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Wood Nightstand Ideas: Bedroom Styles

by Walker Furniture

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At a Glance:

Modern Wood Nightstands

Glam-Style Wood Nightstands

Farmhouse Wood Nightstands

Coastal Wood Nightstands

Contemporary Wood Nightstands

Pairing a Wooden Nightstand with a Dresser

Pairing a Wooden Nightstand with a Bed Frame

Tips for Using a Wooden Nightstand

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Have you ever wondered how to choose the perfect wooden nightstand for your bedroom? Do different bedroom styles dictate which type of nightstand looks best? From modern to farmhouse and everything in between, we've got you covered.

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Modern Wood Nightstands

A mid-century modern nightstand featured with décor, books, and a cup of coffee

Modern-style wooden nightstands can add a chic, contemporary aesthetic to any bedroom. With clean lines and sleek silhouettes, they instantly transform their surroundings, making a bold statement while still serving their purpose of providing storage space.

In addition, they often come in lighter shades, such as white driftwood, gray wash, and champagne oak, with metal hardware that adds another layer of sophistication. A modern nightstand can fit into mid-century modern to ultra-modern styles and make an elegant addition to any master bedroom or guest room.

Whether kept minimalist and simple or combined with contemporary bedding for a designer look, wooden nightstands are both beautiful and practical additions to any bedroom. Let’s break down the most popular styles and how to use them in your sleep space.

Glam-Style Wood Nightstands

Incorporating wood nightstands into a glam bedroom design is an easy way to add style and elegance.

Whether a nightstand crafted with metallic hardware, mirrored sides, or painted details like gold embellishment, adding architectural lines with wood furniture brings dimension and light to your space. When combined with other glamorous elements like crystal lamps, shimmering accessories, and lush velvet fabrics, the wooden nightstands can help to tie the room together in an unforgettable look.

Traditional Wood Nightstands

Incorporating the timelessness of traditional wooden nightstands into your bedroom decor can be an easy way to add balance and class to any style.

A nightstand made of solid wood is guaranteed to last through years of use. It is an excellent material for storing your favorite books or keepsakes. Whether you opt for classic furniture with intricate details, like a hand-carved base, or something more simplified with sleek lines and minimal adornment, traditional wooden nightstands provide character and charm to a room.

✔ We Recommend: The Bellamy Nightstand

Front view of the Magnussen Home Bellamy collection wooden nightstand

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Brighten up your bedroom with Magnussen Home's Bellamy drawer nighstand! This solid wood nightstand will inject a sophisticated touch to any decor with chic black pewter accented hardware and storage for all of your necessities in three convenient drawers.

Farmhouse Wood Nightstands

Farmhouse-style nightstands are the perfect addition to bedroom decor, emphasizing a cozy, rustic vibe. These pieces have a handmade quality, drawing on traditional woodworking techniques with bold lines and fine craftsmanship, offering the ultimate in country chic.

Whether crafted from solid wood or featuring subtle detailing such as inlays and spindles, farmhouse nightstands give bedrooms an eye-catching touch of rural warmth and charm. You can find them in a wide range of styles—from a natural wood nightstand to elegant antiques—to suit any room design or budget.

✔ We Recommend: Capitola Nightstand

The Capitola farmhouse style nightstand

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Welcome the charm of rustic country living into your home with this stunning Capitola nightstand. Its butcher block design is eye-catching and timeless, while its solid construction ensures reliable storage for years to come.

So, whether you're looking for a touch of modern farmhouse style or creating an idyllic countryside getaway in your own house, this nightstand will have something unique to offer!


  • Wood construction with butcher-block finish
  • Distressed finish over replicated pine grain
  • Metal drawer handles with antiqued gunmetal finish
  • 2 smooth-gliding drawers with replicated linen interior
  • USB charging station

✔ Also Recommended: Lightyear Nightstand

The Lightyear collection wooden nightstand

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Store your belongings in style with the Lightyear nightstand. This trendy farmhouse-style piece features two drawers that effortlessly glide open and closed, with tasteful industrial-tone hardware for added charm.

Its classic look of a replicated grain adds to its timeless appeal, making it perfect for any rustic home!


  • Made of engineered wood with replicated grain
  • Smooth-gliding drawers
  • Drawers lined with faux linen laminate for finished aesthetic
  • Dark-tone industrial hardware
  • Rustic design style
  • Brown rustic finish

Coastal Wood Nightstands

Coastal wooden nightstands are ideal for refreshing a bedroom design with beachy vibes.

Nightstands crafted from light-hued wood, such as pine, will shine in a beach house look. On the other hand, sleek and minimalist nightstand designs can be combined with hints of texture through wicker, jute, or rattan basketry for that relaxed coastal feel.

Are you looking for a more dramatic flair? Dark and highly polished woods, like mahogany or cherry, make stunningly chic nightstands perfect for traditional rooms with styles like British Colonial or Hamptons.

No matter which route you choose, having coastal wooden nightstands in your bedroom will bring on the summertime year round!

