At a family-friendly summer getaway in Sweden, the home is oriented to take advantage of sea views. The dining table is from ILVA, and the CH36 chairs by Hans Wegner are from Carl Hansen & Søn.
In a 1920s building on St-Dominique Street in Montreal, formerly a factory for canned soup, a sleek apartment for a family now stands. In the open-plan dining area, a Major Crown chandelier by Nemo hangs above a Zeus-Noto table and Kartell chairs.
A renovated 1970s house in Washington features a string of dangling lights above the dining table. The table previously had an awkward placement around a column. For a more efficient solution, the architects simply embedded the table in the column, using carefully selected wooden supports that would match existing tones.
This dining table by Moon Custom Millwork in a multigenerational Virgina home comfortably seats 12; it’s made from wood that resident Sam Chung salvaged himself.
The stately dining setup in a Berlin apartment features a custom table and Hans Wegner Wishbone chairs.
In the dining area of a Wisconsin home, a Campo d’oro table from De Padova is ringed by vintage Michael Thonet Bentwood chairs.
A dining table sits beneath a sizeable skylight in this London dwelling. Throughout the ground floor, additional lighting is recessed in the coffered ceilings.
A San Francisco dining room features vintage Eames shell chairs with new walnut legs, an Ovaata Dining Table by Element Living, and a Gala 7220 chandelier by Rich Brilliant Willing.
At another San Francisco residence, a pendant lamp from RLM Lighting hangs above a table that combines Cherner table legs with a new white laminate top. The yellow chairs are by Tolix.
The walnut dining table in a bright New York City apartment has a handy extension leaf. “The family needed a table that extends for large family dinners, but didn’t feel too formal for everyday use,” architect Jane Stageberg explains, adding, “Most meals happen around the broader end, but the table can expand to seat up to fourteen.” The dining chairs are Saarinen and the light fixture above the table is from FLOS.
Ipe paneling defines this high-design dining space in Indian Wells, California. Surrounding the dining table, by Riva 1920, are walnut chairs the couple found locally.
A wood slab table is paired with bench seats from De La Espada and a vintage brass candelabrum in a family home near Lake Tahoe. The credenzas are Bo Concept.
In the dining room of a Tasmanian home, Hans Wegner Wishbone chairs sit snugly beneath a table custom-made of Celery Top Pine by Tasmanian furniture designer Dave McKean. The drum lighting pendants by Axiom were also made using local timber.
In the Tribeca penthouse of a young bachelor, Reddymade Design kept most of the space intact, focusing on adding bright and appealing furniture and materials. Tropicalia chairs from Moroso surround an El Dom table from Cassina. The pendant is from Petite Friture.
The dining table in this Royan, France apartment is from French retailer AM.PM., the pendants are by Him + Her, and the shelves are by Tomado Holland. An Ikea rug echoes the geometric motif found throughout the rest of the apartment.
The verdant terrace of a São Paulo apartment is integrated into the dining room. J104 chairs by Jørgen Bækmark for Hay are arranged around a freijo wood dining table by Etel Carmona.