So after refinishing my dining room table I am at a stand-still as to what to do about my chairs. Staining them to match the table is the “old me”. The “new me”-go big, go bold or go home!!
The current design trend is to move away from the matchey-matchey and be different. I mean were talking mixing dark woods with painted pieces…. *gasp*….. 10 years ago that was just only something high-end designers dared to do. Now its becoming more the “norm”. I’ve seen it in kitchens, dining rooms and even wedding events. Here are some great examples of “mixing-it-up”:
I am currently loving the ghost chairs with the wooden table. But the practical side of me ask – is that really comfortable? Kinda like those sexy stiletto shoes you just HAVE to have- they look good but they feel like hell? (come on girls-we all own a pair, or two or five) a-hem. So Im leaning more towards some yummy wing-back chairs, and some Louis-style side chairs.
Here’s my inspiration: