In the dining room, the homeowners needed a space that could accommodate their many friends, so designers installed a bench seat that could do just that. The wraparound bench is upholstered in comfortable materials and accented with colorful pillows, while modern chairs provide additional seating. The word art on the wall is perfect for a kitchen, creating a double meaning, while the modern light fixture finishes off the space.
Large windows allow the sky line of the city to serve as a backdrop for this cozy and intimate dining space. Dim lighting gives a shadowy finish over the red cobblestone floor. White upholstered benches compliment the white framing the windows while a low black table matches the dark ceiling.
This gray and white upholstered bench provides stylish seating at this stone dining table. The bench, although sticking with the neutral color palette, breaks up the otherwise rustic, natural materials used in this dining space.
To give the HGTV Dream Home 2015 dining table a cozier look, a plush bench sits in for traditional wooden chairs. “We did a banquette that’s upholstered, which could accommodate three children and even three adults,” says interior designer Linda Woodrum.
A mix of styles, patterns, art and natural pieces adorn this eclectic dining room from designer Julia Buckingham Edelman. The upholstered bench in a black and white pattern is an eye-catching highlight of the dining room.
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.
The orange and red color palette used in this dining room is great for promoting appetite and lively dinner conversation. A streamlined Italian wood bench paired with red upholstered chairs allows for space-efficient seating in the compact room. For larger dinner parties, the dining table flips and expands out to double the size.
This breakfast room features a custom banquette and table. The table is made with a terrazzo top and hammered nickel base and the banquette is upholstered in rich red leather. The Josef Frank fabric of the Roman shade ties together the banquette and the lapis-and-coral beaded chandelier
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.
A purple bench extends up into a tufted, upholstered headboard for a cozy and intriguing design element in this stylish dining room. Modern black leather chairs surround the remainder of the table allowing the alternating black and white pattern in the glass to stand out. A large hooded pendant light and a neon sign finish the space and add decorative lighting.
This restaurant is contemporary and modern, clad in wood and earth tones. Large windows open up the space, which is important when darker colors and materials are used. Built-in booths on both walls plus leather upholstered chairs create a cozy environment, key in making diners comfortable during log meals.
Just off the kitchen, this quaint breakfast nook has room for the whole family. A tufted banquette bench and two neutral, upholstered dining chairs surround a round, glass dining table for a casual place to gather. A shimmery dome pendant light and a simple, modern clock complete the stylish, minimal look.
There will not be a shortage of conversation around this fabulous dining table. From fun colors to exquisite details this room carries a theme all it's own and does it amazingly. This eclectic dining room features blue walls, traditional white arm chairs upholstered in turquoise blue and white stripes, and a round glass top dining table with orange legs. An upholstered bench with orange pillows and a large multi-sided mirror add to the room.
White beams create a decorate ceiling over this stylish dining room. Open floor space surrounding the dining set up gives a spacious feel to the room accented by the sliding glass doors opening out to the expansive outdoor view. One side of the wood table is fixed with bench seating while upholstered gray chairs cover the remaining sides.