In this modern age of integrated social spaces, where the dining room is merged with the living room or sometimes the kitchen, building an ideal place for entertaining while dining is creatively challenging. However, interior designers and decorators can help to design such areas since they understand the requirements of modern homeowners. They know that the dining room is not just for rushed breakfasts or quiet family dinners. It is also a perfect place to relax and enjoy the weekends with extended family and friends or invite office colleagues for formal dinners. Today, we present 10 modern and stylish dining rooms that will inspire you to entertain more often.
The warm charm and charisma of timber are extensively used to create an intimate partition for the dining room. It is further perfectly accessorised by a large painting on the wall and bright lights shining down from the ceiling.
A round dining table is perfect for the uninterrupted flow of conversation in the dining room. No matter where people sit, they face everyone. With a round table, extra chairs can be comfortably added when required, without crowding the table.
Neutral tones, wooden furniture, two huge industrial style lamps hanging above the table and a view from the glass door; this dining room is perfect for long hours of relaxed conversations.
Amidst the natural beauty of the stone wall and stone floor, this dining room is flooded with natural light. It is separated from the open courtyard by a glass door, which can be kept open to bring in nature into the room or when the gathering is large.
The simple large wooden dining table with comfortable chairs and the TV and entertainment unit in the dining room are ideal for long hours spent at the table over leisurely meals.
In the living cum dining room, it becomes challenging to bring cohesiveness to the space. A similar style and colour of living and dining room furniture, the elegant chandelier and the large mirrored wall, multiplying the beauty of the area, create a perfect setting for wining and dining.
The fashionable combination of chairs and a bench brings in playful glamour into the dining room, which is visually separated from the living area by an industrial-style partition. Greenery adds life and magic to the dining room as well as the living room.
A large gathering needs a big table that can accommodate everyone as well as the huge spread. For families who love to entertain, this table is perfect as it can be extended to make room for more.
Harmony in colour and the view from the large window creates a perfect place for entertaining guests. The soothing shades and serene environment with minimalist décor are relaxing and rejuvenating.
Different shades of grey, a sculptural hanging pendant lamp and a niche cut out in the integrated space to join the dining room with the kitchen completes this stylish design. It is visually divided from the kitchen by the difference in the flooring material, with wood in the dining area and concrete in the kitchen.
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