Blue crushed velvet dining chairs add sumptuous elegance and a classic look to this dining room. A braided jute area rug introduces a natural element to balance traditional formal features, like the dark-stained dining table and hand-carved accent chairs. The French country chandelier brings a contrasting charm and grace to the contemporary architecture of the room.
The light-filled dining room, one of the home's formal rooms, boasts a barrel vaulted ceiling and a fireplace. A traditional wood dining table, an elegant chandelier and classy dining chairs complete the sophisticated look.
A brass and glass Lindsey Adelman chandelier is the crowning achievement in this stunning dining room that also includes a striped fabric wall covering, green mohair chairs and a gorgeous custom dining table by FLO Design Studio. The walnut wood slat ceiling was engineered to hide every nail used.
In favor of an open concept design, homeowners elected not to have walls separating their common spaces. To take advantage of the openness and create bright, elegant spaces, French doors were installed to let in plenty of natural light. The light can be controlled by airy curtains that add privacy and soften the space.
This sleek and simple contemporary dining room with blonde wood floors was designed by Stacey Cohen, a contestant on HGTV Design Star season 5. Stacey specializes in green residential and commercial design and describes her design style as "clean lines and modern principles."
Julie Khuu, an interior designer from Santa Ana, Calif., joined the cast of HGTV Design Star for season five. This dining room is one of the designs that landed her a spot on the show. Black leather chairs, dark wood floors and a dark wood table with elegant place settings create a striking look in this creamy modern dining room.
The homeowner loves her vintage platters so designers hung them on the wall to be enjoyed year round. They also had custom, scalloped window valances made to add texture, pattern and warmth to the design.
A pendant chandelier creates a bright focal point above the table in this stylish dining room. Patterned curtains and a gray area rug break up the solid white walls and hardwood flooring. Neutral upholstered chairs feature a nailhead trim and attractive traditional look.
A sleek buffet with metallic doors not only adds much-needed storage, but also brings in a note of glam. The oval dining table is surrounded by classic chairs with nailhead trim. Window treatments in earthy blues and greens mimics the shades of the abstract art.
This light and bright dining room features neutral upholstered dining chairs positioned around a wood table. A metal chandelier hangs above, while exposed beam vaulted ceilings give the room an open look.