The foyer opens up to the dining room and living area, boasting beautiful, waterfront views. Dark wood flooring creates stunning contrast, tying the spaces together. A cantilevered staircase leads to the second floor.
An eclectic mix of furnishings and accessories juxtaposes against the traditional architecture of this Boston home. A graphic-patterned banquette pairs with a chunky black dining table and contemporary chrome dining chairs. Bold abstract art adds color to the space, while hardwood floors ground the room.
Gray Open Dining and Living Room With Breakfast Bar
This open-concept Tribeca apartment is the ultimate contemporary space, using black leather furniture, deep gray walls and a transitional dining area. The end result is a sleek, modern space fit for the ultimate city dweller.
Open Dining and Living Room With Views of Arizona Desert
The eclectic dining room combines a textured table and seagrass dining chairs with a pair of sleek square chandeliers. Stacked stone walls are paired with large picturesque windows overlooking stunning views of the Arizona desert and mountains.
A dining room and living room share space thanks to this open-concept floor plan. The spaces are tied together through a neutral palette with blue fabrics, accessories and artwork. French doors lead to a covered patio just outside.
The dining room and living area open up to each other to create a relaxed, family friendly space. A large round mirror bounces light around the room, reflecting the eclectic dining room style. A Lucite table is topped with pretty accessories for a sophisticated vignette.
Many of the rooms in this Hawaii residence feature walls that melt away, connecting the inside to the home's incredible surroundings. Here, the dining area opens up to the picturesque entrance walkway and pond.
This historic, Colonial home features more than 2,000 square feet of wide open floor plans, with the largest space being the living and dining room. The living room is outfitted with comfy, neutral furniture just steps away from the dining room. A long wooden table provides six guests with white, upholstered chairs.
This historic Alexandria home features an open main level with a combo living and dining room. White walls and neutral features include a painted brick accent wall, original hardwood flooring and a round, wooden dining table with neutral chairs.
This living and dining area achieves modern style while keeping it casual. The bird pattern on the lounge chair gives a fun nod to the world outside the large windows while the modern leather sofa and dining arrangement provide even more seating in the shared space.
Contemporary Open Plan Dining Room With Accent Walls
Two bold-colored accent walls create drama in this open dining and living room. Designer Candice Olson, host of HGTV's Divine Design, demonstrates how to tastefully use color in this space with bright blues and a jewel-tone magenta through accent walls, furniture upholstery and artwork.
Open, Contemporary Living Room With Central Dining Room
An open design and natural lighting keeps this living space inviting and connected while still allotting each room its own space. A central dining room features stainless steel chairs and an abstract black rug. A gray leather, tufted chair faces in to a living room with textured green and gray throw pillows and a grated black coffee table.
In this home remodel, designers widened the wall between the living room, the stairwell up from the lower level and the kitchen so that all areas would feel more unified and the chef would get to take part in the entertaining fun. A new cable-style railing for the stairs also keeps sightlines open.