Formal dining room sets – Many believe the formal dining room is a relic from the past. New homes are being built without them. The large room is more popular and informal dining is the trend. The only place that is not the case in large, lavish homes, where a large part of entertaining occurs. In these homes the dining room is critical and usually a place to highlight the exciting interior. The key to designing a formal dining room sets is to maintain formality, without looking dated or stuffy.
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Current trends are for dining room to be painted in rich jewel tones. If it is too dark for the room, install a chair rail and paint the chair rail and everything in white and all of it in the jewel tone. Another great idea is to apply either gold or silver leaf to the ceiling. If it seems overwhelming, insert a medallion and gold or silver leaf only in the part of the medallion. Other popular options for a formal dining room sets includes: high-end wood paneling and hand-painted murals. If you choose wallpaper, be careful because it is easy to look dated. Select historical subjects or an oriental mural design.
The traditional formal dining room has hardwood floors with a large oriental rug. Another eclectic alternative is to choose a more modern style rug. In southern climates, often, you see wooden floors were replaced with stone or tile.