A living edge table with a sleek appearance seems almost unachievable, but Riflessi has managed to do just that with its “Living” table. A smooth oak plank top, 25mm thick with a slight (and natural) irregularity to the peeled edge mounted on a cross base of graphite, taupe, white or corten finished steel. This combination of organic wood details on a geometric steel base presents a sleek and modern profile that marries the warm and cold as well as the natural and the man made for a final … (read more)
Furniture maker ITZ Mayan Wood Furniture created this organic, salvaged wood table that’s the culmination of its specialties – woodwork, custom design, and an eco-conscious approach to furniture design. The Zapote Table is a one-of-a-kind piece, featuring a raw aesthetic showcasing the wood’s natural knots, cracks, and smooth curves shaped by the elements over time. Like all ITZ furnishings, this dining table is made from salvaged trees which fall during hurricanes or forest fires in the Mayan Jungle of southern Quintana Roo in Mexico. Despite its natural roots, … (read more)
All for One and One for All.
This 4 in 1 living space combines kitchen, dining, entertaining, and sleeping all within one public area without compromising the overall design aesthetic of the home. The public zones are all allocated into three sections of the open concept living space with the living area double the size of the food zones while at the same time sharing its square footage with the exposed yet hidden sleeping zone. Disguised as an oversized ottoman the bed fits seamlessly into the overall furniture layout of the entertaining … (read more)
Treat your dining room like the set of a stage, where your only boundary is your own imagination. Here are 20 delicious dining room designs that dish out the drama. But these elaborate tabletops were created for a worthy cause. Showcased in 2012 at the Portland Fall Home & Garden Show as part of Serving Up Style: Designers Fighting Lupus, Portland-area interior designers were called to the table (pun intended) to bring their best with all proceeds benefitting lupus awareness. Whether you’re supporting the cause or looking for a little inspiration, these dining rooms … (read more)
The Madero dining table from Sunpan isn’t your typical wood table. This design has unusual roots, most visible in its base – an unusual design inspired by crisscrossed tree trunks, lending this dining table a warm, weathered look and feel. This organic aesthetic is complemented by a lightly distressed driftwood finish in oak / oak veneer. The tabletop is strong and simple – a thick rectangular slab featuring straight edges and a hefty weight that gives its small scale a big visual impact. Measuring 63L x 39.5W … (read more)
These dining tables and chairs from Girsberger will satisfy your style cravings, no matter what your tastes. But these sophisticated table designs are not just for the dining room. Coupled with some creative seating, they are easily transformed from formal and casual entertainment areas, to office desks and boardroom tables that are sure to impress your clients and co-workers. But no matter what you use them for, or where, these tables always make a fabulous focal point. Here are 5 dining tables with benches and chairs that are sure to inspire your room … (read more)
Dining in can be delicious. And it’s a good thing, because in these money- and health-conscious times, many of us are doing it more often.
Nearly half of Americans, or 46 percent, say they’re dining out less frequently, according to a 2009 Nielsen survey. Also reflecting a trend toward meals served at home, household spending increased on deli items, fresh seafood and meat, and produce for the year ending September 2009. And, as any kid will tell you, some meals at home include leftovers — at least once a week in 77 percent of households, … (read more)
We love kitchen accents (our Flip Flap is still going strong), and think this color changing rechargeable egg will make a nice addition to our window sill of fun kitchen stuff. The OGGZ is completely rechargeable, comes with its own recharging station, and the OGGZ light changes colors and morphs on its own. You can place the light anywhere you want, and it’s also great for the dining table, parties, bedrooms etc.
At OGGZ (Single) Color Morphing Accent Lighting by Can You Imagine
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