If you're searching for a traditional look but want still want a decorative factor that pops, a lantern chandelier is a great choice. While it hangs vertically just like a traditional chandelier, the lighting is usually surrounded by a material frame. They also come in a variety of sizes, so a lantern chandelier can be the perfect addition to a small dining room.
With sustainability initiatives at the forefront of homeowners' intellects, it's no wonder increasing numbers of people are turning to DIY options for d?cor items and repurposing old for new. Little or nothing creates conversation quite like an item you made yourself!
A dark, small space with a minimal ceiling might appear an unlikely contender for an effective dining room structure, but just look at this wonderful design. An all-over whitewash of wall space, ceiling and floor has a modernising result, making a dark space light and creating the feel of your gallery or exhibition space. The white backdrop throws everything in the area into sharp pain relief: artwork, bench, antique chair and farmhouse desk, but it is the pops of red (artwork, lampshade, stand) that are the final ingredient of this successful scheme one that manages to be more than the sum of its parts.
If another room properties your dining furniture, design with the whole space in mind. This living area and dining zone share the same overall decorating structure. Stripped and colored floor coverings and whitewashed walls build a coherent, easy-on-the-eye feel. Matching dining and coffee desks keep things co-ordinated between the zones, while a rug demarcates the living area; the circular form of the tabletop the dining area.
If you want the idea of a dining area but don't believe you have space for a passionate area, don't miss our small dining room design suggestions to help you make the almost all of the area you have that can be played with.