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The Kitchen Table: A Symbol of Food, Family, and Good Times

The Kitchen Table: A Symbol of Food, Family, and Good Times


The kitchen table is often the heart of the house. From memorable meals shared with family members to game nights, crafts, and conversations over a bottle of wine, having an epicenter to your home with good lighting, a centralized location, and the right mood is crucial for making a house a true home. You’ll want a table that’s all your own, and speaks to your personality as much as it does to your design sensibilities. Pick up some tips on how to choose and decorate a contemporary kitchen table, and you’ll be well on your way to perfecting the beloved spot in your house that draws family and friends to its warmth.


Romantic Style Dining Room Furniture

Romantic Style Dining Room Furniture

Romantic Style Dining Room Furniture – Romance is in and not just because spring is coming and love is in the air. No, romance is one of the everlasting trends when it comes to dining room trends.

The first thing you need to keep in mind is the size of the dining room. It can be very easy to start shopping for dining room tables, fall in love with one, bring it home and find out that it is the wrong size for your room. Whether too large or too small, either of these can make the whole room look off. Instead, before you go shopping you need to take some measurements.

Bring The Art In Your Kitchen Design

Bring The Art In Your Kitchen Design

Bring The Art In Your Kitchen Design – Kitchen design has changed over the last decade or so, and there’s far more stock placed on how we work. The idea of assessing how humans work in certain spaces is being used to create ideal kitchens. The kitchen is the very definition of the active working space.

It’s important to think of the kitchen as a zone and what is central to that is the island. People don’t eat or operate the way they used to, the island offers an area to sit or stand as we lunch and it provides a more casual atmosphere. That is far more relevant to the world today than the formal atmosphere of a dining room, but still keeping families eating together.

Big Kitchen Trends In 2016

Big Kitchen Trends In 2016

Big Kitchen Trends In 2016 – Brass and copper are favored as of late as opposed to chrome and stainless finishes. A wonderful reason to incorporate a classic, copper hood over the range among other elements. These warm metal tones are welcoming and beautiful. In addition, tones close to iron are making a comeback. Expect to see these tones not only in accents, but also large appliances as well.

Natural materials for eco-friendly kitchen

Not only are natural and neutral colors perfect for the kitchen, but they are awesome all over the home. Wood in natural beams and decorative elements as well as brick in fireplaces and walls are rustic and natural, and look phenomenal.

 

Outdoor Dining With Luxurious Decor

Outdoor Dining With Luxurious Decor

Outdoor Dining With Luxurious Decor – Outdoor dining is generally popular for a few weeks early in the summer when people are excited to get out of the house after a far-too-long cold weather. However, after getting tired of cheap plastic furniture and sitting on blankets over rough grass, many retreat to the comforts of their indoor kitchens and luxurious dining rooms. When you create an outdoor dining space, however, you are crafting a place that’s every bit as comfortable as the indoors, with the benefits of natural light and fresh air that only the outdoors can provide.

The key to making an outdoor dining room work is to emphasize the parts of indoor dining you love (the comfort of the chairs, the large table space, the nice dishes, etc).