This season’s fervour for compact, stylish side tables is both practical and design-savvy, allowing you to maximise on surface space in living areas while providing an easy way for a quick home update. There are hundreds of options to choose from when it comes to these pieces, but ensure your scheme looks fresh and modern by mixing up shapes and styles instead of going for uniformity. Keep it cohesive with a running theme of colour, form or material and see how quickly these smart editions can elevate a space. Check out the gallery for some of our favourites.

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