Pretty and practical, nesting tables are NYC interior designer Young Huh’s must-have pick for nearly any room in your home. Here, she shares her favorites.

By Young Huh
Updated May 21, 2018
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What:Hammered metal nesting tables Why: “The taller table provides a purposeful space to store and showcase items, while the lower one is at the ready when I need an additional surface,” says Huh. Place them next to a sofa as a set of side tables, in the entryway as a compact console, or along a bare wall to display flowers or artwork. Bonus: When you’re entertaining, they’ll provide extra surfaces for refreshments.
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“My favorite piece—or pieces—are my hammered metal nesting tables,” says New York City-based interior designer Young Huh. “The taller table provides a purposeful space to store and showcase items, while the lower one is at the ready when I need an additional surface.” Huh suggests placing them next to a sofa as a set of side tables, in the entryway as a compact console, or along a bare wall to display flowers or artwork. Bonus: When you’re entertaining, they’ll provide extra surfaces for refreshments.

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Sleek

The clean-lined Parsons shape makes this trio of tables easy to incorporate in any room.

To buy: Astair nesting tables, $200; zgallerie.com

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Luxe

Arrange this mixed-materials set next to an upholstered side chair for a bit of Hollywood Regency flair.

To buy: Acrylic nesting tables, $200; pier1.com

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Polished

These half-moon tables nestle neatly against the side of a sofa.

To buy: Marla nesting side table, $289; potterybarn.com

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Retro

Place a lamp on the larger surface and use the smaller one as a landing pad for your laptop.

To buy: The Lexi Collection modern nesting tables, $96; amazon.com

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Transparent

Versatile pieces that practically disappear are a great option for small-space dwellers.

To buy: Baxton Studio clear 3-piece nesting end table, $130; homedepot.com

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Comtemporary

The chic combination of light wood and white lacquer will elevate a modern space.

To buy: Beckett nesting tables, $560; luluandgeorgia.com