Can you imagine a world without coffee tables? Not only would we be missing out on the joy of resting a full cup of joe within arms reach, but we’d be down a majorly decorative element in our living rooms and dens. From ultra modern and colorful to boldly basic, see just how much flair a knee-tall table can add to your space with these 50 insanely beautiful coffee tables.

1. Cantilever Coffee Table ($859): Each angle of this minimal coffee table is better than the last. Its sleek design looks almost sleigh inspired.

2. Apothem Coffee Table ($448): This round coffee table breaks down into four pie sliced side tables perfect for accommodating scattered seated guests. The two toned tabletops are made of reclaimed wood.

3. Plus Side Table ($234): Interlocking birch legs not only make this small table easy to assemble without the need for any tools, but also bring a lovely graphic element to the table top. We’re gonna need a handful of these for Brit HQ!

4. Nest Coffee Table ($1,327): Even if you tried to play a game of Jenga with the base of this coffee table, its solid timber legs wouldn’t budge. Each base is built randomly, making each piece a one-of-a-kind.

5. Semisfera Coffee Table ($1,698): Rustic meets elegant in this spherical coffee table. A smooth “bowl” shape ensures that this piece will make a statement in any living room or den.

6. Regent Cocktail Table ($1,495): A coffee table fit for Marie Antoinette? Its marble table top and polished nickel accents add an element of opulence to its sturdy white wood frame.

7. Strand Mirrored Coffee Table ($1,395): An antique finish frosts the mirrored surfaces of this striking coffee table. Its pearly luster adds an element of high glamour.

8. City Slicker Mint Side Table ($199): This glossy cube is a small space savior. Or if space isn’t an issue, try stacking two or three in a row.

9. USA Coffee Table ($299): We’re pledging allegiance to this coffee table shaped like our great nation. With a cool matte finish and removable legs, we bet you’ll be shouting ‘MERICA in no time!

10. Wood Circles Coffee Table ($698): Recycled wood circles create a charmingly aged table top perfect for rustic living spaces. Jazz it up by tossing some colorful coasters on top.

11. Nixon Cocktail Table ($1,950): Glossly white lacquer creates an ultra modern finish on top of this perforated coffee table. Silver square cutouts add even more shimmer.

12. Rogue Coffee Table ($349): Give your room a real pop of color with this completely hole punched piece. It’s posh enough to stand up next to a neutral sectional yet playful enough for the dorms.

13. Slat Coffee Table ($299): We can’t help but think of picnics when we lay our eyes on this smooth slat coffee table. Metal plated detailing amps up this living room basic.

14. Caden Leather Square Ottoman ($999): Sure this piece is pitched as an ottoman, but its size and shape allows it to double as a cushy coffee table. A wooden shelf beneath guarantees stability and allows for extra storage.

15. Heirloom Silver Coffee Trunk ($2,195): Just imagine the storage possibilities with this extra large hand carved trunk as your coffee table! Iron hardware makes this piece feel absolutely antique.

16. Infinite Coffee Table ($2,750): This infinite coffee table is as sleek as a sports car. Complete with silver “racing stripes,” this design is meant for a modern man cave.

17. Pedrera Coffee Table ($815): Dramatically angled black steel legs make this coffee table fascinating. Its glass table top is cut in a unique pebble shape.

18. Clarity Color Glass Table ($2,495): Isn’t this color wheel coffee table just divine? Be it delicate (it’s all made out of glass), it might be worth the extra caution when the sun hits its pink and orange wedges.

19. Ember Coffee Table ($349): While this oval table looks heavy metal, the top is actually made from black washed mango wood. An iron Y base gives it a quirky stance.

20. Bamileke Carved Wood Coffee Table ($499): This studded coffee table is extremely visually intriguing. Each intricate lattice-like base is carved by hand.

21. Bluestone Coffee Table ($499): We love the feel-good story behind these bluestone coffee tables. All of its wood is sourced from abandoned buildings, upcycling what was left behind.

22. Blocktop Coffee Table ($498): There’s a very artsy feel to this otherwise industrial coffee table. The reclaimed wood tiles are to thank – each is carved in a unique pattern and patched together like a mosaic.

23. Monarch Coffee Table ($698): You can really let your imagination run wild with this whimsical coffee table. Is its curved metal base the broad wings of a butterfly or the tangly tentacles of an underwater creature?

24. Matrix Table ($1,419): Intersecting paddles create an array of geometric portals in this trippy coffee table. Its intricate design makes it especially stunning.

