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When you are getting ready for your day, do you find yourself wishing for a better system of keeping your makeup, brush, and other items better organized? Consider trying out a dressing table. A dressing table is a small table with a mirror and drawers designed to hold and organize all your beauty essentials. Using a dressing table will keep everything you need within easy reach. Dressing tables can give your room an elegant vintage vibe and are often a glamorous addition to your room.
Let's explore the 11 types of dressing tables.
Dressing tables to meet every decor style are available. You may think of your grandmother when you hear the term "dressing table," but this contemporary style is at home in an upscale apartment. Bold styling details and finishes lend to a contemporary furniture piece that will serve the function of holding and displaying your personal care items.
If you prefer a touch of nostalgia or a farmhouse chic vibe, a vintage dressing table is for you. These tables tend to be a little more ornate and can be the focal point of a room if you desire. Glass perfume bottles and silver trays adorning your vintage dressing table make an elegant display.
Traditionally styled dressing tables blend into many rooms and styles. Look for a table with clean, classic lines. Even a traditionally crafted dressing table can bring a touch of whimsy with a unique color scheme like this feminine pink piece.
If you are short on space, a wall-mounted unit will fit into a small area. While most dressing tables are designed to be used with a small chair or stool, a wall-mounted option is an excellent choice if you prefer to stand. You can customize the height of the dressing table placement as you desire.
Floating dressing tables attach to a wall. This creates a shelf-like space that easily blends into your decor. A floating style dressing table is discreet and provides a clean, streamlined finish while still expanding space for personal products. You'll need some empty wall space to attach a floating dressing table.
Today's dressing tables often come with built-in lighting. From LED to bulb lights, there are many choices available. If you're applying detailed makeup, a lighted mirror is invaluable in your dressing table's design. Some designs boast a dimmable light that you can use for ambiance in your room.
The smallest of rooms can still benefit from the addition of a dressing table. This creative and compact design creates a tidy storage space without a big footprint in your room. In a small room, staying neat and organized is even more important. Keeping clutter contained will make your room seem larger.
If you are curious about the standard dimensions of dressing tables, our post "How Big Is A Dressing Table?" will give you some guidance on the amount of space you'll need to dedicate to a dressing table in your room.
A ladder dressing table allows room for decor items as well as your beauty supplies. The narrow and tall design looks great in a small or higher ceiling space. This ladder dressing table provides space for displaying decor.
In a larger room, you may want even more storage. A big bedroom can hold a larger dressing table. A larger dressing table's benefits are more countertop space, a larger mirror, and additional drawers and shelves for storage.
The Hollywood dressing table evokes the feeling of glamour. This style will be lighted with bulb lights you'd expect to see in an actress's private dressing room. You'll feel like a starlet getting ready for the big show when you sit in front of this dressing table.
A corner dressing table is an innovative way to fit a piece of furniture in your room's otherwise unused space. Tucked into the corner of your room, this table makes a perfect nook for your dressing table.
Create A Personal Space
Dressing tables create a solution for the storage of makeup and personal care items. Adding a dressing table to your room is a feminine touch that not only helps with organization but adds a feeling of luxury to your space. Designs that fit every style are available. From contemporary or vintage to traditional styles, look for a style and size that looks perfect in your room. Instead of creating clutter, your makeup, perfume, and brushes now provide a decorative element with a beautiful display background.
Once you've decided on your dressing table style, our post "Where To Place A Dressing Table In The Bedroom [5 Great Ideas!]" will help you select the perfect spot in your room to place your new dressing table.