Previously void of color and pattern, the updated breakfast nook is packed with vibrant hues and graphic lines. The walls are painted navy blue and the windows are covered with red plaid curtains, which match the red Parson chairs.
In the formal dining room, windows were left uncovered to keep views on constant display and let in maximum natural light, a valuable commodity in the Pacific Northwest where the home is located. The homeowner's Chippendale dining chairs get zippy new personality with seats freshly upholstered in a navy blue graphic pattern.
Thin-frame dining chairs with faux leather upholstery in animal print balance a black distressed trestle-base table, defining the dining area in the open plan room. Custom navy velvet sofa and woven navy area rug define the family room area.
This wood dining room table is in a bright, yellow room with pops of red throughout. The contemporary wall mirror adds depth to this vibrant space. Navy cushions and place mats complete the room's primary color scheme.
To ensure that the homeowners could enjoy their dining room, regardless of being in a wheelchair or prosthetics, the designers had a dining table built custom. Navy slipper chairs provide chic, yet comfortable seating, while vibrant artwork completes the stunning aesthetic.
A large globe pendant hangs over the dining room table, a contemporary accent in a space otherwise brimming with craftsman character. Navy blue paint adorns the upper third of the room -- including the ceiling -- allowing the intricate woodwork to shine.
In this formal dining room, the walls (in Sherwin Williams Salty Dog) and ceiling (with Thibaut navy blue and white Cochin wallpaper) were dark. So for a lighter touch, designers used a whitewashed chandelier by Currey and a cerused oak dining table from Theodore Alexander.
This sophisticated, transitional dining room features a painted ceiling. A shade of navy blue 60 percent lighter than the wall color was used on the ceiling, which covers the room in rich color without drastically darkening it.
A classic navy-and-white color combination is taken to gorgeous new heights in this dining room. Blue wallpaper with an oversized floral pattern is a bold splash of pattern, tempered by the white lower half of the walls. To bring in more sophistication, the designer chose a dining set from Magnussen. Rug: Jill Zarin
Extra high board and batten paneling pairs with a navy blue wall to add visual height and a more open feel to this cheery dining room. Yellow metal chairs and an exaggerated orb pendant light are fun, whimsical touches.
A stone wall and rough-hewn ceiling beams add and Old World sensibility to this transitional dining room. The neutral palette is dressed up with colorful artwork and plush navy-blue dining chairs. Wine storage built in to the room makes choosing the right vintage for meals a snap.
From floor to ceiling, the entire dining room features rustic, exposed grain wood. Strong statement pieces, like a navy blue buffet, mirrored chandelier and even a simple bear portrait, are used to break up the wood. The comfortable dining room is made of a wood slab table, gray bench seats and slipcovered armchairs.
This fun dining room features green-blue textured wallpaper and a sconce on either side of a framed beach photograph. A black and white striped upholstered bench sits on one side of the white dining table, while a gold starburst chandelier hangs above. Round navy pillows add a finishing touch.
A traditional, wood square dining table sets the stage for this dining room design. Black walls lower the lighting for a dramatic atmosphere contrasting the bright, midcentury modern pendant light fixture. Blue velvet chairs add a pop of pastel color against the boldness of the walls. A pair of black balloon chairs blend into the surroundings.
Purple tufted bench chairs cap off the long wood table in this dining room. Along the sides, gold frames support the navy leather chairs. A light fixture hangs over the center of the table and projects design lighting onto the surrounding neutral walls, marble tile floor and white french doors.