Glass tables happen to produce a surprising and pleasant impression. Such units draw the eye, look very stylish, and give originality and special charm to the kitchen.
A transparent table is perfect for a small kitchen. It seems to be as light as a feather. Glass enlarges small spaces visually, adding some important field to the room.
Glass kitchen tables only seem to be fragile. They are made of very durable tempered glass, practically impossible to break and difficult to scratch.
Even if suddenly broken, its small fragments will not harm you due to special processing.
It’s typical of the tabletop to be made of tinted, transparent or frosted, glass.
Most often the unit has a rectangular, square, round, or oval shape. However, designers may offer some abstract form. So there is an opportunity of choosing a suitable table for a kitchen accomplished in any style.
Legs and pedestals for these tables are usually made of wood or chrome-plated metal. But you may also find some original models, where glass is combined with stone, leather or hammer-work.
- Sets of furniture, including glass tables, are best for studios combining a kitchen, living and dining rooms.
- They compliment interiors in modernism, minimalism or high-tech perfectly. Therefore, the most important point is a quality of materials and harmonious shape.
- A kitchen table made of transparent or white glass is a one-size-fits-all design idea. If you want to create some bright and effective accent, take a transparent or translucent tabletop of bright and saturated shades: red, orange, green and turquoise. Black glossy item is sure to look quite expensive and luxurious.
- The most problematic thing concerning glass tables is fingerprinting. In order to cope easily with it, the manufacturers offer covering the surface of the tabletop with a special composition.
Glass Dining Tables and Complements
A light table made of glass and metal will look great if accompanied with bright chairs or stools. For instance, you may take red, yellow, blue, or green upholstery.
Some models (with transparent or frosted tabletops) may be complemented with colorful chairs made of thermoplastic. Corresponding dining groups look both relevant and stylish.
Another effective addition to glass tables is wicker chairs or elbow ones. This combination is said to be unusual, stylish and catchy.
Glass matches perfectly «metallic» kitchen appliances, such as a refrigerator, range hood and whatnot.
If the table, you liked, has a bottom shelf, you may use this point in experiments with decorative elements. For instance, put something between transparent surfaces. Let it be a flat decorative vase with pebbles, shells or beads, a dish with beautiful fruit, ikebana or souvenirs taken during your vacation.
We hope our tips and photo design ideas help you in improving the kitchen.