Christmas Coffee Table Ideas to Decorate Your House

Christmas is the most awaited moment of the year for family and friends to gather for festive cheer. It’s an ideal time to decorate inside andChristmas Coffee Table outside of your residence to make it feel warm and inviting. And what’s a better way to do that than decorating your house with cool coffee table ideas?

Your coffee table is the most suitable place to add Christmas cheer since it’s a focal point in your living room. But what type of coffee table is best for Christmas decorations?

Some of the most popular options include hammered copper, mesquite wood, travertine stone, marble, nesting, ottoman coffee tables, and many more.

Each style has its unique charm that can help you create the perfect Christmas ambiance in your home.

Types of Coffee Tables

The market is flooded with so many coffee tables. You can check our collection to find out the items. Knowing the types will help a lot to get the right table.

Hammered Copper Tables

Hammered copper coffee tables are a beautiful and elegant addition to any Christmas decor. The warm tones of copper will complement any color scheme. Besides, the hammered finish adds a touch of luxury.

One of the most special things about hammered copper coffee tables is their unique texture. Moreover, the hammering process creates a dimpled surface that reflects light beautifully. This can create a warm and inviting atmosphere in your living room for the Christmas season.

Here are some popular models of hammered copper coffee tables from Mexports:

Mesquite Wood Tables

masquit-woodMesquite wood coffee tables give users a warm and inviting appeal for the rustic wood grain build. This kind of wood is very durable as the raw material of the coffee table. It’s also resistant to moisture and stains and easy to clean and maintain. Your Christmas can’t but will be appealing with this premium-grade coffee table type.


Reputed coffee table manufacturers rely on this type of wood for the coffee tables that are used frequently. Don’t miss checking out some incredible mesquite wood coffee table models from Mexports:


Travertine Stone Tables 

Travertine stone coffee tablesTravertine stone coffee tables are a stylish and durable option for Christmas because the natural stone gives these tables a sophisticated look. Moreover, they are easy to clean and maintain in the rush of big occasions like Christmas.

One of the best things about travertine stone coffee tables is their versatility. They can be dressed up or down to suit your decor. You can decorate your travertine stone coffee table with poinsettias, pinecones, and holly for a traditional Christmas look. You can use metallic ornaments and minimalist decorations if you desire a modern look.

Check out these models of travertine stone coffee tables from Mexports:


Traditional Wooden Tables

live edge Traditional wooden coffee tables could be the best choice for classic lovers at Christmas. They come in various styles and finishes, so you can easily find one that fits your interior.

They can be used in various settings, from formal living rooms to cozy family rooms. It’s an inevitable choice for families with young children during Christmas, as they can withstand a lot of wear and tear.


Glass coffee tables are a modern and stylish option for Christmas, as they can create a sense of lightness and airiness in your living room. Users can decorate this type of coffee table with various items, such as books, candles, and ornaments. This type of coffee table could be the right choice for displaying your favorite Christmas collectibles.

Live Edge:

Live-edge coffee tables are made from slabs of wood that have been cut to preserve the natural edge of the tree. That’s why these coffee tables have a rustic and organic look, which is mandatory for Christmas. You can decorate your live edge coffee table with natural elements, such as pine cones, branches, and berries, to make your Christmas more colorful.


Marble coffee tables provide a timeless look with its luxurious and elegant outlook. That’s why you can think about it for Christmas. Marble coffee tables are also very durable and easy to wipe. This makes them a great choice for families with young children or pets.


Nesting coffee tables fit best in small spaces or a room with other furniture. These tables can be nested together to save space or pulled apart to create more surface area. Besides, these coffee tables are also very versatile. You can use them as a coffee table, end table, or extra seating. You can also use them to create a unique and stylish display for Christmas.


Ottoman coffee tables are a rare type of coffee table used as a footrest, a coffee table, or even an extra seat. This type of coffee table is another versatile and stylish consideration for Christmas. Ottoman coffee tables are also very comfortable since they’re upholstered in soft fabric or leather.

Lucite or Acrylic

Lucite or acrylic coffee tables are made from a clear plastic that can be molded into various shapes and sizes. These stylish coffee tables are also very sturdy. They are resistant to minor scratches and stains. Besides, they’re good enough to go with a Christmas vibe with their overall appearance.

Pick coffee tables from different Shapes

The shape of your coffee table can greatly impact the overall look and feel of your living room. For Christmas, consider a shape that is both festive and functional. Here are some tips:


oval coffee tables Oval coffee tables are a great space-saving option, as they take up less floor space than rectangular or square tables. They are also a good choice for families with young children. They minimize the risk of getting hurt from the sharp edge since they have no sharp corners.

Moreover, oval coffee tables can add a touch of elegance to any room with their smooth lines.

Mexports has a wide variety of oval coffee tables, including the oval Coffee Table with a Natural Mesquite Wood Top, an oval coffee table with travertine stone, a sophisticated vintage iron oval coffee table, and 14 more options.


rectangle coffee tableRectangular coffee tables are a classic choice for a reason. They are versatile and can be used in various settings, from formal living rooms to cozy family rooms. Apart from that, they provide a lot of surface area. During Christmas, a lot of surface area is inevitable for entertaining guests.

Mexports has a huge collection of rectangular coffee tables, depending on your choice and needs. We have introduced new arrivals like the Modern Nickel Rectangular Coffee Table, Modern Ranch Rectangular Coffee Table with Mesquite Top, etc.

