Slim white or black picture frames look good in modern contemporary and transitional dining areas while wooden and metallic frames make more impact in traditional rustic farmhouse and industrial dining spaces.
But being clear about this one common feature makes it a whole lot easier while thinking about what needs to go up on the gallery wall. Consider the style of the dining room and the existing colors in the space before you make these choices.
Combining the dining area with the kitchen is the easiest and best way forward when it comes to small apartments. Here you can not only save space but also create an ergonomic setting where both the kitchen and dining area feel like one.
Classic stone walls or even brick veneer that gives textural beauty to rooms that lack the timeless vibe add another layer of intrigue to the space. Iron lighting fixtures and gorgeous sconces add further charm to these exquisite spaces.
A window seat next to it all with built-in storage can make this tiny dining area even more efficient while a punch of bright color also seems apt in these light-filled areas.
Nature is a big part of all things Mediterranean and it brings serenity to a dining room full of pattern and color. Décor made from natural materials and calming finishes in earthen tones can be coupled with bright pops of yellow and red for a dining space that is both tranquil and tantalizing.
If you feel that the round table is not the one for you then you might want to give the oval dining table a shot as it moves away from the mundane even while saving space stylishly.
One of the most common features of modern homes is the open plan living room with a dining area that just feels like an extension of the kitchen or the living area itself. We are tempted to say that this is a complete ‘no-no’ in the world defined by feng shui.