25. 5 Drawer Pallet Coffee Table ($1,050): It’s a color block masterpiece and super storage solution all in one! Both sides of this mobile coffee table are lined with a fun hodgepodge of drawers.

26. Silviano Coffee Table ($479): Made completely of iron, this fantastical coffee table will undoubtedly give an old world feel to any room. Six tapered legs show off its strength.

27. Frame Large Coffee Table ($599): This is definitely the banquet table of coffee tables! Extra long and oh so lean, it’s the perfect place to gather ‘round for game night.

28. Lacquer Storage Coffee Table ($499): Is this the most functional coffee table ever? Not only does it open up for extra storage, but its top pops up as a lightweight tray. Amazing!

29. Cornered Coffee Table ($1,900): Stylishly display your most recent reads on the corner of this sculptural coffee table. With such easy access, you could even store photo albums or a guest book for visitors to sign!

30. Dutch Industrial Coffee Table ($1,395): You don’t have to travel to England to find a double decker on wheels anymore! This two tiered coffee table is an awesome industrial accent piece.

31. Large Okura Kidney Table ($995): This colorful bean-shaped table will surely put a smile on the face of anyone who lounges near it. Clean lines and a spacious table top make it an incredibly versatile piece.

32. Driftwood Coffee Table ($699): Revel in the natural beauty of this coffee table. Indonesian driftwood is painstakingly cut to sturdily hoist a rectangular glass top.

33. Lucida Side Table ($229): What a gem! This jewel-cut table adds just a little more glam to whatever room it graces.

34. Round Woven Coffee Table ($399): We love that this coffee table is shaped after one of our furniture faves: the pouf! This hand woven coffee table has an easy Mediterranean vibe perfect for a casual sun room.

35. Smart Round Marble Top Coffee Table ($329): This coffee table oozes modern sophistication. It’ll seem at home in both a plush penthouse or studio apartment.

36. Peekaboo Clear Coffee Table ($279): We are head over heels about this completely transparent coffee table. It really is a must-have for any urban dwelling space.

37. Neon Coffee Table ($,1472): Working neon into your home decor can’t get much easier with this amazing coffee table. Angled table legs create a gorgeous array of shapes.

38. Origami Coffee Table ($399): Thin steel rods are bent every which way to mimic origami. A mix of materials like lightweight wood and natural bone tiles make this coffee table very contemporary.

39. Echo Coffee Table ($3,400): A pixelated pattern makes this the perfect coffee table for the digital age. Its starburst shape is gallery-worthy.

40. Jacques Cocktail Table ($995): This square lucite coffee table is dolled up with brass to give it an ultra luxe feel. A little gold trimming never hurt anyone :)

41. DOG Coffee Table ($629): Can you believe that a slab of wood can be so jaw-dropping? This awesome coffee table stands perfectly at attention hoisted by four black legs.

42. Modern Rustic Distressed Coffee Table ($795): We love how wood can be manipulated to look so sleek yet stunningly natural. Each crack and jagged edge adds so much character.

43. Braxton Coffee Table ($200): Now that’s one handsome coffee table! Its trapezoid shape stylishly combines storage and display features.

44. Bloom Coffee Table Style No. 13 ($3,990): We’re blown away by the natural beauty that is incorporated in this coffee table. Tree rings take on a graphic form that’s nothing less than inspiring.

45. Distressed Turquoise Coffee Table ($688): This distressed turquoise finish has such a vintage allure. Your mason jar glasses will look perfectly in place on this pretty table top.

46. Bentwood Coffee Table ($399): The name of this coffee table really says it all. Wood is masterfully bent around a circular form and painted an inviting acorn colored finish.

47. Noguchi Coffee Table ($1,499): We love that you can buy furniture from MoMA Store, especially since many of its offerings are replicas from the museum’s collection. Furniture shopping doesn’t get much cooler than that!

48. Curva Maxi Coffee Table ($924): This black-as-night coffee table creates some down right dashing silhouettes. Its fancy feet are gorgeously curved.

49. No. 0178.4 ($11,195): Wood and glass become one on this amazing coffee table. A thin micro slab of black walnut delicately drips over every side.

50. Tribeca Square Coffee Table ($359): A matrix of triangles make up the sculptural legs of this stunning coffee table. Reclaimed elm planks nestle side by side on its top creating a cool mix of materials.

Bonus: Bird Cage Coffee Table: We just had to share this fantastically whimsical coffee table! While it’s not the most practical one out there, the idea of this beautiful bird cage is absolutely enchanting. (via Incredible Things)

Which coffee table would you put in your living space? Did you lean toward the more modern or traditional styles? Talk to us in the comments below!