Off the foyer is the formal dining room. Curved-backed chairs and a long wooden table are paired with an ornate chandelier and artwork. The ceiling features exposed brick, while the tile floor is grounded with a neutral area rug.
A drop ceiling adds a touch of texture to the neutral, open-plan kitchen, dining room and living room in this Cape Town, South Africa, home. Sleek lines in the kitchen are balanced by floral pendant light shades, curved-back dining chairs and the organic grain in the wood flooring.
This beautiful dining area by Shazalynn Cavin-Winfrey features ornate upholstered chairs and a modern chandelier. In the back corner of the room, an orange curved sofa draws out the orange flowers on the dining chairs' fabric.
Green backlighting illuminates a bottle display drawing the eye to the back wall of this dining space. Organized rows of bottles create a design on the black subway tile accent wall. Simple wood tables fill the dining floor. The matching chairs feature curved backs and light wicker seats.
While the view is spacious and an ever-changing source of entertainment, the furnishings address the comforts of the family. A curved sofa seats larger groups and has a custom curved bookcase that snugs into the back of it. A swivel side chair can be used for reading or easily rotated to gaze out at the view, and a large ottoman creates overflow seating.
This pingpong table is fit for adult play in a modern game room by Ginger Brewton, a Charleston, S.C., designer. No beanbags here. Instead, the seating includes mod Klismos chairs with curved backs. The room was in a Southeastern Designer Showhouse in Atlanta. The walls and ceiling are painted blue.
Enjoy plenty of light in this window-filled corner as you sit in the dark bamboo chair with blue and white cushion and upholstered back at this marble-topped desk with curved wooden legs. A dark hardwood floor and neutral textured rug further the calm color scheme.
Boule chandeliers glimmer against the Phillip Jeffries wallpaper in this sleek New York dining room. Curves dominate the space, found in the lighting, the round mirror and the soft curve of the chair backs. The sheen of the fabrics and wallcovering reflect the light that enters the space through massive steel-encased windows.
A curved, modular, button-tufted settee serves as a roomy banquette in this contemporary dining space. Striped fabric on the chair back and throw pillows is a nice visual tie-in, and a lampshade-style pendant is stylish and functional. A dark circular table provides good contrast against the light color scheme while complimenting the shape of the settee.
This sophisticated modern dining room is a cool mix of geometric shapes and textures. Exposed brick makes up the back wall. The metallic chandelier echoes the steel tubing on the ceiling. And the dining chairs swoop and curve beneath the wooden table.