Nightstands are essential in the bedroom. They keep all sorts of things, from magazines, to glasses of water, to lights all in one convenient place should you need them in the middle of the night. But choosing the right one can be difficult.
To give you some inspiration, here are 9 ideas for creating the perfect nightstand.
1. Built right into the bed
The headboard, bed frame and nightstand are all built into a single piece of furniture in this bedroom.
Designed by Artem Trigubchak. See more photos of this idea, here.
Designed by Gogl & Partners Architekten. Interior design by Isabel Hamm, Petra Lindenbauer and Andreas Reichlin. See more photos of this hotel, here.
2. A Simple Stool
Keep bedside clutter to a minimum by using a small table that’s just large enough for a book, a light, and some greenery.
Design and photography by My Dubio
Inspiration and photography by Decordots.
Add a futuristic flair to your bedroom with a nightstand that seems to float right next to your bed.
Designed by Martin Dulanto Architect. Photography by Marco Simola. See more photos of this home, here.
Designed by Norm Architects. See more photos of this home, here.
4. His And Hers
The pink and blue bedside tables could indicate which side each person sleeps on.
Designed by Tai & Architectural Design. Photography by Kyle Yu. See more photos of this home, here.
5. Build It Right Into The Wall
This nightstand seems to emerge right out of the wall and creates a seamless look against it.
Designed by Jolson. Developed by Orchard Piper. Styling by Megan Morton. Photography by Lucas Allen.
6. Combine Your Nightstand And Lamp
These nightstands also double as a bedside lamp activated by touch.
Designed by Pietro Russo Design Studio. Photography by Filippo Bamberghi. See more photos, here.
7. Use A Chair As A Table
It’s a chair! It’s a table! It’s… both?
Inspiration from Casimir
8. Add A Touch Of Nature
Use tree stumps or a block of raw wood for a rustic yet modern nightstand.
Designed by OHIO DESIGN.
Designed by Wood Marsh Architecture with interior designer Kendra Pinkus. Photography by Lynton Crabb Photography.
9. A Common Option
If the other ideas seem a bit too far out or extreme you can always stick with what’s common – a nightstand with a flat surface and maybe even a drawer or two.
Interior designed by Coco Republic. Architecture by Tzannes Associates. Photography by Steve Back. See more photos of this home, here.
Designed by Nico van der Meulen Architects. See more photos of this home, here.