I like this staggered wood console. Open shelf for a sound bar. Thick metal plate down the center to hide cords. Uneven wood surface, shouldn't be too hard to whip up a shorter version.
Make Something Special with Old Shipping Pallets
Give a look at this excellent creation of the media table TV stand furniture design where the superb use of the wood pallet is the main attraction of the whole creation project. This furniture design is added with the shelving variations that looks so classy on the whole artwork patterns.