By Kacey Luna. interior. Published at Monday, October 15th, 2018 - 15:20:35 PM.
First. consider proportions of the room. You'll want to account for the size of your table. and the proportions of your room itself. If your formal dining room table seats 10 people. you may want to look into a row of matching pendants. But. if the room only seats your family of four. perhaps a single chandelier will do the trick. As a rule. your light fixture should cover 2/3 of the table.
your best bet is to remove less-necessary pieces until functionality becomes clear again.You'll also want to keep the room unified. Work on finding a few small details—colors. shapes. patterns—that you can repeat in various aspects of your design. This ensures all of your design elements feel intentional. rather than haphazardly thrown together.
On the other. there's no reason for function to override aesthetics. The following design techniques help you achieve the best of both worlds. They're our favorite tips for creating a space that truly works for you. no matter how small it may be.Keep the color scheme cohesive. Limit the color scheme
Add feature lighting Builder-grade homes often rely on plain. recessed lighting to get a brighter look in kitchens and living rooms. Sure. they're effective. but recessed lighting won't do much for adding character to your home. Since you're more or less “stuck” with the lighting plan (no DIY electrical renovations. please!).