Large windows with dark wood trim continue the Old World feel into the dining room. Because the walls and floors are so much lighter, the wood adds dimension to the space and draws the eye in towards the antique table.
This romantic, shabby chic dining room features a crystal chandelier hanging over a vintage dining room table. An antique white cabinet showcasing dishware and tea cups hangs on the wall, while a traditional wood buffet with candlesticks and other decor finishes off the look of the space.
Embroidered linen garnishes the windows in this French Country dining room. The chandelier is iron and the table is antique. Rough hewn wood ceiling beams add a rustic look. Red tapestry pillows and blue glassware bring in the colors of the French countryside.
A solid steel dining table with attached seats is designed to withstand anything the grandkids can throw at it. The custom-made light fixture above the breakfast room mixes rustic and industrial styles. Antique birdhouses add character to the wood-paneled walls.
This country style dining room features painted wood planked walls and ovular drop leaf dining table. The focal point of the room is a black AGA cooker surrounded by an ivory mantel frame decorated with antique pitchers and plates. A blue and white tiled wall with a country scene finishes off the nook.
Emily Henderson of HGTV's Secrets From a Stylist designed this small dining area with a thin table made from railroad ties and a contemporary metal base. A mixture of seating, two antique chairs and a distressed bench, bring in a rustic quality. Classic black and white toile wallpaper dresses one wall of the light gray country dining room.
There are good times to be had on this round patio.The outdoor dining and lounge area allows guests a space to enjoy the outdoors. Made of flagstone, it features lounge chairs, floor lamps, a stand-alone antique stove and a table with umbrella shade.
A dramatic chandelier by Nancy Corzine hangs above a solid walnut dining table by Jeff Newell of Newell Design Studio, bringing eye-catching elegance to the open-floor plan of the living space. The custom fixture showcases more than 25 individual lamps, while the custom Dessin Fournir chairs on an antique rug completes the dining ensemble.
This traditional kitchen features painted antique white glazed cabinets paired with cherry wood cabinets, as well as a small dining nook. An elegant crystal chandelier hangs over a round glass table, while black and white floral upholstered chairs finish the look of the space.
This dining room from designer Vanessa-DeLeon is flanked with column-framed arched doorways and accentuated with an eclectic mix of the formal and rustic to create a dramatic and unexpected look. Banquettes in black crushed velvet sit at both ends of the wooden dining table, while eight sturdy leather and antique gold barrel dining chairs make up the rest of the seating in the space.
A unique and antique-inspired chandelier hangs above a beautiful, custom-made wood dining table, creating a funky elegance. The tone-on-tone room (and room beyond) is enhanced by the presence of bright grasses and plants — substitute flowers of differing colors or fruit for a seasonal transformation.
This clean and bright modern dining room looks to its wood elements for the color in the space. The table and chairs have elements of craftsman and contemporary styles; the small, antique child's chair echoes the colorful nature of the cheery painting above. Crown molding adds a refined flair.
This open dining area was inspired by the diversity of heights, styles and colors of the Chicago buildings outside. Contemporary white-and-navy chairs encircle an antique table, while a metallic drum chandelier hangs above. The Indian-inspired artwork adds a flurry of color to the otherwise neutral space.
This shabby chic sitting area has its area defined by the rug and is made up of an elegant sofa and antique armchairs as well a gold and glass coffee table. Behind this cozy area is a wood paneled wall with a tall painted clock and a small dining area.
This dining room features neutral wood wall paneling paired with a red ceiling and matching French door. A round glass table with modern white chairs sits at the center with a metal chandelier overhead. Multicolored artwork, an antique record player and hardwood floors add finishing touches.
As seen on Love It or List It, this beautiful, dark stained farmhouse table is the center of attention in this dining room. The light color in the space is accented by the natural light coming in through the window bank, while the antique silver serving trays give the space a vintage feel.
This eclectic neutral dining room features white and gold patterned chairs with gold burnished wood trim, surrounding a walnut table with a colorful arrangement of natural elements and stylish candlesticks. A unique brass chandelier draws the eye to the focal point of the room, while antique-finished mirrors pair with a white and gold buffet table and vintage accessories to add visual interest to the opposite wall.
In this dining room, the light from a pair of chandeliers is captured in a huge eighteenth-century Italian mirror. The black Chinese cabinets tie into the black chairs and are in stark contrast to the light gray walls. A collection of antique candlesticks sit in the center of the table.