Choosing A Dinning Table Tips

There are as many dining tables on the market as there are decorating tastes.

Design: Although it can be unfair to pair traditional chairs with a contemporary table, and vice versa, try to find pieces that share a common design element. If the table has a sinuous cabriole leg, look for a chair with the same line in the leg or back, or choose upholstery with swirls on it. If the table is square or rectangular, look for chairs with a square or rectangular seat but a dining table set with curvy edges and quadrilateral corners include additional sophistication to the style. A round table that’s big enough to seat 10 probably won’t fit in your dining room, and opposing guests will be so far away it will defeat the whole purpose of buying a round table.

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How to Fit a Dining Room Into a Small Space

A space can definitely limit the types of parties you host (it might not be a great idea to have a kegger in your studio apartment), it shouldn’t keep you from inviting smaller groups of friends over for a dinner party. Here are 5 ways to make room for a dining table, even if you have a small living space and live in a few hundred square feet.

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Add colours to a dining room

Yellow dining room

Mustard yellow makes a dramatic backdrop in this dining room. Positioning a trio of oversized drum shades low over the dining table gives off a spotlight effect, while the shades and furniture are kept in a neutral charcoal colour, creating a pleasing contrast.

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