Saarinen created this table to fix the "slum of legs" found under most dining tables. Like much of Saarinen's work, its look is the result of creating a solution appropriate for its setting rather than to be aesthetically pleasing. With its simple minimalist look, though, this table is now celebrated for its look as well. Proof that function is an important part of design and the staying power of truly great design, this table remains a favorite today.
The Saarinen Tulip Oval Dining Table features an MDF top with your choice of veneer finish. Its top is met by a cast aluminum base. This dining table makes a great choice for nearly any style home with a retro look that's both fun and functional.
The Eco-Natura Roma Dining Table is a prime example of sleek, understated elegance. With its minimalist silhouette and advanced engineered wood top, the Roma creates a distinctively modern look, whose beautifully textured walnut veneer top brings warmth and chic style to your living space. Its top is reliably strong through years of use, and sits atop a magnificently chromed steel base, whose clean modern lines add equal amounts of style and support. The environmentally-conscious Eco-Natura Roma Dining Table is VOC-free and made from CARB compliant materials, ensuring a safe dining space for you and your loved ones.
Eero Saarinen is one of the 20th century's most well known and influential designers. He is known for the ability to adapt his style to meet each specific task, as well as for designing for setting rather than form. The perfect example of this, the Saarinen Tulip Round Dining Table is made to correct what Saarinen called the "slum of legs" found under most dining tables. It is designed to correct this problem, yet its simple, minimalist shape has come to be celebrated as well.
The Saarinen Tulip Round Dining Table features an MDF top available in your choice of veneer finish. It is complemented by a cast aluminum base. This dining table adds a fun retro look to your space, while offering a glimpse at one of the 20th century's most popular designs. Make any meal more interesting with the Saarinen Tulip Round Dining Table.
A solid walnut frame adds durability and stability, while walnut frame veneers with a natural finish add an organic touch of warmth and character. The table s top is crafted from durable, 12mm-thick tempered glass with artfully beveled edges. The glass resists chipping and cracking, ensuring years of use and enjoyment, and provides a sleek and polished contrast to the wood base.
Handmade by the artist, the Tapered Dining Table Base is available in a variety of finishes. It is designed to be arranged whichever way you prefer and then topped with the glass shape of your choice (not included). The Tapered Dining Table Base can be ordered as a single or as a pair. Depending on the size of your modern dining table, you can try three bases for an ultra-original design. With the Tapered Dining Table Base, the options are as plentiful and delicious as a peanut butter and jelly sandwich!