Pedestal in contemporary decor - The pedestal is a type of small side table of size and height and one foot. The pedestal was designed in the seventeenth century and used to place candles on them to illuminate the rooms, also in these tables tea was served to the guests.
In the decoration pedestal current call not only to this type of table one foot, classic or not its design, but any object that can serve as support for a sofa or chair both for drinking and for reading, for example , so we find them accompanied by floor lamps and there are some models that integrate such lighting. If you take it out of the living, natural space, can serve perfectly as a nightstand full of style.
How can you retrieve an old nightstand? By pickling and painting it white, put your glass top, combining two different colors on the leg and on (or back, i.e. the top), or painting a black and white stripes for a touch edgy.
Another tendency today is to give importance to the lamp and placing it as a service unit, but occupying a wall to "bear the weight" visual or an actual work of art or a decorative piece of singular importance: a great picture...