This publishing devoted to the dining table choosing and attributes therefor can be interesting for all homeowners, who have an opportunity to transform a whole room into the dining room, or to find some space in the living room in order to organize dining area. Big album of the interior designs of living rooms, dining rooms, kitchens, and even home libraries offers a wide range of this furniture item important for every family member.
If you have a separate room in order to organize dining area, so then the choice of a table is of key importance in planning the interior design of dining room for meals, chats, and organization of parties and entertainments. The table will be a coordinating center, around which the concept of the dining room interior or a room with an isolated dining area will be built. And there will be chairs around the table, auxiliary furniture, and home decoration, cupboards, shelves, commodes, and only then walls, floor, and ceiling. If we move in this direction, when designing dining room area, we will achieve the successful design of the room interior, where it will be pleasant to have dinner or supper not only for all family members but your relatives and friends.
Let us study actual examples, what kind of tables exist, what they are made of, for what kind of stylistic trends they are designed for and how they can be grouped with the rest furnishing of the room.
Round and D-end Dining Tables
In case, if your dining room or space in the living room, you have isolated for the organization of dining area, has a form of square, circle, semi-circle, or ellipse, it will be reasonable to purchase a model in form of circle as a dining table. Dining table of 1 m in diameter is considered to be a standard for the family consisting of four members.
The picture shows the dining area, which is a part of a large living room and separated only by means of square carpet. Stylistic of decoration and color scheme of the dining room with round table made of wood corresponds to the general furnishing of the living room interior.
It is not unreasonable to assume, that in the dining room, combining the library functions, a table is round as a symbol of gathering not only to have meals but have a talk, to discuss urgent problems and achievements. Solid wood, the dining group is made of, also refers to the library premises, completed with furniture made of wood.
Undoubtedly, more family members and guests can sit around d-end or round table, rather than around their quadrate brothers. In apartments and homeownership, where are small children, rounded forms of furnishing prevail and do not need special protection for angles and slopes.
In the small eclectic room, which combines the function of dining room, recreational and communication space, it is possible to place such a small round table on one steady foot. The table made of plastic is universal due to its structure and color scheme; it can naturally complement almost any interior.
This dining area in warm pleasant colors of natural origin has one more functional significance, in other words, a function of wine testing hall. All relevant attributes, including a refrigerator for wine, are in the cupboard, which is a partition for the neighboring premises.
When placing dining table not in the center of the room, but against the wall, it should be remembered, that there shall be a sufficient distance between table and wall surface or door, at least, a half of meter.
Dining room, located in the bay window, with round table and suitable chairs made of wood, is decorated in the Provence style with natural color gamma in beige colors.
And this original dining room gravitates to the Moroccan style of interior with its multilayers, neutral palette of finishing and rich decorative components. Round dining table with black armchairs with the leather upholstery naturally completed the furnishing of the European room.
Tables with the Tops made of Glass or Mirror
In order to add some luxury or brilliancy to the area of dining or living room, you can use dining table with the tops made of glass or mirrored, laminated or silk finish of the material. When choosing the table or just a top therefore, you should make sure, that edges and angles (if any) of glass material are finished well, especially, this concerns houses, where small children live.
Wide and light room, which is also a library, harmoniously accepted the dining group of dark colors. Carved chairs made of wood with soft upholstered seats together with the dining table with the top made of glass created a luxury ensemble for eight people.
When you have such an unusual table with an original design, do not even worry about the nontrivial furnishing of the dining room. Design solution of the dining group will compel attention, and neutral upholstery of the room furniture will be an excellent background therefor.
Put the top made of glass on the ordinary table and you will see, how both your central object and dining ensemble will be transfigured. Particularly, this concerns the premises, where glass is used as panels in the cupboard doors, display cabinets, or interior doors.
Original dining group made of dark wood with a large table, the tabletop of which is made of glass, undoubtedly, is worth to be the focus of attention. All auxiliary furniture of the room is made of the same natural material as the dining ensemble and creates a harmonious interior with nontrivial visual appearance and pleasant, warm atmosphere.
Mirrored table in the form of octangle is not the only unique furniture item or decorative component in this eclectic living room. Natural color shades and motives in the interior finishing and choose of decorative components created incredibly individualized, unique interior, where luxury and wealth met usability and comfort.
Table for the Interiors in Classicism, Baroque, Rococo
Living and dining room with traditional furnishing requires a suitable table, firm, solid, of considerable dimensions, but at the same time elegant. For sure, solid wood or its veneer variation is a favorite among the materials for manufacturing classical tables.
The contrasting interior of classic dining room supposes a harmonious combination of color shades of dark species of wood and soft, neutral palette of the furniture upholstery, textiles, and interior finishing. Sparkling, mirrored surfaces add the interior glamor and charming luxury.
Here is one more example of the classical table made of dark wood and chairs thereto, the frame of which is made of analogs material. Use of the combination of chairs and armchairs of various colors, texture, and models introduces into the dining room interior some relaxation of the furniture severity, element of richness and individuality.
Planning to create a dining room, it is important to bear in mind to have two exits from the room, namely, into the kitchen and living room or general corridor, to the steps. If there are 1,5-2 m between the kitchen work area and dining room, then this distance can be advantageous for comfort stay in both areas.
