Dining rooms are no longer defined by heavy wood dining tables that are ornate and the exquisitely carved chairs that are together coupled with bright lights and excessive drapery. Moreover dining sets made of roughly cut and unfinished wood accompanied with cool and comfortable chairs gives a rustic look and make you feel casual and relaxed.
Suitably, modern homes are instead making statements with some innovative and eye catching dining sets some of which are depicted here. These are ideas for dramatic and casual dining rooms.
These dining sets, together with wooden flooring and drum chandeliers help you in creating a warm and inviting atmosphere for your family and friends.
Mix and match is the modern mantra for a comfortable and stylish looking dining room. In addition, furniture that is made of different materials and has various styles or sizes gives an eclectic look to the dining room.
When compared to a dining set that has perfectly matching table and chairs, a dining room set that is made of different fabrics, with mixed furniture style or finish looks more natural.
You could also improve the overall appearance of your dining room by bringing in different communal seating arrangements using benches in the place of chairs as this is seen as a big hit among many.
Further, benches are seen as great space savers and offer enough seating capacity with casual look and feel as they can be easily placed or moved to any corner or wall making your dining experience with your friends or family more intimate and pleasant.
To add more glory to your dining experience, you can as well use an oversized wrought iron lantern or a chandelier that look attractive. Use distinct colors that can be used with mirrors, light fixtures, and picture frames and which complement the furniture of your room.
While there are so many different types among the dining tables that are being made with different types of materials such as steel, wood types etc., a glass dining table always seems to be a great option as they reflect a more modern and elegant look.
However, you have to remember that these glass dining tables may not be recommended to be the best choice if you have kids for some considerably good reasons. They can be easily damaged while the kids are at play or the glass can be dangerous for the kids. They also require a little extra care that is otherwise not needed with a wooden table that you regularly use for your dining room or while eating in kitchen.