If you ask anyone, What is the best part about home? I bet 99% will say food. Here are some of the best Dining Room Decoration Ideas to make it lively. Afterall the path to the heart goes through the stomach. So lets just once again agree on the fact that the dining room is a sacred place and we ought to pay special attention to it. It’s a spot where loved ones gather, reminisce over old memories and most importantly bond over food.
So now that we have enough reasons to recreate our sacred place. The next step is- How? Your Dining room decoration should have that one distinct feature that defines you for who you are. That one element could be anything. It could be a portrait, a piece of art, bold art or just some vintage furniture. But what would it be? Confused? Don’t worry just keep reading. Below is a uniquely curated list of a few things that you can take inspiration from and eat your favorite food with perfect vibe.
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The Bookworm Theme
For all the bookworms reading this article, just stop and consider this advice. Humans have already discovered the perfect combination of happiness and that is books and food. If you do not have a special place or keeping and pampering yourself and your books, just recreate your dining room decoration and turn it into an eating cum reading space. The 21st version of Anne Frank will agree with me when I say that books have more patience than people. The beauty of books to wait for its reader to get discovered is why anyone falls in love with them. And what better place to show your love than the dining room?
A Handmade Portrait
Are has been a part of our lives before we even learned to know ourselves. A handmade portrait has the power to turn a dull worn-out wall into a wall of fame. A big handmade portrait in the center of the wall will immediately set an aura of your dining room decoration to a different level. Besides a handmade piece of art never goes out of style, it is an evergreen touch that will soothe the old and the young alike. So if you have no idea what to do with that empty wall of your dining room just get a handmade portrait and thank me in the comments below.
The Exuberant Green
Don’t even get me started on the scientific advantages of having house plants. They reduce the carbon dioxide levels of your house, reduce the risk of airborne diseases, have the superpower to ease tension from your mind and they are so classy! always in trend. Plants are just amazing. You can do your dining room decoration with the plant reflecting your persona. If you’re a high maintenance person and love to make efforts get a Chinese Evergreen. But if you’re low maintenance, fluid and adaptive in life go and buy an Asparagus Fern. Having a plant will set the right vibe of your dining room and make you love your house even more.
Embellish the Walls with Memories
Who does not love walking the memory lane and relishing the joys of the past especially when you have lovely people and tasty food for the company? Decorating the walls of your house with memories is always fun. You can even start a tradition of taking family photographs every year on special occasions and hang those moments on the wall. Down the road, with the time you’ll have a wall full of memories.
If you’re bored of all the ideas that I’ve listed so far and are looking for something out of the box for your dining room decoration, here’s the right deal for you. Just pick up a marker and doodle on the wall. But if you don’t have good compatibility with the pen and the wall and you fear of ruining that pristine wall. Hire a doodle artist. Doodles on the wall are such a creative way to express yourself in your own house. So go ahead and step out of the box and be you.
Light it up
Growing up, we’ve all read the saying- “A house is built of stones, bricks, and sand but it is the family that makes it home with love.” True! Isn’t it. But keeping all these sentimental tender emotions aside, let’s agree that a well furnished and decorated house will make a better place to feel home than a worn-out place. Depending on your taste you could decorate your dining room with chandeliers, a vintage lamp or bold pendant lights. Enhancing the decor of the room with the perfect lights is like a cherry on the cake.
Throw some Curtains
Curtains are must-haves to decorate your dining space the right way. These do not only enhance the setting of your place but also adds a pinch of privacy whenever you want. You can also experiment with your curtains shift from dark heavy ones to shear and light ones encompassing more natural light in the house. This way if you can change the setting even if you are not looking to make some drastic changes in your dining room.
Okay, which one is it? Harry Potter, FRIENDS, Game of Thrones, Marvels or DC? We are the generation who have taken fandom to a different level. Besides these days it is very convenient to find your fandom inspired furniture and drool over it for an eternity.
A Wall of Passion
There are a lot of things that we feel passionate about and deeply connected to. It could be cricket, dance, music, art, travel, books or simply our family. So why not dedicate a wall to your passion? You can decorate it with things that matter to you the most. This way no matter what happens in life, no matter how busy you be, you’ll always stay connected to things that make you feel alive.
Stick to Being Classy
Decorating your dining room with minimalistic, classic accessories is so in trend. Hand a clay painting complementing the furniture of the room with ambient light and a few accessories like a flower vase will instantly turn your dull place to calm and serene spot to have dinner.
Invest in Handmade Carpets
There is no match to Carpets when it comes to making a house homely and cozy. A good rug has the ability to bring texture, color, warmth, and style to your dining space. Depending on your preference you can choose the fiber of the rug. From wool to synthetic fibers to jute and silk. There is a lot of variety to choose from.
Play With Wallpapers
Trust me, adding the correct wallpaper to your dining room will get half the work done. It is the easiest and effective way to recreate and decorate your dining room. You can go bold and choose patterns or play safe with stripes depending on your choice.
DIY Decorating Ideas
Scientific study suggests that the aesthetics of your house affects your subconscious mind and all decisions that you take on a daily basis. But there is also one very important reason why you should have a good dining room. Guests! Yep! You read right. Our dining room is where our guests spend most of the quality time of their stay. It may not be a place to put up the first impression but an embellish dining space will surely leave a long-lasting one. The internet is filled with these cool, goofy ideas which you can try and flaunt in your dining room.
A Piece of Art
Remember the white horse Joey bought when he moved out to a new place? Maybe not the same horse but some piece of art, clay painting, sculptures or that Christmas tree you don’t want to throw away. There are endless things you can use to accessorize your dining room.
It does not matter if you’re a real-life Joey or not, but eating is the most important part of the day, which is why our dining rooms should look exactly like us. It should reflect us, compliment us, soothe us in the way we want it to. Imagine after a long, tiring and hectic day coming to your house, eating a good meal but in a place where you don’t feel like it? It would ruin the best part of the day. But there are more reasons to recreate your dining room than food. If the ambiance of your dining room is not right it could not only wreck your moments with food but will also affect you on a daily basis.
Just like you cannot underestimate the power of a common man, you shouldn’t underestimate the power of decorating your house. Decorating your dining room will not only lit up your mood and help you bond with the house but will also set the mood of the place for any event. I’m sure that you must’ve found your ‘the one’ idea to decorate your dining room. If not then hit me up in the comment sections below. So good luck and keep decorating.