It is often said that the kitchen is the heart of the home. We agree. However, when it comes to entertaining, the dining room definitely gets to join the party. Whether it’s a bright and cheerful breakfast room or a glam and sophisticated formal space, dining rooms are made for entertaining. Here are a few designs that have recently captured our attention.
Modern meets rustic in this open light-filled dining room with lots of space for entertaining. We love all the pale woods, don’t you?
Guests will be delighted to sit down for dinner in this warm and inviting dining room with wide windows and cozy fireplace.
Stunning in contemporary neutrals, this dining room offers an elegant setting for dinner, while the view begs guests to linger over coffee and good conversation.
Creamy tones and sophisticated furnishings set the stage for entertaining in this large dining room. From contemporary botanical rug to sleek modern chandelier, this lovely space offers guests an evening to remember.
From living room to dining room and the kitchen beyond, this wide-open space is perfectly suited to entertaining a large group or hosting a family holiday gathering. With so many exciting elements, there’s something to captures the eye at every turn.
Irresistible in gray, this sophisticated dining room is a quintessential glamorous room for entertaining. Pattern, texture and massive lighting fixture–all contribute to this exciting dining space.
A perfect setting for Sunday brunch, this cheerful dining room offers easy access to the adjoining kitchen–a big plus when waffles and omelets made to order are on the menu. What a lovely array of blues are seen in this design.
Though it’s set up outdoors, this is none the less, a most captivating dining room. With comfortable chairs and exquisite table setting it will surely captivate guests and family alike.
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