A lowboy is a low chest or table with drawers and short legs.
According to Wikipedia, “A lowboy is an American collectors term for one type of dressing table, or vanity. It is a small table with one or two rows of drawers, so called in contradistinction to the tallboy or highboy chest of drawers.”
Lowboys make for great dressing tables and provide a touch of extra storage – and who doesn’t need that?
Here are a few examples of lowboys:
As you can see from the examples above, lowboys are very versatile pieces of furniture. Use them as nightstands, dressers, side tables, or dressing tables – the options are a plenty!
You probably already have some variation of a lowboy in your space. Do you? Did you know it is referred to as a lowboy?
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