5 of the best coffee tables
Discover creative and inspiring designs to transform your home
By: Natasha Ann Zachariah
Occa Multifunctional Coffee Table
Now you see it, now you don't. This nifty coffee table helps hide magazines, newspaper and any clutter. Made from black-stained oak veneer, with dust-grey glass and burshed steel.
Where : BoConcept, Paragon, 04-01/02/03, 290 Orchard Road, Tel: 6736-0777, 112 Katong, 03-33/36, 112 East Coast Road, Tel: 6636-3118
Slide Coffee Table by Ozzio
Need more room on this table? Simply slide the table tops apart to elongate it. Created by multi-functional Italian furniture brand Ozzio, it is made of chrome steel and has a tempered glass top.
Price: $2,800. There is now 25% discount on the table till July 22
Where: Molecule, Great World City, 1 Kim Seng Promenade, 02-33A, Tel: 6733-2732, Orchard Central, 181 Orchard Road 03-07/08/23-26, Tel: 6509-0227
Jane Coffee Table by Camerich
This sleek table is made of eco-wrapped leather and features a holder for magazines and books. It works for small spaces as it measures just 65cm wide and 135cm.
Where: Furniture Club, 43 Keppel Road, Tel: 6745-6866, Park Mall, 9 Penang Road, 04-02, Tel: 6336-8016
This Transformer-style table can be stretched out into various configurations: It can be extended and also opened up sideways to form an "S" shape. It is easy to extend it, much like a drawer with a sliding mechanism. The table top and sides are in white high gloss with medium-density fibreboard with a walnut veneer on the inside drawers.
Where: Om, 134 Joo Seng Road, Level 2 Nobel Design House, Tel: 6235-0777, Jurong East Street 21, 03-25 IMM Building, Tel: 6883-0700, Liang Court, 177 River Valley Road, 02-24, Tel: 6837-0060
B&B Italia Fat Fat and Lady Fat Coffee Tables by Patricia Urquiola
The round retro table, modelled after an ottoman, doubles as a coffee table and a storage unit. Simply lift the removable tray top to open it up. It comes in fabric or leather, with the steel stray top in chalk white or black painted steel, and in three sizes.
Price: From $2,750 for a Fat Fat (65cm) to $4,925 for a Lady Fat (116cm)
Where: Space, 77 Bencoolen Street, Tel: 6415-0000