Once a staple of home entertaining, the dining room is undergoing a rebirth. No matter how you define your dining room, Raymour & Flanigan has something for every appetite.
If formal dinners with fine china aren't your thing, then reinvent this space with a statement-making dining set. Instead of ornate embellishments, opt for clean lines and/or casual finishes that are true to your personal style. Even if you don't own fine dishware, don't discount the value of a china cabinet
. It gives you space to show off your favorite finds—and honestly, you can never have too much storage.
For some decorators, devoting a whole room to mealtime simply isn't practical. In this case, we have all the ingredients you'll need to master the double-duty dining room. Seamlessly integrate your home office into this space with a stylish computer armoire
. Its fold-up front means you'll never have to mix business with pleasure. Rounding out the room, you'd be surprised at just how attractive and practical a bookcase
can be in your eat-in office.
Many homes today are not outfitted with a designated space for formal dining—but if you love hosting dinners, then don't let this stop you. With the right pieces in place, your great room can turn formal in a flash. A table with leaves
is a must—when you're not hosting, you'll need it to take up minimal space. Likewise, your other furniture should be able to flex when not in use. A sofa table
can provide serving space, and consider a pair of accent chairs