Updating a wooden dining set
A clutch of chairs normally found in a living room, including two English wing chairs, amps up this room’s style.Canvas upholstery unites the mismatched vintage chairs.Painted lantern sconces and a sleek, four-arm, unlacquered brass chandelier play off the casual mood established by the sweet/tart color scheme. Wall paint: Young Wheat; Play with furniture styles to achieve a personalized look. These red lacquer bamboo-style side chairs add a bold punch of color that coordinates with the cabinet interiors of this space.Simple details like the finish of your linens help set the tone of your dining space."To give Country French my minimalist spin, I avoid the expected ruffles and plaids and keep it about the painted antiques and white linens," says homeowner and designer Regina Lynch.She, along with designer Destiny Lynch (who also happens to be Regina's daughter) came together to create this "less-is more" style. Designer Matthew Bees used the nook below the stairs of this Charleston loft to create the perfect space.The addition of a small chandelier ties the nook together.
Tour this Georgia Row House Natural lighting makes a dining room magnetic.Dining rooms can easily be made into multiuse spaces.A large dining table work surface makes this room a perfect place to double as the homeowner’s design office.It not only adds seating, but the space beneath the seat can also be used for storage.Using the same upholstery fabric helps tie together the mixed seating in this space.