There are very few multi-purpose pieces of furniture of furniture like this one in the world of decor. The simple round shape with the edges carved in the symmetrical motifs makes this a decor worthy piece. You can create a number of looks with this trivet. A pair of these pieces can be used on either side of your main living room couch to hold a vase or a lamp. You can also use this as a wall decor. One can place four of these in a straight and neat line along the side of a shelf or the foyer with a lamp below, so that there is an interesting conversation piece lined up for you and your guests.