10 Creative Looks for Dining Room Tables & Chairs

The dining room is one of the most special rooms in a home because it is where friends and family gather over a delicious meal, especially on the holidays. You have a fantastic opportunity to do something with character in this space, no matter what your design style and aesthetic may be. Thinking outside the box is the way great design is born, so I have compiled 10 creative looks for dining room tables and chairs that are easy to emulate and can be the kick start to a dining room that is beautiful, unexpected and completely you.

This regular wooden table was transformed into something special with cobalt blue paint. The white chairs really let the table shine and keep the look clean and sophisticated. Photo: Real Living

This rustic wood table is made sophisticated with its 8 armchairs covered in a simple white slipcover. Photo: Decor Pad

Nate Berkus turned this traditional wooden table modern-eclectic with the addition of the green velvet chairs. Photo: Chicago Home  + Garden

Who says all your chairs have to be the same color? These colorful chairs add whimsy to this cute but classy dining room. Photo: Decoholic

The vintage table and chairs in this room are so romantically shabby chic with the ruffled table cloth and pillows on the armchair at the head of the table. Photo: Blossoms Vintage Chic

If you have a small space, lucite chairs and a glass table such as the ones in this dining room are perfect because they take up no visual space. Photo: Jamie Herzlinger

This dining room cleverly alternated between solid and patterned slipcovers to create an interesting and sophisticated look. Photo: Apartment Therapy

This cottage dining room has a lot of character, much in part to the mixture of seating. The rustic seafoam green bench is balanced by the sophisticated  patterned armchairs flanking the table. Photo: Sarah Richardson Design

These benches look great side by side in this sophisticated space. Being backless, they leave a lot of visual space that makes the room appear more open. Photo: Fave Pretty Things

A built-in banquette is a great space-saver and all around cool design for a dining room or eat-in kitchen. Photo: House Beautiful

Hope these creative dining room ideas have inspired you to think outside the box when decorating your home. There is so many great design choices out there outside the typical table and chair combos. Find the perfect look that screams “you.”

Warm regards,
Megan

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