An eclectic breakfast nook is decorated with colorful pillows in red, yellow, black, and white patterns. An ornate dining table and large metallic wall art provide the focal point of the room while yellow florals and accessories add to the pops of color in the throw pillows. A simple patterned tea set signals guests to relax and enjoy the space.
When setting up your mobile Christmas tree in a formal dining room, why not use elements from your place settings as tree decor? This traditional dining room was given an unexpected look with ornaments made from flatware in gold and silver tones.
Bold Dining Room Entry With Custom Artwork and Arched Doorway
A local artist was commissioned to create a dramatic floral entry to the dining room. An arched doorway leads the way to the dining room, which shows off the room's floral upholstered chairs, red curtains and neutral tile floors.
Contemporary Dining Room With Dramatic Chandelier and Red Accent Wall
This contemporary dining room features a bold accent wall and dramatic glass chandelier. The ceiling is curved to match the archways on either side of the room, while a marble floor design adds an artistic touch. Brown leather dining chairs with neutral patterned upholstery are positioned around the table.
Dining Room: Farley Garrison House in Gilmanton, N.H.
The first-floor garrison room currently serves as an elegant dining room with its own fireplace and original, never-painted paneling and hard-pine flooring. Originally built in 1665 in Billerica, Mass., this Pilgrim-era saltbox garrison home is believed to be one of the oldest homes in the country. It was dismantled and reconstructed board-by-board in Gilmanton, N.H.
Red and Silver Accents in Contemporary Dining Room
A bright, cherry red accent wall is balanced by a red area rug in this contemporary dining room. Mercury glass lamps atop a richly grained console table complement the metallic plant pedestal and the nailhead trim on the dining chairs.
Traditional white walls are paired with clean lines and mid-century modern furniture in this dining space. The red outlined tile leads to the comfy globe chair near the dining table with mismatched blue and white chairs.
Colonial Revival Dining Room With Ornate Fireplace
A pair of upholstered armchairs flank an ornate fireplace in this formal dining room. Above the mantel, a 17th century portrait commands attention. A beautiful bend of red-patterned wallpaper and traditional molding is full of character and Colonial charm.