Whatever the style of your dining area, you can make it extra special with the right color combination. Find inspiration in these rooms.
White and dark wood, pops of orange, and a neutral color on the walls create a fun dining space. Walls: Valspar Frappe (#6003-1B); upcycled buffet: Gilded Linen (#6002-1A); buffet drawers: Academy Gray (#5001-2A) and Mossy Aura (#6002-2B).
Juicy citrus colors, grounded by clean white, make this a perfect small dining spot. Upper walls: Valspar Peaceful Calm (#3005-2C); lower walls and trim: Lemon Edge (#7003-23); chair: Island Orange (#2010-2).
Classic Good Looks
A bold blue on the wall is balanced by creamy furnishings and clean white trim. Upper walls: Valspar Hampton Surf (#4010-5); lower walls and trim: Woodlawn Snow (#6003-1A); shelves and upcycled buffet: Arid Plains (#6007-2A).
Warm It Up
Warm grayish-browns in wall paint, stone treatment, and furnishings are inviting hues for a rustic dining room and table, especially when there’s lots of natural light. Wall: HGTV Home™ by Sherwin-Williams Perfect Greige (#HGSW2475).
This accent wall wears a chic honeycomb pattern of contrasting colors. Wall pattern: HGTV Home™ by Sherwin-Williams Copper Allegory (#HGSW1133) and Sea Salt (#HGSW3287) and Valspar Embroidery Rose (#1005-8B); wall base: Valspar Ultra White (#7006-24).
Deep, dramatic teal on the wall puts a white sideboard and light-colored furnishings in the spotlight. Wall: Valspar Vintage Teal (#5010-9).
Use a paint treatment, like this color-blocked strip, to create a focal point in an open area. Wall paint treatment: Valspar Well Water (#5005-8A), Hubbell House Tamarisk (#6004-5C), New Avocado (#6007-6A) and Golden Meadow (#3008-3B).
Create a sweet little spot for morning coffee by adding dreamy color to one wall and setting out a simple white bistro set. Wall: Valspar Tropical Mist (#5002-7A); bistro set: White Satin spray paint.
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