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Oversized can be way overrated — especially with coffee tables. Low-to-the-ground, subtle pieces can sometimes have more wow factor than massive, architectural ones. This neutral living room in Toronto (the home of design shop Mjölk's owners) proves that a small-scale chair and table combination can make a huge impact without sacrificing an intimate vibe.
The key is in the leg proportion. The top of the tiny copper table lines up with the tan track chair right at the seating for great line harmony. And, the neutral rug, small brass bowl, and modern white lamp tie the two pieces together to create a well-curated vignette. It tells its own little story. Ahead, we found three table and chair pairings to capture the short look in a big way. Get ready to get low.
There are two types of people on Black Friday: the ones who revel in facing down sales-hungry crowds and those who like to curl up on the couch with a hot cider and their laptop. Well, no offense to any thrill seekers out there, but when it comes to this shopping holiday, the latter seems the better option to us — read
Holiday shopping can cause a boatload of stress. There are a lot of bases to cover and only a few weeks to get down to business. So, if you're stumped on what to buy the techie in your life (you know, the person who always needs to have the latest and greatest gadgets on the market), we feel you. They can be tough to read