Tradition decrees that a dining table and chairs should come as a set, but the dining room is one of the best places to turn tradition on its head. A synchronized look can feel airless or excessively strict, exhausting the life and character out of a space that’s meant for blissful entertaining. Mingling and complementary tables and chairs is a great way to refresh the room, making it feel miscellaneous and lived-in. But how to pull it off and strike the right balance?
A successful dining area should be comfortable, inviting, and interest-evoking. Here is the best advice on how to achieve a perfectly mismatched look.