During the holidays, the dining room often becomes a showpiece when entertaining family and friends. Top designers from across the country show off their favorite looks and offer up tips for spotlighting this entertainment space in a glamorous way.
Mary Patton of Mary Patton Design loves incorporating head-turning wall color, dramatic drapery, and unique lighting in her dining room projects.
Maximize the Space
Lance Thomas of Thomas Guy Interiors has created traditional seating for large groups as well as contemporary, intimate designs for smaller gatherings.
Mel Bean of Mel Bean Interiors has embraced darker colors in dining rooms, saying they allow the table decor and meal to become the center of attention.
Some Added Bling
Marlaina Teich of Marlaina Teich Designs likes to add sophistication and glamour to dining rooms with crystal chandeliers and mirrors.
Brittany Farinas of House of One Interior Design creates show-stopping dining rooms with large lighting fixtures and low-back chairs.
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