While trends are always changing, certain aesthetics remain. Elegance in design, combined with beautiful materials and proper craftsmanship will always result in a pleasing piece. Contemporary pieces can also add a design challenge that is fun to solve and keeps a craftsman on their toes. This walnut X-Brace console table required a complicated lap joint at an extreme angle. But once neatly fitted, a joint that will last generations.
Another Walnut Console Table with large dovetail joints to connect top and sides. Beefy 1 and 3/4 inch thick black walnut creates a very solid, substantial aesthetic