Many things go into hosting a successful dinner party: delicious food, great company and a lively atmosphere. But being able to enjoy these things starts with creating the perfect setting. So if a dinner party is in your plans, use these ideas to turn your dining room into a social hotspot!
The Starting Point
Get started by taking inventory of your dining room. A table with leaves
is a must for any host; you don’t want any of your adult guests to be stuck sitting at the kids’ table! And since seating is at a premium, it’s worth investing in a pair of extra chairs that match your dining set.
provides practical storage, and it’s perfect for setting out hors d’oeuvres or a buffet-style spread. Complete your room with a pair of curios.
They’ll help create a balanced layout and provide a place to display your favorite items.
When it comes to style, versatility is key. We love the way this transitional dining set combines traditional details like cabriole legs with modern clean lines. Its dynamic design makes this dining room equally well suited for formal dining or a more casual gathering.
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