Roundup - skirted round tables

I love a room with a round table. It sets off the hard lines of most rooms. Add a skirt to that table and you have an even better piece of furniture! Skirted round tables are versatile, practical and diverse, but are often seen as traditional and stuffy. Let’s take a look at how you can use skirted round tables in your home and with a variety of decorating styles.

If you haven’t considered a skirted round table for you home, you may want to take a look and see what you’re missing out on!

{This casually skirted round table takes center stage in this living space. From Dransfield & Ross.}

{This casually skirted round table takes center stage in this living space. From Dransfield & Ross.}

This classic living room uses black and white to add drama — along with a large centered skirted round table. It’s white cloth is casual and classic. It adds so much softness to the room without being a bit stuffy. Imagine what you could store under that large table!

{Tailored and classic, this linen-skirted round table comes in a variety of colors and works in any style decor. From Shop Society Social.}

{Tailored and classic, this linen-skirted round table comes in a variety of colors and works in any style decor. From Shop Society Social.}

If you have a small space for a round table and are looking to make a statement with color, this tailored skirt is for you. It comes in countless colors and is so very timeless. This would make a great table in your entry area, next to a sofa or between to chairs in your living space, or in your bedroom. Storage underneath? Yes.

{Classic burlap table skirt with fringe. Lovely! From Ballard Designs.}

{Classic burlap table skirt with fringe. Lovely! From Ballard Designs.}

If you are looking for something a bit more traditional and frilly, this burlap skirt with fringe will fit that bill. Also great for an entry, living space or bedroom.

{A colorful, floral skirt adorns this bedside round table. Traditional and fun. From House Beautiful.}

{A colorful, floral skirt adorns this bedside round table. Traditional and fun. From House Beautiful.}

This table skirt is on the traditional size but when mixed with bold, graphic patterns as shown in this side chair, it doesn’t go too far. A large bedside table allows for displaying treasures and necessities. You can store any unattractive needs under the skirt. Magic!

{Bold and red, this large skirted round table is a show stopper in this living space. From architectualdigest.com.}

{Bold and red, this large skirted round table is a show stopper in this living space. From architectualdigest.com.}

With a classic red, white and blue color palette, this room sings with a large round red skirted table in the center. If you have space for this size table, find a skirt that ties the adjoining rooms together via color or style. This table can act as a bar during a party, a work space or a place to show off favorite treasures. The storage options for underneath are endless.

{Clean lines and classic colors let the accessories on this skirted round table shine. From Ballard Designs.}

{Clean lines and classic colors let the accessories on this skirted round table shine. From Ballard Designs.}

Another skirted round table with clean lines and the ability to look at home in a modern or traditional setting. 

And speaking of sizes, it’s important that you the size of your table skirt is just right. It needs to go to the floor all the way around. Here’s a helpful chart.

{Follow this guide to get the right size table cloth for your round table. From Ballard Design.}

{Follow this guide to get the right size table cloth for your round table. From Ballard Design.}

There are many types of tables you can use under your skirt. The beauty of the table is that since it won’t be seen it doesn’t have to be fancy. This allows you to spend your money on the skirt. Here’s a simple table, offered by Ballard Designs. You can find them with shelves underneath, too.

{A “terrific table” for under any skirt. From Ballard Designs.}

{A “terrific table” for under any skirt. From Ballard Designs.}

Maybe there’s a corner in your house that could use a lovely skirted round table to display your favorite treasures? Or, does your entry need a new look? A skirted round table could be just what your room needs!

April Pardoe