When setting up your mobile Christmas tree in a formal dining room, why not use elements from your place settings as tree decor? This traditional dining room was given an unexpected look with ornaments made from flatware in gold and silver tones.
Traditional Dining Room With Metallic Tray Ceiling
This bold dining room features vibrant red accents paired with an oval dining table and plush neutral tufted armchairs. A traditional candelabra chandelier hangs from a metallic tray ceiling, while a bay window allows natural light to illuminate the space.
Dining Room: Farley Garrison House in Gilmanton, N.H.
The first-floor garrison room currently serves as an elegant dining room with its own fireplace and original, never-painted paneling and hard-pine flooring. Originally built in 1665 in Billerica, Mass., this Pilgrim-era saltbox garrison home is believed to be one of the oldest homes in the country. It was dismantled and reconstructed board-by-board in Gilmanton, N.H.
Bold Dining Room Entry With Custom Artwork and Arched Doorway
A local artist was commissioned to create a dramatic floral entry to the dining room. An arched doorway leads the way to the dining room, which shows off the room's floral upholstered chairs, red curtains and neutral tile floors.
Cozy Banquette Breakfast Nook From Sarah Sees Potential
As seen on season 1 of Sarah Sees Potential, Sarah nestled a cozy breakfast nook into a corner of this home's contemporary kitchen. Situated next to a bright bay window, the nook features banquette seating, a marble table top and plush pillows in complementary pops of red and white.
To showcase the collection of teacups the family has accumulated, the back of the bench has been fashioned as a cabinet. These cabinets close securely in keep the family's two pets from accidentally decommissioning any of the pieces.
An antique brass chandelier hangs above the dining table with Windsor chairs. The wallpaper and floor-to-ceiling curtains, along with the collections of blue toile plates, give this dining room a romantic, vintage feel.
Traditional Dining Room With Casual Wicker Seating
This traditional dining room features a silver-themed table setting, a dining table in rich wood tones and casual wicker seating. The formal chandelier adds a touch of elegance to the space, while the red-patterned wallpaper, wood hutch and area rug bring warmth to the room.
Rich, Wood Formal Dining Room With Large Bay Window, Oval Dining Table and Diamond Pattern Seat Cushioned Dining Chairs
Wood fixtures and red walls create a warm and rich atmosphere perfect for formal dining. An oval wood dining table is surrounded with wood dining chairs with seat cushions upholstered with a red and gold diamond pattern. A large bay window brings in natural light to even out the heavy, rich design.
Red and White Traditional Breakfast Nook With Banquette
The colors and patterns take this traditional breakfast nook in a decidedly contemporary direction. Red gives vibrant punch to the banquette and table. Drawers beneath the bench provide handy hidden storage.
A brownstone dining table and unexpected candle chandelier anchor this dining space's sleek design. The gray floor-to-ceiling fireplace surround features lighted contemporary art while surrounding red walls provide lots of color in the room.