✔ We Recommend: The Coastal Nightstand

The Coastal collection two-drawer nightstand

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Complete your bedroom look with the Coastal Collection two-drawer nightstand that’s full of rugged charm. This sophisticated bedside piece provides plenty of storage, featuring two drawers perfect for storing bedroom essentials like books and pajamas. For added protection, the top drawer is lined in velvet - ideal for housing items that require extra care!


  • Solid rubber wood framing
  • French dovetail on front of drawer
  • English dovetail on back of drawer
  • Kenlin metal drawer guide
  • Velvet-lined top drawer
  • Dark Gray Top
  • Light Gray Color
  • Metal hardware
  • Block feet
  • Dust proofing on bottom layer

Contemporary Wood Nightstands

Contemporary wooden nightstands are a great way to introduce edgy and sophisticated style into your bedroom decor.

It’s the perfect look for urban apartments or sleek minimalistic interiors, but contemporary wooden nightstands also pair the timelessness of hardwood with chic aesthetics.

Whether you opt for clean lines and angled edges for a contemporary feel or sophisticated carvings and brass accents for an elevated look, there's a wooden nightstand that fits your design aesthetic. Plus, these beautiful pieces boast an extra layer of class to your home decor and provide plenty of space to store away magazines, books, or necessary items close by.

✔ We Recommend: Emporium Nightstand

 The Emporium Collection contemporary nightstand

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Refresh your living space with the Emporium nightstand, a timeless piece from Signature Design by Ashley. This chic bedroom furniture is perfect for any modern or contemporary home, but its dark tone works especially well at balancing out larger sleep spaces. It has plenty of storage in its two drawers, plus an open cubby.

For added convenience, there are also two electrical outlets with USB charge ports to keep all your devices charged up!


  • Contemporary design style
  • Dark espresso brown finish
  • Nickel-tone hardware
  • 2 electrical outlets and USB charging ports
  • Open storage cubbies
  • Smooth-gliding drawers with full extension; top drawers are felt-lined
  • Made of wood, mango veneers and engineered wood
  • Some assembly required

Pairing a Wooden Nightstand with a Dresser

A wooden dresser and matching nightstand are one of the most classic and timeless ways to furnish a bedroom.

Wooden nightstands come in various shapes and styles, from ornately detailed traditional designs to earthy mid-century modern pieces. They can also be painted or stained to mix and match your other furniture pieces.

This classic combo successfully ties an entire bedroom together and offers added functionality. Plus, wooden nightstands are easy to keep looking fantastic, no matter how much wear and tear they experience.

Pairing a Wooden Nightstand with a Bed Frame

The style possibilities are endless when pairing a wooden nightstand with a bed frame.

A sleek, angular wooden nightstand can perfectly complement a modern bed frame, adding function and aesthetic appeal to the bedroom. On the other hand, traditional beds have an undeniable charm when paired with a farmhouse-style wooden nightstand that adds rustic character. And glam bedroom designs come alive when paired with glitzy and glamorous mirrored or metallic wooden nightstands that perfectly bridge the gap between traditional and modern styles.

A wooden nightstand will always bring elegance and cohesion to any bed frame, regardless of your chosen bedroom design style.

Tips for Using a Wooden Nightstand

Incorporating a wood nightstand into your bedroom can be a great way to add a unique touch of class and style to a room. With so many different bedroom interior design styles available, it can take time to choose just one. Fortunately, wooden nightstands can quickly adapt to almost any decorating theme.

✅ A modern bedroom could benefit from an airy and sleek nightstand, while for a traditional style, opt for one with classic curved legs.

✅ If you prefer something with an edge, balance out the room's decoration with an industrial-style timber and metal stand, or go for a luxe vibe with a glamorous mirrored top.

✅ For farmhouse styling, look for a piece featuring rustic touches such as turned column legs or natural wood grain textures.

✅ With its timeless appeal and versatility, introducing the classic wood nightstand will always be in style regardless of your bedroom aesthetic.

Wooden nightstands are an essential bedroom furniture piece, not just for their functionality but also for the style they bring to a room. Wooden nightstands can enhance almost any style, whether you prefer a modern, glam, traditional, or farmhouse design aesthetic.

With varying sizes and shapes, you can easily find one to suit your decorating needs at Walker Furniture & Mattress. To see what other great wooden nightstand we have, shop online or visit one of our Nevada furniture stores near you today!

Why Trust Walker Furniture & Mattress?

Walker Furniture and Mattress has been providing incredible customer service and top furniture expertise to the Las Vegas area for over 67 years. This locally owned furniture store had humble beginnings as mattress builders in the Chicago area since the 1900’s which blossomed into a booming legacy of selling furniture and mattresses. in 1973, Deanne and Oscar Alterwitz purchased Walker Furniture from original owners, Ruth and George Walker.

Walker Furniture helps Las Vegas and Henderson home owners and renters find the best living room, dining, and bedroom furniture selections to complete their home. Complete with mattresses and patio or home office furniture, they invite you to see all that Walker Furniture has to offer for yourself!

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