Decorating with a Demilune Table
From the entryway to the bedroom a demilune console table is a versatile piece of furniture. It is characterized by a half moon or semi-circular shape. These types of tables can be very simple and modern or highly decorative and ornate. A traditional demilune console table may include scalloped aprons, scrolled legs and hand painted floras and fruits. The more modern pieces may come with a glass top and metal base with a sleek design. They can help define a space and bring a certain elegance and interest to the room that an ordinary console table can’t.
Demilune console tables come in a number of different styles and designs. Some have three legs and others have four. Most demilune tables will have some storage capabilities, such as some drawers, shelves or perhaps some may be designed with a small cabinet.
Demilune tables are built with a number of different materials, such as wood, stainless steel or wrought iron or a combination of such. You should be able to find one to match any existing home decor you already have. If your home has a Mediterrean theme then a table with a wrought iron base and stone top might be a perfect fit. If you’re living a modern lifestyle then sharp lines and clean design, then you might prefer a demilune table with stainless steel and glass.
Half round tables are perfect for using in the entry, hallways, or living areas. With no sharp corners protruding out it helps promote a natural flow through the space they are placed. They make a great first impression to guests as they first inter into the home or room the half moon table is in and catch a glimpse of the softer half round shape in front of them. They are great for displaying family pictures of a vase of flowers and useful for placing keys, mail or other daily use items.
When starting to shop for a demilune console table start you search online to view all of the different designs and styles available. Determine the size of the table you will need by measuring the space in your home you want it to be placed. If you go to a furniture showroom then it might be a good idea to take some photos of you home decor so you can make a more accurate purchase decision on a demilune table that matches your existing theme. Try and determine the quality of the console table by looking to see if it was put together using glue or screws and if it was made from solid wood or cheap particle board and veneer.