Antiques are trend-proof. While antique pieces are less likely to be super trendy they are also less likely to ever be completely untrendy. If you buy a piece with beautiful lines, curves, and construction it is unlikely to offend even the trendiest of trendoids.
… and made by hand. If it has lasted this long it will likely withstand the daily grind of modern life. Of course, antiques can break and they do carry their own set of rules for maintenance and cleaning. But a table that has lasted through 200 year’s worth of meals is probably pretty well made. Moreover, scuffs and imperfections are often celebrated in antique furniture, not dreaded.