With the holiday season quickly approaching, it’s important to ensure our homes are ready for entertaining – and one space that can’t be ignored is the dining room. Central to family meals and memories, the goal is to create a space that’s both aesthetically pleasing and comfortable. If your dining room is in need of a facelift, upgrading the chairs might be a good place to start. Unlike a table, chairs can’t be easily transformed with a beautiful tablecloth or runner, so you don’t want to wait until the last minute. We’ve compiled our five favorite dining chair styles to help you get started. Traditional, timeless, and effortlessly chic, these classic silhouettes will instantly make your dining room more inviting. Scroll below to see our top picks, and click here to browse our complete dining chair assortment.
A designer favorite, faux bamboo fretwork style chairs exude the Chinoiserie aesthetic in both traditional and contemporary interiors.
Woven Wicker & Rattan
Perfect for coastal homes, wicker dining chairs are becoming increasingly popular for interior use because of their versatility.
With European roots dating back to the 1600s, caned furniture has been popular for centuries, and is loved for being durable, relaitvely lightweight, and informal.
Photo Credit: Jeff Herr from Veranda.com, 85 Beautiful Dining Rooms Designed with Intimate Entertaining in Mind written by Sarah Dimarco, Lindsey Campbell, and Steele Marcoux
Elevated and elegant, upholstered dining chairs are an investment for your home. Choose a timeless print that will never go out of style, or keep it simple with a solid fabric that compliments your paint color or wallpaper.
Photo Credit: Brian Woodcock from Veranda.com, 85 Beautiful Dining Rooms Designed with Intimate Entertaining in Mind written by Sarah Dimarco, Lindsey Campbell, and Steele Marcoux
If you’re really looking for a style that will stand the test of time, you can’t go wrong with a classic solid Mahogany dining chair. There are a range of silhouettes to choose from – scroll below for our favorites.
Photo Credit: Alison Gootee from Veranda.com, 85 Beautiful Dining Rooms Designed with Intimate Entertaining in Mind written by Sarah Dimarco, Lindsey Campbell, and Steele Marcoux
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