Posted on Dec 06, 2011 | Comments 0
Christmas is one of the nicest periods of the year, and this is partly because of the celebration atmosphere that people get overwhelmed with. One of the easiest ways to bring this atmosphere into our lives is to bring the Christmas spirit into our homes.
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Starry dining room
It is very easy to have the Christmas feeling in the dining room. All you need to have is red walls paired with white linen. It is also useful to have some paper decorations around the room. Crystal items are also welcome in the scene to make the room look even more festive.
One of the most representative colors of winter is white, so you should make sure that you have a lot of it in your dining room. Match the white items with well-known motifs and some bright red items. In order to have a modern look, the majority of the items should be white, and the red should be there to add a bit of contrast.
Consider having a simple white table with white leather chairs. This idea is just perfect in case you have dark colored walls.
In case you don’t mind your dining room having a more traditional look, then you could be looking for another combination. Have the dominant color in the room the standard white and add wallpaper with a trailing leaf design. You should also have some greenery. The combination of the two colors will add the rustic feel to the room.
If you would like to make a strong impression on the guest, you should go for the bolder colors. For instance the wallpaper could have a deep purple and bright pink color. Since you have some color on the walls, the rest of the items should be quite simple, as a black dining table, and deep purple dining chairs. The accessories should also have some sparkle to them, such as a bronze mirror that makes the room look bigger and a gold colored table runner.
Kids love Christmas time, and this is why you should make sure that you include them in the celebration as well. It might be a good idea to have a table just for them. As the color scheme you could be using white, red, beige and ivory.
Christmas isn’t about the decorations but the way you feel and the way you make others feel.
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