You cannot adapt that cozy and standard sitting if you lack a central table which is mostly a coffee table. This mid side table not only supports your beverage mugs but also makes your hands free to make a good use of them in your gossips and conversations. So you may call it a conversation starter too. If you are in condition to afford those industrial models of coffee tables then why not you are making them with pallets, which is a much cheaper way to get sturdy furniture.
Here is the perfect example for you about how to do it, check this DIY pallet coffee table with hairpin metal legs, would not it be super cool addition to your living room or patio? A complete hand-sanded pallets have been made sit beautifully on 4 hairpin metal legs to form a mid century inspired shape of table. This DIY pallet idea for a table is totally zero in cost as we have recycled scrap metal and wood from home.