40 Wonderful Dining Room Design Ideas


The dining area is where your family members or buddies, to dine or eat together. For today we put together a collection of 40 gorgeous dining room design ideas that are going to give you inspiration .In these collections of dining rooms are so many options to consider when choosing room decor it might seem overwhelming. Several factors should come into play initially as you begin to plan the room. These factors are style, color and function from contemporary to classical.

A round table allows everyone to better interact and to feel closer together

The dining room is mostly functional, because it’s the place where you enjoy the dinner with your family and friends. But this doesn’t mean it can’t look good too. And here are some ideas, actually 40 ideas that might inspire you the next time when you decide to redecorate your dining room.

Lighting is important so a beautiful chandelier would completely change the atmosphere

Flowers make lovely decorations for a dining table and they can also be romantic

A small table placed in a corner gives you intimacy and more privacy

Benches are very comfortable so use them along with the chairs

A modern dining room is usually simple but still visually interesting

Place the dining table close to the window so that the views can be admired

Artwork makes wonderful focal points in a dining area

An arched ceiling is always impressive, especially when the decor is also unique

In an open plan dining area, maintain a cohesive décor throughout

Be creative and make furniture from repurposed or recycled materials

A more colorful décor with diverse patterns is often dynamic

A dining table with a transparent glass top is elegant regardless of the style

The chairs are important décor elements so choose a bold design for a unique look

A large, separate dining room usually has a formal atmosphere

Make the dining area feel more intimate by placing it in a corner or at the end of a hallway

Create symmetry by matching the shapes of the accessories

When placed near the window, the dining area becomes bright and airy

A long dining table is more formal and suitable for family reunions and special occasions

Oversized artwork or mirrors make wonderful accessories for the dining room

Warm, subtle lighting creates an inviting and pleasant atmosphere

A minimalist, black and white décor usually needs a touch of color for contrast

To create distinction between the areas in an open plan, raise the dining space on a platform

For a romantic atmosphere choose red accents and subtle lighting

Mirrored walls create the impression of a larger space

Bold accessories can allow you to visually differentiate the zones

Combine bold colors and finishes for a glamorous look

Curtains always make a space feel more elegant, inviting and intimate

Mark the dining area with a bold-colored accent wall

Subtle differences in floor level and semi-transparent room dividers are also nice options

If you have the same, integrate a small dining area in the kitchen

For an elegant and airy décor, choose a table with a glass top

The small space adjacent to the staircase wall is wonderful for a dining area

A white décor with black furniture is simple but also dramatic

Match the furniture with the décor and the accessories with the artwork

For a pleasant dining experience, make sure the chairs are comfortable

Even though less practical, a dining table could replace the coffee table in the living room

The backrests of the chairs continue the curvaceous line of the table

Wooden furniture and rich accessories are typical to traditional decors

The views are an important part of any décor so use them in your favor

There are many different styles presented here, some are more vintage and other more modern. I’m sure it has to be something that you like between all these examples.There are many elegant and beautiful designs, but there are also some fun and colorful ones. So analyze them carefully and choose the one you like. And since there are so many of them, you’ll probably have to make a list of all the elements you like and than combine them to create a personalized and original design.

Published by in Best Of, on June 2nd, 2010


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