You can hardly find such monochrome interior of the dining room with black wallpapers. The fact is, that incredibly beautiful carved dining table simply requires worthful environment, for example, chairs made of wood with ornate carving and contrasting upholstery, black and white interior finishing and colors of carpets, and, of course, luxury ceiling lamps, and decorative components with the majority of brilliant details.
Country Table for Modern Dining Area
Table made of wood unpainted but finished, lacquered, sometimes in a blatantly negligent manner with shades of brutality in finishing became a real hit in the organization of dining area in a modern interior. Living, dining, and any other room, where dining group will be, decorated in modern stylistic, can combine in its interior not only elements of country, modernist style, minimalism, but also loft style and eclectic. It should be mentioned, that a table made of wood does not always mean a need to have chairs of the same material, modern stylistic allows using plastic, steel, and combination within one design project.
Table made of wood with the chairs made of analogous species of wood with convenient soft leather seats became a center of attention in this a little bit decadent style.
And here is an example of a dining table made of light-colored wood, which sets the tone of the entire living room interior in warm, beige colors.
Ordinary square dining table of the design suitable for having meals made of bleached-out wood perfectly promoted Provence motive in this light kitchen-dining room.
This is one more example of the dining room in the Provence style, but this time the table is rectangular, allowing to invite eight family members or their guests.
It should come as no surprise, that homeowners, who can afford to turn a separate room into dining room, would like to use available space reasonably and to occupy, at least, the room walls with book stacks. As a result, we obtain the mean of library and dining room, that can be used as a study, as and when needed.
If you want to reconstruct in your dining room some design similar to the furnishings with masonry construction, ceiling beam made of wood, fireplace, and candles, peculiar to the medieval castle, you will need to buy a big carved table made of wood. Set chairs around the ancient masterpiece, as comfortable as armchairs, hang a luxury ceiling lamp above the dining table with plenty of hanging details and bulbs, imitating candles, and you will see the contemporary medieval dining room.
The country table is not always installed in the dining or living room, designed in one or another tendency of country style, modern style of interior blends with the furniture made of natural materials.
It is amazing, but a table made of wood of the simplest design became a focus of attention in the modern dining-living room with the contrasting black-and-white interior; perhaps, this is due to the fact, that the dining table is the only furniture item, full of the warmth of natural material.
And in this eclectic dining room, a table made of wood with benches and chairs made by Eames became a basis for the concept to combine natural materials and modern household items and ways of the interior finishing.
Aiming for Minimalism in Dining Area
Current trends in the organization both individual and functional areas more and more aim for minimalism, simplicity, and laconism, appreciating simple designs, regular shapes, and lines, neutrality of color palette and presence of unusual, designers’ decorative components, which, for sure, are useful and have a certain composite function.
Here is the very simplicity, practicality, and aiming for big premises, that are peculiar to the minimalism more than any other style in the interior. Dining room of the incredibly simple design together with the chairs made of plastic and seat built-in niche created severe and laconic dining group.
Simple in construction and design dining table, by the way, can place ten people, who will seat in comfortable chairs-armchairs, occupying a large area. A dark gray palette of the dining group matches the kitchen area, and the entire room looks very organic and well-balanced.
Simple in construction light dining table is located in the dining room with book stack. The dark gray shade of the room finishing serves as an excellent background for light-colored wood of the dining table and whiteness of chairs of the famous design.
Simple light finishing of the dining room is reflected in the laconic structure of the dining table. Only soft kitchen armchairs with snow-white upholstery and pretentious ceiling lamp above the dining group hint at luxury and wealth.
Wide open spaces and size, light furnishing, minimum decorative components and accessories, simple, but solid and good furniture corresponds to the minimalist stylistic of the dining room.
Simple table made of wood of considerable dimensions looks originally together with multicolored chairs. Art objects on the walls and original lighting system create the nontrivial atmosphere in the dining room.
Art Nouveau Dining Table
Designers often turn to the use of Art Nouveau or its combination with other stylistic trends to design the interior of dining or living room with the dining area. Modern stylistic love for rich, natural materials, harmonious lines and shapes, aiming for decoration, but not unreasonable, is reflected also in the choice of the dining group design./p>
In this dining room full of warm, wooden color shades the dining group can hardly be imagined in any other material, except wood. The combined design big table using various species of wood and unique chairs in the same vein became a harmonious focus of attention of this room. Nontrivial approach to the lighting of the dining area finished the picture of warm and cozy, but modern dining room.
This dining area is, no doubts, original. The legs of the table are made of the same shining material as the hanging lamp, upholstery of the arm-chairs blends with wall-to-wall carpeting and textile wallpaper. The entire interior hints at luxury and wealth complemented with coziness and comfort.
The folding dining table is a very convenient furniture item in everyday life, especially for the rooms with severely limited areas. But these models have some disadvantages, for example, lesser solidity and steadiness in comparison with their monolithic brothers. If the area of dining room allows using fixed dining table, it will be reasonable to choose this variant for the dining area arrangement.
Sand like a yellow-ochre color of the dining table of unusual design, original soft chairs on the steel frame with the leather upholstery, moderate finishing, and ambitious decoration create unique art nouveau interior.
Bright, contrast, and incredible interior of this living-dining room with a great many of color and designer solutions, textures and forms, needed a dining table of soft color shades with suitable and solid structure colored in the same color shade as a floor coating.