An elegant dining room with a carved wood table and statement-making aged bronzed and crystal chandelier opens up to a cozy seating area in front of a fireplace. The elegant black and gold painted console on the right is an ideal solution for media storage.
Natural light is the key to ensuring the proper color values of each tone; however, when a white-on-white tablescape is lit artificially or with candlelight, each shade will be strongly influenced by bulbs or flames, causing the colors to read more warmly with yellow undertones.
Traditional Gray Dining Room With Cream Dining Table
A traditional, elegant look is created with the dining table and chairs, antique chandelier and classic candlesticks in this historic ranch dining room. The rich shade of gray on the walls adds depth to the space.
This classic dining room features all-over neutral tones paired with traditional white crown molding and a soft floral area rug. Ivory chairs with floral upholstery are positioned around a round dining table, while a candelabra chandelier hangs above. A built-in hutch provides space for dining room decor.
Light blue and gentle green provide contrast to the antique wooden furniture in this dining room. All colors are pulled together in a multicolor landscape painting that makes a strong statement in the traditional design style.
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.
Traditional Neutral Dining Room with Country Table
This bright white county dining set commands the space in this traditional dining room. Transom windows help brighten this inviting room done in neutral tones. The space features white wood bar stools, espresso wood floors, French doors and a copper-toned chandelier.
Traditional, Coastal Great Room with Custom Dining Table
Hues of aqua, coral and sand tie this wide open, traditional great room to its coastal setting, while broad windows usher in loads of natural light and literally bring the outdoors in. The two-story central space delineates the dining area while giving the entire living-dining-kitchen area an open, airy feel. An oversized dining table and lounge-style seating encourages lingering over the table for relaxing, leisurely conversation.