Designer Troy Beasley adds vibrant pops of red, orange and blue to this streamlined, contemporary dining room. Neutral gray walls allow the colorful accents to shine.
Fresh Take on Traditional
Timeless damask wallpaper in graphic black and white tops paneled wainscoting for a classic-yet-fresh look. A black cut-glass chandelier adds romance while dreamy Tiffany blue is a sophisticated choice for the adjoining space. Design by Judith Balis.
Cozy Country Cottage
Saturated blue walls, leading to Rate My Space user Tetbury's dining room, perfectly pick up the colors in the family's collection of heirloom Staffordshire china.
Designer Genevieve Gorder creates a bright backdrop with a creamy tone-on-tone paint treatment. A modern, oversized drum pendant and traditional table and chairs painted charcoal gray give this dining room a modern twist.
Bubble-gum pink walls pair with apple-green fabrics for a playful yet sophisticated look in this sunny dining room designed by Sue Adams.
Warm and Family Friendly
Designer Angelo Surmelis creates a warm and inviting space for entertaining with a soft yellow paint color on both the walls and ceiling. Enlarged black-and-white family photos add graphic punch while a dark-stained table and upholstered chairs create an elegant and comfortable place to linger over a home-cooked meal.
Designer Troy Beasley opts for a pair of oversized, modern pendants to illuminate this lofty dining room filled with soft grays, warm tans and a fresh pop of pear green.
Cool blue walls and drapes create a soothing backdrop when contrasted with bright orange accents. Framed watercolors, in a riot of color and pattern, add extra punch to this space. Design by Christopher J. Grubb.
A vibrant yellow and blue color scheme gives this small dining room a sunny and almost tropical aspect. Design by Lori Dennis.
A Taste for the Exotic
Designer Angelo Surmelis brings Indian flair to this space with the addition of intricately carved and painted wood panels. He adds interest to the tabletop by layering plates, napkins and chargers in varying colors and patterns.