Jan 21, 2011 1:00 am
I seem to have a continuing dilemma on what tv cabinet to buy! I moved into my place about 6 months ago and keep tossing and turning on what style to have even though I have purchased furniture for the rest of my house already!
Currently to date, I have a white 2.5 seater couch with chaise, white shaggy rug, dark chocolate/wenge coloured low rectangular coffee table, and my dining table is also a similar colour but in real wood.
My floors in my unit is covered in merbau engineered planks (http://www.quick-step.com/australia/au/ ... 08191.aspx) and I guess like most people, I want my apartment modern and classic.
I was originally set on getting the same coloured wood in a low line style tv cabinet, but now am tossing up between a style like:
1. wooden low line >> http://completepad.com.au/shopping3.asp ... t_id=10027
2. Black gloss >> http://www.beyondfurniture.com.au/item_ ... -GREY.html
1. What does everyone here think??
2. For a black glossy look, there appears to be a lack of entertaiment cabinets thats just simple and sleep (at a reasonable price). A lot of the glossy cabinets seem to add some sort of steel or plastic looking door over the middle (http://completepad.com.au/shopping3.asp ... ct_id=7028) which I do not want. Do people have suggestions on other furniture stores where i can find something nice at a reasonable price??
ANY help would be appreciated!
Re: TV Cabinet Help!3
Jan 22, 2011 9:32 am
before I vote, I need to know. Does the wood look one match the wood of your dining table exactly? if it doesn't, I am not sure I would be introducing a third wood (one being floors and one being dining table) into the area.
I can't help with where to find a nice glossy one without the steel/glass insert, but I do like this one from your link.
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Jan 22, 2011 9:47 am
Have you looked at buyster? I haven't ordered from there, but there have been members on her that have over the years.
http://www.buyster.com.au/Newton-Furnit ... T1022.html
Comes in black also!
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Re: TV Cabinet Help!7
Feb 07, 2011 3:08 pm
As you already have chocolate and white, with two (similar) shades of wood, I personally don't think it would be wise to introduce black into the mix.
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Re: TV Cabinet Help!8
Feb 07, 2011 3:25 pm
IKEA surprisingly have some quite modern entertainment units and one comes in a gloss brown/black wood finish with quite a lot of combos including plasma mounts.
We will probably be going with one similar to yours but with top cabinets aswell.
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