Whether you actually need a side table or not is up for debate, but most people want one, either out of conventionality or to fill up an awkward corner. And no matter what your budget is, there are innumerable options out there, in every size, shape, and color.
$30 from Ikea
$60 from Bed Bath & Beyond
$64 from Overstock
$100 from Urban Outfitters
$104 from Target, who has blessed the world with a furniture line that looks high-end and costs like Walmart.
$130 from Wayfair, comes in multiple colors
$140 from World Market
$233 from All Modern
$299 from 2Modern
And then there’s this light-up work of art, $7,800 from YLiving.
Zisi Naimark holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from The New York School of Interior Design and has been working for professional design firms since 2012. She lives in Kew Gardens Hills, where she is tolerated by her husband and sons. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.