Published by Roxane Wesley, Aug 12, 2016
Benches will make your dining room looks unique and edgy. They are simple, effortlessly stylish, and edgy. But there are some rules when adding a bench to complement your dining set. Here are some tips for choosing and pairing benches with your dining room furniture to create various beautiful styles. Keep scrolling!
1) Farmhouse Style
For a farmhouse themed dining room, choose a rustic, distressed dining set and an X-legs bench as a complement. There are a lot of colors to choose but limited to the lighter ones. White is quite a popular color for a farmhouse look, followed by bare wood, driftwood, pale blue, and beige.
2) Coastal Look
Every day feels like a holiday! Bring a coastal look to your dining room by pairing your dining set with a bamboo bench. Not only it adds the airy beach vibe to your room, but bamboo also an eco-friendly material that lasts for long. It also easy to clean and low-maintenance, so it’s nearly effortless to bring an island feel to your every meal.
3) Stylish Mid-century
The modern mid-century look characterized by sleek and clean design in the room. You can go for a wooden dining table and chairs with minimalist design or a dining set in other materials. Pair it with a modest bench that matches the look and color and keep it simple for an extra clean design. If you want a little flare, try to add some accessories in white or other neutral color, such as cushions and a simple table runner.
4) Beautiful Swedish
Swedish interiors known for its simple and airy feelings and clean lines. You can choose a bare wood dining set paired with a bench in other color and material, but in the same simple style. You can adorn the room with a Swedish-patterned table runner and matching curtains to boost the look. Some pots filled with herbs and flowers will complement the style.
5) Sophisticated Industrial Style
Industrial style products and furnishings are flooding the market these days, and you can take advantage of it. Choose a dining set with metal elements to reach the edgy look, and pair it with a more vintage industrial styled bench for a beautiful industrial vibe. Black and wooden colors are largely accepted here.
6) Lovely Vintage Look
Vintage will always considered as stylish for a dining room design. You can create a vintage look by pairing an antique white dining set with a wooden bench with cushioned seating, solid or patterned. You can also opt for a wooden dining bench with antique carvings on the legs.
7) Glamorous Look
Benches are identified with a simple and light ambiance, but you can actually create a glamorous look using a bench in your dining room. Pick an elegant and luxurious dining set in Edwardian or Victorian style, paired with a tufted-cushioned dining bench in solid or pattern. Complete the look with a crystal chandelier or classic pendant lighting over the table.
8) Eclectic Look
Of you love a myriad of colors and patterns, an eclectic look maybe the created for you! Opt for a funky or antique dining set and you may paint them in beautiful colors. You can pair the dining table and chair with a patterned bench with cushion, or any bench that match the style.