Pairing Raw Beauty With Sleek Designs Through Live-Edge Tables

Live-edge furniture, regardless of the type, is essentially sculptural and unique and always stands out. It also tends to look rustic to pairing it with more modern decors is sometimes challenging. Yet a live-edge dining table or coffee table can’t possibly look inadequate, no matter how you slice it.

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Take advantage of the table’s unique shape when planning the décor and layout of the room. This one is cantilevered off a marble cooktop and serves both as a kitchen island and an elegant dining table.{found on dwell}.

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A live-edge dining table can’t possibly have a perfectly symmetrical design and it’s this raw beauty that makes it so unusual and appreciated.{found on nakashimawoodworker}.

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A table made of two pieces put together like a puzzle. The design is definitely unique and the table has a rustic allure which pairs really well with this 18th century house and its subtle modernist appeal.

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A live-edge bar introduces some organic charm into this room and the green accents complement it nicely.{found on musketroom}.

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This kitchen island also serves as a bar. It has a robust, stable base and a live-edge walnut slab as a countertop. Combined with the wooden ceiling and wood-paneled walls, the design is intriguing but well-balanced.{found on ccs-architecture}.

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You can take advantage of the design your live-edge coffee table features and pair it with a sofa that also shows the same sleek curves.{image by laurejoliet}.

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The sculptural allure of a live-edge dining table can be enhanced with eye-catching light fixtures and a variety of other accent elements, including the chairs around the table.{found on lauxinteriors}.

 

 

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Others, on the other hand, feature intriguing and eye-catching forms. This one was made using a cedar slab and hairpin legs.

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In some cases, you can see the points where the wood pieces meet. It’s an intentional look, meant to showcase the wood grain and the uniqueness of the piece.{found on dorlom}.

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This live-edge dining table was made from a salvaged fallen tree. The tree was milled into massive slabs and the wood grain almost seems to form stripes which is why the table was paired with striped chairs.{found on sticksandstones}.

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A lot of live-edge tables are custom-designed. They can be local-made and can feature all sorts of interesting designs.{found on brucepalmerllc}.

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The live-edge table integrates really well in this décor. The chairs and the light fixture direct the attention towards them, allowing the table to fit in gracefully.

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Darker wood tones have a sumptuous yet simple character and combined with other natural materials allow nature to showcase its beauty indoors, especially if the main piece is a live-edge table.{found on dwyer-design}.

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The table itself stands out on its own but there are also a bunch of other eye-catching elements all around it, including the chandelier, the artwork and the wallpaper.{found on masastudio}.

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A single live-edge wood slab is enough to make a one-of-a-kind bar for the living room or home theater. Pair it with metal bar stools to create contrast.{found on trgarch}.

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The rustic nature of the table allows it to integrate perfectly in this room that also features exposed wooden beams.

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All the colors, textures, finishes and shapes found in this living room were beautifully chosen and paired to form an exquisite balance.{found on breezegiannasio}.

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A live-edge dining table can be complemented with a live-edge bench for a cohesive and harmonious décor throughout but also to highlight this particular detail.{found on deep-river}.

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In the kitchen, a live-edge table or island will look rustic and will be a welcomed addition that adds warmth to the room, making it more inviting.

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Surround a live-edge dining table with contrasting elements, glossy finishes and dark colors but also include a few natural and organic details.

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A live-edge desk would sure make your home office look classy and stylish without disrupting the style chosen for the overall design.