For hammered copper table lovers, they have arrived with the model “Rectangular Coffee Table with Hammer Metal Industrial Iron Base” and a few more options. If you’re an elegant lover with prior aestheticism, you can think about the “Rectangular Coffee Table with Travertine Top And Metal Base.


square Square coffee tables are great for gathering various items, collecting Christmas gifts, and displaying something you desire. Their compact size is perfect for maximizing floor space, while their well-defined edges provide a sense of optimum balance. Most importantly, they seamlessly blend with various decor styles, from modern to traditional.

Mexports has a wide variety of square coffee tables, including the Square Coffee Table with Hammered Copper Top, Mediterranean Hammer Copper Square Coffee Table, and 22 more options.

Our square-shaped coffee table showcases the unique texture of hammered copper, which adds a touch of luxury and sophistication to your Christmas decor. Its warm copper tones complement a variety of color schemes, while its hammered finish reflects light beautifully.


round coffee table natural copper top 1265AAACRound coffee tables spread the sense of flow and openness in a room. Their soft curves can add a touch of whimsy to any room. However, they’re highly space-saving since they come with a round shape, and mathematically, the round shape acquires the minimum area. So, you get more free space for Christmas fun. 

Mexports offers 83 unique round coffee table options, including the Round Coffee Table with Travertine Stone Top, High-End Round Coffee Table with Hammer Copper Top, Mediterranean Style Mesquite Wood Round Coffee Table, and many more alternatives.

Do not forget the Colors and schemes

The best colors for Christmas coffee tables are classic red and green. Alternatively, you can choose a more sophisticated palette of gold and silver. Coffee table Christmas decorating ideas include using red or green table runners, festive tablecloths, or decorative coasters. 

Gold accents through candleholders, ornaments, or small figurines can provide an elegant touch. Don’t forget to balance the colors with neutrals like white or silver to avoid overwhelming your coffee table with too much festivity.

Other decorative elements

Many decorative element names come forward when considering small coffee table ideas for Christmas. All you need to do is wisely pick the perfect decorative element.

  • Candles-Place festive-scented candles like cinnamon or pine on your coffee table. It’ll add a warm and inviting aroma to your space, enhancing the festive mood for your friends and families.
  • Greenery-Incorporate small evergreen branches, pinecones, or a mini Christmas tree to infuse a natural and cozy feel. It’ll give your coffee table a more natural outlook.
  • Ornaments- Display a few of your favorite ornaments in a decorative bowl or on a tray for a touch of holiday sparkle.
  • Holiday Books-Display holiday-themed books or magazines on the top of your coffee table. The guests can peruse their favorite while enjoying a warm cup of cocoa.
  • Mini Wreaths-Hang small, decorative wreaths from the coffee table’s legs or corners to add a charming touch. Along with increasing the aestheticism of the coffee table, it’ll enhance the Christmas fun.


Room decor and design

If your room has warm tones and rustic textures, go for natural elements like pine cones and branches. Go for sleek ornaments and geometric shapes for a more contemporary aesthetic. These will complement clean lines and a minimalist design. There might be some astonishing and fascinating results when you prioritize your creativity in customizing the coffee tables.

How to decorate a coffee table for Christmas

Luxury Outdoor Furniture -Travertine Coffee Table w/ Wrought Iron Base-1251AAA

Decorating a coffee table for Christmas is highly related to your preferences, likes, and dislikes. Here are some brief coffee table Christmas decor ideas to make your festival more colorful.

Step 1: Choose a Color Scheme

Set the tone for your Christmas coffee table decor by selecting a harmonious color scheme. Classic red and green are always an ideal choice. If you don’t prefer these colors, opt for a more sophisticated palette of gold and silver. It’s possible to bring a more natural environment with elements such as pine cones, branches, and berries to add a rustic charm.

Step 2: Select a Centerpiece

A captivating centerpiece anchors your coffee table decor and draws attention to the festive theme. Guests get influenced with an extra festive vibe when you use a Christmas tree, a sparkling arrangement of candles, and twinkling lights. As a result, your coffee table gets extra attention.

Step 3: Layer Festive Touches

Enhance the overall look by layering festive touches around the centerpiece. You can install stickers of various shapes and sizes, shimmering ribbons, and delicate garlands. Besides, it’s more adorable if you can add a touch of music to your coffee table to attract guests. 

Step 4: Personalize with Sentimental Touches

Infuse your coffee table decor with personal touches that reflect your family’s traditions and memories. You can display cherished family photos, handwritten Christmas cards, or mementos with special meaning. 

Choose from a variety of shapes – oval, rectangular, square, and round – to add a touch of elegance or whimsy to your living space. Our extensive collection from Mexports offers a wide range of options, from classic to contemporary, ensuring there’s a perfect fit for every home.

Don’t forget the details! Enrich your coffee table with festive colors, incorporating classic red and green or a more refined palette of gold and silver. Balance the vibrancy with neutrals like white or silver to achieve the perfect holiday look. Enhance your decor with scented candles, evergreen branches, ornaments, and mini wreaths for an extra dash of Christmas spirit.

Ready to turn your living room into a holiday haven? Explore our collection and make this Christmas unforgettable. Sprinkle joy and warmth throughout your home with our Christmas coffee table ideas. ‘Tis the season to decorate, celebrate, and create lasting memories. Cheers to a Merry Christmas! 🎄✨



Susana Molina

CEO- Mexports