction, this coffee table makes for a one-of-a-kind statement piece.
For a modern glam twist on the classic wood drum coffee table, this beauty from Etsy is fabulous. The simple design features Acadia and mango wood for a touch of elegance.
Modern Round Coffee Tables
25. Lucite Round Coffee Table
26. Round Wood Coffee Table
These are the last two modern unique round coffee tables of the bunch. There have been so many amazing options you may just have trouble choosing!
The trick is to breathe and not get overwhelmed in the design process.
Decide on the look you are after and narrow the choices down to two or three you love. Then either sit will the choices for a bit (till the right one speaks to you) OR ask friends and family to be the tiebreaker. HAHA!
Now back to the final two…
First, we have the lucite round coffee table from Williams Sonoma. For those will a small space the lucite table will make your space appear larger.
Anytime you add a clear piece of furniture to your design it will give off a light and airy appearance. The lux design and silhouette are also fabulous for the modern glam living room design.
Lastly is the Arhaus modern round coffee table which is available in brown oak wood (shown) or darker ebony for contrast. The hand-rubbed finish will add warmth and interest to any style space.
This style of coffee table is offered in a variety of shapes and sizes to mix and match. You’ll create a unique design and make a statement with this modern coffee table style.
Round Sculptural Coffee Table
15. Black Three-Leg Coffee Table
27. Starburst Coffee Table
The black Crate & Barrel round coffee table is sure to make a statement in your home. It features a playful three-legged silhouette that’s not a showroom classic.
This one will have visitors asking where they can get one for their home. The sustainably sourced solid white oak and white oak veneer are finished in a charcoal stain highlighting the sculptural shape.
If you’re looking to add just one piece from the Leanne Ford collection this is by far the way to go. This circle coffee table screams originality and style.
Leanne Ford Living Room
The West Elm round glass coffee table features a starburst design straight out of the Art Deco era. This sculptural coffee table is like a work of art that’s perfect to add drama and style to any space it’s in.
It has a tempered glass top that’s durable and great for making small spaces appear larger. At 34″ it’s the perfect size for serving appetizers or putting down your favorite cocktail.
As you can see there are many colors and materials to choose from in the round coffee table category.
There’s no right or wrong… there’s only the one that speaks to you! That’s the one you should choose, my friends.
I hope this post gives you ideas and inspiration as you source the perfect coffee table for your design.
Have an amazing day full of Unicorns & Rainbows!
This post is all about modern round coffee tables.