Best retro bedside tables: 11 nightstands with a vintage style
Add a vintage feel to your bedroom interior with our top retro bedside table picks
Retro will never go out of fashion. It's a popular choice in interior design for this reason - we're constantly finding new ways to fuse vintage aesthetics with modern styles.
If you're craving that mid-century feel in your bedroom, check out our selection of the best retro bedside tables below. We've found nightstands for a range of budgets that will certainly complement a number of different interior styles.
Best retro bedside tables to buy in 2022
Hartleys 2 Drawer Grey Retro Bedside Table
The Scandinavian style and smooth grey finish make this table a classically minimalist bedside choice. Its compact size is offset with the outward facing legs to create that distinct retro aesthetic. Plus, the simple, versatile design can complement a range of interior styles - particularly those with pastel tones.
The 40x40cm top surface and the two drawers underneath provide ample storage space for any and all bedroom essentials. It's supported by four solid rubberwood legs that match the wooden tone of the drawer handles.
COSTWAY Bedside Table
Designed in a mid-century style with a modern twist - this is a perfect night stand if you're looking for a retro piece of furniture that will blend with contemporary interiors. Made from acacia wood and P2 board material, it offers a sturdy and lightweight option.
The wooden legs provide that distinct retro look, while the striking white table top creates a sense of contrast. The two drawers with minimalist shiny handles provide extra storage space. Plus, to improve the bedside table's stability, it's equipped with a tilting prevention device that attaches the nightstand to the wall.
Relaxdays Retro Nightstand with Drawer
Blending functionality with style, this retro bedside table features both a drawer and an open storage space, providing plenty of storage and space to display your favourite items. The nightstand is described as 'retro-chic' and, from the quirky metal legs to the spacious table top, we can see why.
Vincent Bedside Table
This is a stylish piece of storage furniture. The design feels inspired by retro clothes trunks, fashioned in a petrol blue tone with walnut stain contrasts. The black metal legs are rounded with cross-bar details, to provide extra stability and an architectural style that adds some modernity to a retro design.
Topdeal Bedside Table
The striking detail of this bedside table is the drawer designed to look like a vintage leather suitcase. If you're looking to add something a bit different to your bedroom, the contrast between the fir wood table and the vintage drawer is sure to attract attention.
Corrigan Studio Maddison 2 Drawer Bedside Table
If you're looking for an eye-catching piece of bedroom furniture, look no further than this strikingly colourful bedside table. It's made from manufactured wood and the design can beautifully complement modern and vintage styles. The drawers feature rope handles and soft close gliding mechanisms.
Scandinavian Bedside Table
Made from solid mango wood and polished, painted and varnished - this can be a versatile piece of furniture. The soft, coloured drawer adds a sense of vibrancy without being too strong, perfect for a gentle retro aesthetic. The Scandinavian style legs have gold plating on the legs for extra detail and the drawer has a golden brass insert on the front.
Corrigan Studio Kira Bedside Table
Available in four colours - blue, green, red and yellow - the Kira bedside table from Corrigan Studio can bring some rich colour to your interior. Made from manufactured wood with a UV coating, you can rely on this for storing any of your bedroom belongings. The rope handles are a nice touch and will definitely add something different to your room.
Lora 2-Drawer Retro Bedside Table
The Lora bedside table from La Redoute shows that retro never goes out of style. Designed to look like a retro piece adapted to modern times, the nightstand combines a neat contemporary style with a vintage feel into this two-toned piece of furniture. The contrast between the oak-veneered drawer front and the lacquered front drawer demonstrates how well retro styles match with modern aesthetics.
Urby Bedside Cabinet with Reversible Door
Urby is described as neo-industrial and resolutely urban, another strong example of the blending of retro and modern styles. The blue openwork metal door is particularly eye-catching, providing slight visibility to the space inside. All of this is packaged in a cute, compact design that is sure to bring something refreshingly new to your room.
Swoon Mendel Bedside Table
This range by Swoon and John Lewis & Partners is designed for the modern home, but this bedside table is given a retro upgrade with a geometric brass inlay. Made from acacia wood and veneer, the fusion of natural wood and metallic detailing takes inspiration from the Art Deco movement.
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