Live in a compact apartment? Or have a bijou room you'd like storage space for and a place to pop a houseplant and a vase? We hear you. But don't worry, there's a stylish small sideboard out there for you.
Traditionally used in living rooms and dining rooms to store crockery and to serve food, nowadays, sideboards are the perfect mix between storage space and a chic design statement; somewhere you can hide household items like cutlery, dinner sets, games or stationery, yet display pretty vases or photos. And, in some cases, they can be a place to show off your favourite homewares if they're crafted with glass cupboard doors.
Whether you're looking for ultra-cool industrial-style designs, mid-century modern retro chic or a painted wood country aesthetic, we've rounded up our favourite small sideboards so you can up your storage style game in whatever sized space you have available...
One for the mid-century modern fans, this small sideboard made for compact spaces still packs a storage punch with three spacious drawers and cupboard. It's also FSC-certified wood, so you can buy knowing it's an eco-conscious purchase.
Grey furniture is always a good investment, and this small sideboard manages to pack in two cupboards and drawers for extra storage space. At only 80cm wide, it will fit nicely into any nook.
Design lovers will adore this statement cabinet, made from a combination of painted MDF and natural bamboo in a ribbed finish. There are three adjustable shelves inside for plenty of storage.
This design-led small sideboard is made specially for compact spaces, and we love it. It has natural rattan doors and won't break the bank.
We're a little bit obsessed with this white and wooden slim sideboard from the House Beautiful collection at Homebase. Easy to clean and maintain, there is storage inside the white doors with a height adjustable shelf.
Dunelm always deliver when it comes to stylish and affordable furniture pieces. This beautiful oak sideboard, characterised by the weathered oak finish, has a tempered glass top, and sleek handleless doors and drawers. Display your favourite accessories on top.
Contemporary and clean-lined, this wood and white two-door sideboard is ideal for smaller spaces. Looking to create a Scandi feel at home? Add this one to your shopping basket...
Show off your favourite household accessories through vintage-style glass window cupboards with this super-stylish metal sideboard.
This luxurious small sideboard fulfils the need for style and utility. With two practical cupboards, you can store glasses, books or other accessories. We love the raised tapered legs, which give the appearance of more floor space.
With a solid pine frame, this daringly dark blue sideboard is a versatile choice for your home. It boasts tapered legs and smooth rounded corners on both the frame and top surface.
Looking for a modern yet timeless aesthetic? This small light wood sideboard is just the ticket. With a nod to Nordic design, it's a stylish-looking piece that will suit contemporary spaces.
Ideal for a home office or living room, this wave-textured small white sideboard is pretty as well as pocket-friendly. Perfect for storing all your stationery, or pop a houseplant on top and fill it with all your photo albums and other treasures.
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