Break Bread in Style - Inspiring Dining Chair Ideas

The dining room is one of the most important areas of your home. It is not only a place to eat dinner with your immediate family; you also use it as a space to entertain and to share meals with friends and relatives.

If you are looking to create the perfect ambience for your dining room regardless of the  occasion, it all starts with the right dining table set. Here are some inspiring dining chair ideas to help you break bread in style.

Contemporary Shapes

Dining chairs that have unique shapes are perfect for a modern dining room and can add an air of class and sophistication. If you want all of the elements of the dining room to stand out, dining chairs that have curves are your best bet. They practically beg guests to sit down and settle in for a lively dinner party at your home.


Woven Designs

Dining chairs don't always have to be solid pieces in order for them to create a statement in your home. In fact, dining chairs with woven or geometric designs take a nod from outdoor furniture, helping to bring a bit of nature indoors. In addition with sturdy construction, they'll be able to stand up against regular use making functional, yet elegant fixtures for your dining room.

Fabric Upholstered Dining Chairs

If you prefer traditional styles for your dining room, fabric upholstered dining chairs are  the solution, especially ones with wood frames such as the French Provincial Round Side Dining Chairs. With beautifully carved oak frames and linen fabric upholstery, these features combine to create a grand design that is perfect for your home. In addition, upholstery fabrics are generally rich or neutral, single colour selections which add glamour to your dining room without overwhelming.


Wooden Dining Chairs

A dining room doesn't have to feature strong colour schemes or loud designs in order to be beautiful and elegant. In fact, wooden dining room chairs are the perfect way to create a casual and relaxed ambience in your dining room. Wooden chairs are perfect for a small family to gather around the table.

With carefully crafted designs that look good from every angle, wooden dining chairs made from lighter woods, such as oak, pair perfectly with all-white or neutral tone dining room colour schemes.


Metal Dining Chairs

Metal dining chairs bring the cafe experience into your home. If you are looking to add a bit of European flair, the simple design and bold colour schemes of metal dining chairs will attract a lot of attention from your guests. Metal dining chairs are also quite sturdy and replica designs based on the original works of furniture designers, such as Xavier Pauchard who was a pioneer of galvanization in France, can add plenty of modern style to your home.

Now that you have some ideas in mind for your dining room, you should also make sure that your chairs fit comfortably under your dining table, as well as adequate clearance between the wall and the table for getting in and out of the dining chairs.




In addition, you will also need to ensure that you have enough seats for all of your dinner guests. Once you have decided upon these important factors, you’ll be ready to select dining room chairs that match your preferred style.

Find Your Style with Black Mango

If you’re looking to outfit your dining room, check out our unique collection of dining chairs. From chic to casual, we offer an array of options to suit your unique tastes and functional needs.

Have questions? You can reach us at via email or call us on 03 9005 6000 and our friendly furniture experts will be available to prompt respond to your dining room design questions.