20 Apr, 2016CFS
The dining area of every household has immense significance. It serves as the place where the family gathers to share their meal along with their experiences. It is a place of bonding with family, friends and relatives. Especially during social events like parties and gatherings the room gets too much usage and for that reason finding some better means of decorating the area becomes all the more important.
Dining room décor essentially aims at few prominent things like comfort, space, functionality and portrayal of your taste and your preferences. To achieve the perfect decoration, there are few tips which may help in achieving the target.
Listing down the preferences
To design and decorate the dining room one must be well aware of the things preferred. While, to some, simple furniture looks the best, whereas for others, the luxurious ones make it ideal. Even suggestions of the family members should be considered to make a final layout considering the dining area.
Perfect use of Color
Once the preferences are finalised the first step towards decorating would be the use of colour. Perfect use of colours can elevate the whole décor whereas a bad choice can destroy the warmth of the dining area. So a careful choice in sync with the furniture colours as well as other accessories of the room is very important. A general concept is that loud colours are good for highlighting, but an overall bright colour can only deviate the attention of the welcomed guests.
An important activity while decorating the dining area is to utilise the space at its best. It’s a basic thumb rule that a narrow space needs to be decorated with less furniture’s and accessories to avoid lots of clutter whereas a spacious dining area should be designed in such a way that the warmth and cosiness of the room never get destroyed. However, it is better to decide a theme for the room and then decorate the same based on that. A proper measurement, the perfect angle in which they are set, the positioning of the sitting arrangement all are extremely crucial in good designing. One can experiment with different setups, but the styling should be based on the layout of the room.
Use of Lighting is crucial to illuminating the dining room in the perfect way. A chandelier is an excellent choice, providing a sense of elegance in the room. However, it is better to opt for a simpler and less ornamental one for smaller rooms so that it does not affect the look. One can use candles to decorate the place and illuminate selected areas to create a magical effect.
Finishing touches complete the look of the dining space. A use of bright coloured rug, a beautiful natural designed table cloth, freshly picked flower vases, elegant china sets can make the whole ambience perfect for gatherings.
In conclusion, a dining room should be a place where people enjoy the meal with family and friends and with utmost comfort and ease.