3 Tips for Choosing the Right Table Legs

At first, you might think why is it important to consider table leg design, but tables are an essential part of any interior decoration and space in a room. Moreover, the table legs usually reflect on the overall theme and design of your space and play a role in your table's functionality.

Because there are various types of tables, there are multiple options for you to select and customize your table leg design. Each of these tables: your coffee table, dining table, boardroom office table, and patio table, serves a different function and is important for aesthetics as well as its respective functions.

So, here is how you can spruce up your table design to optimize the look of your interiors.

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Alt-text: a small table with a center leg base

1. Consider Your Overall Style Statement

The first thing to consider before you choose your custom table legs is your overall style statement. What theme are you planning for your room? Do you plan something minimalistic, or do you want a more fancy look? For example, if you plan to go minimal, you can choose your tabletop material and its leg base to suit that feeling. For instance, a glass top with a heavier metal base, can be a minimal feature for a Scandinavian-style room.

2. Consider the Weight and Dimensions of Your Table

Next, consider the function of the table. If your table has a more aesthetic value or a functional use, it can help determine what legs would be suitable. The selection of your table legs depends on the dimensions of your table and the weight of the tabletop. A sturdier and heavier table needs metal legs that can support and hoist it accordingly. But a smaller wooden table can work well without any heavy metal legs.

prestige table base with wooden top


3. Consider Your Options

Finally, once you've visualized your interior and the purpose of your table, consider the various styles that are available in the market and see what appeals to your taste. For example, would you prefer the wishbone table legs or base, or would you opt for steel or iron table legs?


If you're looking for the ideal furniture for your home or office, you have come to the right place. At Flowyline Design, we specialize in making handmade metal table legs. You can get custom table legs for your tables or get our table bases, such as the wishbone table base. Get in touch with our team at alex@flowyline.com for more information.


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