dining room ideas & décor

The dining room can be a tricky one to get right; as both a practical area and a room for revelry and entertainment, your home’s dining space needs to work for every occasion—from speedy weekday breakfasts to leisurely weekend dinner parties. As you tackle the challenge of dining room design and begin the hunt for dining room décor ideas, you may be asking yourself a number of questions: what makes a dining room comfortable, for example? How do you decorate a dining room? Or even, what furniture do you put in a dining room?

We’ve got you covered: we’ve gathered our expertise to curate a series of helpful how-to guides, with tips on choosing the perfect dining table to the dos and don’ts of dining chairs. So, whether you want to know how to build a modern dining room, or are considering space-saving solutions for a kitchen dining area, you’ll find plenty of dining room ideas and inspiration below.


  1. A lifestyle photograph of a dining room with a wooden dining table, orange chairs, vases, a low-hanging pendant lampshade and a wooden dresser in the background

    Choosing the Best Dining Table Shape for your Room

    Wondering which dining table shape is best suited for your room? Whether you have a small space or larger space, our guide explains it all.

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  2. How to Set a Dining Table for Any Occasion

    How to Set a Dining Table for Any Occasion

    From everyday dining to formal events, master the etiquette of setting a table with these step-by-step guides.

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  3. Choosing the perfect sized dining table

    Choosing the perfect sized dining table

    We'll let you in on a secret: it's all about how much space you have and how often you like to entertain.

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