Bring the “under the sea” adventure at the comfort of your home. You will absolutely leave your guests with no choice but to look deep down this majestic creation, before setting a good cup of tea on top of this impressive coffee table by Duffy London.
Great coffee tables are no longer just means of holding cups for when guests arrive -they have turned into integral parts of cool interior design. Unique coffee table designs can set the room’s atmosphere, whether it's to save space, create impressive focal point, or simply look stylish or strange. Here are some unusual coffee tables with creative, quirky and sometimes, weirdest ideas in the world.
The Ocean Abyss Coffee Table
Handmade Vintage Oak Whiskey Barrel Round Table
Adding a laid-back ambiance is easy with this rustic whiskey-barrel turned table. Not only is it space-saving because of the secret storage, it is also a table perfect for old friends trying to catch up in life.
Fancy DIY Computer Board Table Design
Can’t let go of your computer boards? Why not enclose a collection of them in crystal clear glasses supported by wooden frames? This project is truly nothing short of unusual -technology underneath a glass of coffee.
REK: Expandable Transformer Wooden Coffee Table
This unusual coffee table is not just flexible in function, it is also flexible in design. As your guests need more cups of coffee, slide the boards for additional space– the change in structure is also an impromptu design change.
Antique Wine Crate Or Wood Box Coffee Table DIY
Stick four wood crates together and fill the hole with beautiful accessories like pieces of wood or shells, what you’ll get is a natural coffee table with a lot of storage spaces. To give it a rustic feel, paint the boxes with neutral colors or simply stain it.
DIY Old Wine Barrel Coffee Table With Storage For Cool Drinks
Adding a base to the pre-cut (and then stained) whiskey barrel and placing a table top on it can turn it into a very rustic and country-styled coffee table that you can fill in with ice — and presto! You can offer your guests drinks straight from it! Full step by step instructions on how to make this wooden whiskey barrel table yourself can be found here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I7w5810fG1k
Mixtape Cool Coffee Table Design
Mixtapes have been the absolute companion of music lovers before– now it’s just history. Designing your contemporary coffee table with its structure will bring out sentimental feeling from the times before.
Beautiful Pine Wood Round Coffee Table Idea
Like a piece of puzzle finally solved, this perfectly sculpted wooden coffee table will bring completeness in your living room.
Strange Naked Human Coffee Table Art Concept
As long as you have penchant on queer things and there are no kids to ask about the table’s strangeness– let this table keep the conversations alive. This may be the epitome of uniqueness.
DIY Furniture - How To Make Tree Stump Side Tables
Once you have a tree stump, let it dry for a few months (it really takes time!). When it’s dry, peel off the bark and apply wood filler to large holes. Now, you can either paint it, or if you want most of the natural texture to remain, just stain it. To make it more functional, add tiny wheels to make it movable. Check out the link above for full diy guide.
Aquarium Office Desk Clever Design With Golden Fish
Entertainment and hobby are just a desk away. This one of a kind idea will amaze your business clients, what with gold fishes swimming here and there as you sip your drink?
DIY Stackable Table + Bookshelf Creative Furniture Design
Perfect for small-spaced living room, this unique coffee table can transform depending on your need for storage. If you can expand it to have a high table with shelves, space is saved.
Cool Car Engine Metal Coffee Table With Glass Top
This automotive glass top table is made with a Bentley V8 engine. A car engine can truly go a long way – it can even reach the front of your sofa.
Don Vino Wine Small Table With Unique Bottles Storage
If shelves are for books and walls are for picture frames, where will you store your wine? Looking for awesome style? Then, why not store them in your cool coffee table? Not only is it practical, it also looks impressive.
Elegant Nar Coffee Table + Bookshelf Design
Slide the table tops and look for the book you are up to read (it can hold a lot!). Gently place a cup of soothing tea and relax. This cool bookshelf is not just space-saving and functional, it is also original and smart.
FLoating Balloon Glass Coffee Table
Inspired by Disney and Pixar’s animated movie UP - this designer coffee table is bound to make you smile. Don’t worry though, the balloons won’t fly away, they are actually made of metal!
Binary Low - Electronic Circuit Board Table For Geeks
A few computer chips here, a lot of motherboards there, and voila! Who said that technology can impede in a geek’s artistic talent? This unusual coffee table says otherwise. Furniture such as this are available in BRC Designs.
Organic Birch Tree Trunks Table For Rustic Decor
Who says logs are only used to light up the fireplace? Natural, rustic, and old-fashioned—this is what you’ll get when tree logs are placed side by side to form a rustic coffee table. Add wheels and roll it where you want it to be.
Creepy Skeleton Glass Table For Halloween
A skeleton on all fours, carrying a glass top — what can be creepier than that? This weird furniture will be the attraction to end all the attractions in your home, albeit, it is really a spooky one.
Cool Coffee Table Made With Macintosh G4 Towers
No one will argue that G4 towers were once a perfect geek companion, so why not preserve its essence by recycling it as a stylish support for an unique coffee table idea? That way, a piece of Apple’s success is in your living room.
Natural Birch Logs Round glass Top Coffee Table
…Or you can also tie the logs together and place a glass top. Fewer woods do not make it any less beautiful.
Fish Tank Acrylic Coffee Table Design
Create a beautiful fish tank and show your masterpiece to your guests. This unique coffee table design is even perfect as a natural focal point. Install some lights and let your art glow.
Surface Tension Arcane Games High-tech Table
Unusual but modern– this cool coffee table powered by Windows is perhaps a sweet dream come true to legit gamers. Don’t worry though, your beverage and contemporary furniture are safe from each other.
Interesting LED Interactive Coffee Table
With a table that reacts to your touch, coffee time will surely be interesting. Press the surface with your hands or fingers and watch as it lights up. This will surely keep your guests entertained.
Crashed Ferrari Coffin Table Idea
A Ferrari is still a Ferrari, even if it’s crashed. You might not be able to ride it, but inside a coffin-designed wooden box, it will be given due honors.
Nintendo Controller Maple Or Walnut Coffee Table
A game should not just be on the screen, it should also hold your cup of tea. Make your gamer friends smile with this unusual furniture that features a Nintendo controller. You can buy it at Etsy.
Ping Pong Coffee Table For Sports At Home
Entertain your guest with a friendly Ping Pong game before sitting down for a drink. Oh, and don’t forget that the table top is a chalkboard– perfect for impromptu writing. This unique and highly functional coffee table is available at Huzi Design,
Tour Table With Strange Bicycle Wheels As Legs
Why settle for stiff, if you can move it? Deliver your guest’s drink right in front of him using this unusual bicycle-inspired coffee table. Purchase it at Made In Design.
Wingin' It Low Table - From Recycled Piano Parts
You might not know how to play the piano, but you still can own pieces (particularly bolts and wing nuts) of it. If you’re fond of abstract artwork, this may be the designer furniture for you.
American Pipe Dream Table With Real Cooper
If you have a penchant for maze games – pipes can make your dream maze table come true. This unusual design is also geared towards solving the problem in copper theft, as their prices are high.