dining room

Creative Centerpieces

Creative Centerpieces

Tis the season to think about your centerpieces for entertaining……   Your arrangement or centerpiece could be truly be placed down the center of your table setting….with a sit down dinner in mind.    Setting the table formal or informal is up to you at any special event –  from inviting friends over for special treat….to Thanksgiving Dinner!       from ElleDécor.com           from 1.bp.blogpost.com               from theFrenchTangerine.com   And

Keeping it Formal?

Keeping it Formal?

Or Not?   Do you enjoy having a Formal Dining Room?   from Instagr.in   More current floor plans tend to exclude a Formal Dining Room, because fine dining seems to be dwindling with entertaining and family gatherings. And some floor plans are using “fine dining areas”, rather than a designated room.  So what makes a Dining Room more formal?  It could include the following notations….to take it up a notch with the look, the style, and the layering of

Formal Dining

Formal Dining

What’s your idea of Formal Dining?     Everyone has a different perspective, and need.  Sometimes the room, itself, dictates the look and formality with how the designing is addressed.  And of course, the function and your lifestyle should be considered as well.      This Dining area has informality about it, yet the furniture is a little more formal. The chandelier, and wall sconces look more informal and even casual, yet it’s a beautiful Dining Room. Agree? And don’t you