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inspiration: the game table

January 17, 2012

Post image for inspiration: the game table

I went to visit my friend Lulu in CT this weekend and was drooling over her game table–a reproduction of a Karl Springer design. I love Karl Springer’s furniture, and love the idea of game tables. So, in the photo above we see Lily (who was also there for the visit) sipping her tea and reading the paper. Then….

"karl springer game table"

Lily thinks it’s time for a game of backgammon, so she simply lifts the top off of the table and…

"karl springer game table"

Let the game begin…Hannah, age 8, won with double sixes at the end. These tables are so chic, fun to have on hand and are great space savers. Love them! Anyone interested in having one can contact us about having a custom made reproduction or can look at sites such as 1stdibs.com for vintage ones that pop up. Here’s one listing on 1stdibs for a game table, there are lots of other similar ones there too.

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