Friday, January 13, 2012
Choose a particular theme for your dining room, which in effect will be based on whether it is an open space or a separate room. In any case, it is important for a particular theme to run through the house so that it looks unified. So if the basic design theme of your house focuses on modern furniture, then a modern dining room will be perfect. This will include glass tables, sleek chairs, and a sleek cabinet. Of course, it will be enhanced with the right dining room décor and accessories such as special light fixtures. Similarly, if you decide to use antique furniture based on a rustic or traditional theme, the remaining furniture will follow suit. You may decide to have a romantic dining room, with a small nook that allows you to enjoy a sensuous candlelight dinner too.
Now those of you looking for funky dining room furniture ideas first need to decide whether you are really ready for it. There are various ways in which you can add this element to your dining room. You're aware that the Japanese have low dining tables with cushions for seating. You can use this idea and make your own dining table, with some funky cushion covers for the cushions you use. A wild idea is to have a low triangular dining table, but remember that this will serve only three. Based on your space and the number of people who join you for your meals, you can try out this idea. Instead of the cushions you can also use bean bags of various colors. This will add the necessary variety and funk to your dining space. You can also use funky table centerpieces when the table is not in use! Further, get creative and try out some painted dining room furniture ideas to make the furniture look trendy and funky. Tables with pebbles, funky bases such as jumbled up wire like structures, pebbles below the glass top, all make for great choices of dining room furniture.