You can make a large wood coffee table out of any kind of wood, even an old tree stump. The type of wood coffee table to take will depend on your skill as a woodworker, the tools you have, the type of wood you have or can get and personal preferences. If you are an expert and have the tools. Then you can make a classy table with rounded legs and a wooden parquet top. Or you can find a suitable tree stump and the top with a giant slab cut from a large tree trunk.
Design a table to suit your decorating scheme, budget and woodworking capacity. In its simplest form, a coffee table is a wooden board usually about 18 inches wide by 36 inches long on top of a base usually about 15 inches tall, although these dimensions may vary. The wood can be oak, maple or walnut for a formal style; teak or fir for the modern Danish; pine or rustic cypress cedar; or similar wood for a tree trunk table.
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Build a base. This can be as simple as four legs, square or round, which will attach directly to the top. Or you can build a frame joined on all fours on all sides of horizontal braces with the fashion elements on a wooden lathe, cut into special shapes with a band saw or similar tool or faced with a saw table. The design of its base so that the screws or other carpenters that hold it together are hidden.