Knotty pine paneling is original to this cottage's living and dining space and was kept natural to maintain the modern country feel. The natural wood provides a backdrop to the owner's colorful artwork depicting a jazz club scene.
Eclectic Dining Room With Black and White Striped Bench Seat
This fun dining room features a white midcentury modern table paired with brown leather chairs and a gold starburst chandelier overhead. Green-blue textured wallpaper provides an accent wall for a black and white striped upholstered bench seat, while a framed beach photograph hangs above.
An all-white breakfast nook, accented with shades of blue, is an inviting place to dine with friends and family. An L-shaped, built-in banquette and four cushioned, metal chairs offer casual and comfortable seating.
An enlarged photo of pool water makes up this diptych, serving as a unique piece of framed art which fits the contemporary coastal theme of this dining room. The espresso-stained wood buffet table creates a nice contrast with the bright white walls and complements the various hues of blue.
This stylish neutral dining room features ivory armchairs positioned around a dining table and three glass pendant lights that hang from a tray ceiling. Hardwood floors and a brown leather bench lead the way to the space, while large windows offer a view of the picturesque Aspen mountainside.
Simply Elegant Country Dining Room With Large Wood China Cabinet, Long Dining Table and Beaded Chandelier
The large dining table was custom created by furniture designer Clint Harp. Hardwood floor and wood furniture compliments the country ranch style of the home. A dramatic chandelier features a beaded texture and pulls out the lighter tone of the table coloring. A light shade of blue on the walls adds subtle color without overpowering the room.
Hosts of Buying and Selling, Jonathan and Drew Scott, have removed the walls that closed off the Horsman house and have made the space open and inviting. Now, there is a clear sightline from the kitchen through the living room, allowing the Horsmans to keep an eye on their kids from anywhere on the first floor.
The dining room is illuminated with a dark metal chandelier and staged with bright, comfortable chairs and a dining table set with blue plates and French Country accessories and greenery. The new French doors open to the backyard and offer additional natural light. A magnolia wreath hangs above a sideboard displaying two lamps and white serving dishes.
Decorative Gold Light Fixture Over Wood Dining Table and Midcentury Modern Black Dining Chairs
A bright gold light fixture is the focal point of this stylish dining room design. The dining table features a light, natural wood finish complimenting the neutral, beige tone of the walls and patterned rug. Black upholstered chairs create a nice color contrast without overpowering the design.
Breakfast Nook: Cape Cod Estate on Buzzards Bay in Dartmouth, Mass.
Blue and white give this breakfast nook a big personality. Nautical touches—lobster pillows and sailboat decor—fit right in with the waterfront surroundings. A glass-top table and upholstered banquette strike a polished note in the casual dining space.
Crafted in hammered bronze, adorned with gold flake and Murano style mouth blown glass details, the chandelier holds eight golden candelabras. At the ends of sprawling ruby red ribboned arms, clear, glass covered builds flicker above the table below. A Moroccan-inspired Siamese chaise rests elegantly in the corner.
Artistic Midcentury Modern Dining Room With Wallpaper Plate Wall and Tall-Back Head Dining Chair
A charcoal gray pattern wallpaper creates depth in this dining room design and allows the decorative white plates to pop. A long light fixture with crystal fringe runs parallel to the wood dining table. A high-back neutral chair at the head of the table faces the curtain-covered sliding glass door.
To keep the mood light and airy in this townhouse, designers used a simple approach with pops of color including pink, yellow and light blue. In the dining area, a round white dining table pairs with blue patterned chairs and a bench. Artwork with grasshoppers and a floral pendant light are the stylish finishing touches.
Craftsman Dining Room With French Country Furnishings
Tall wainscoting provides a Craftsman touch with a vintage look to a dining room in a new-construction home. French country furnishings add to the comfortable, time-worn look, while a contemporary light fixture balances the overall look.
Paintings by John Hundt provide a punch of color on the white walls of this modern dining room and speak to the converted firehouse's industrial past. Built-in shelves are painted the same white as the walls for a streamlined, contemporary look.