2,475 original Dining Design Photos

Tim Andersen Architect
8 Reviews
Dining room restored
Ideabooks13,076
Questions12
Dining room was restored and developed. Owners discovered original box beams concealed above drywall and removed ceiling. Buffet and high windows are original. Likely, there was once a plate rail at sill height so we added one with MDF wainscot below. Leaded glass china cabinet doors are new, by craftsman
craftsperson. Even areas of chipped paint can give you a peek at your home's original colors.In the home shown here, the original box beam ceilings were revealed when drywall was removed. The buffet and flanking windows were original, but new leaded-glass cabinet doors were added by a craftsperson.Artifacts
removing the drywall ceiling to expose the original box beams. He also added painted MDF wainscoting with battens, built to the height of the existing windows to flank the stunning built-in buffet.
“Trim” — coltschic1973
Evens Architects
5 Reviews
Santa Monica Beach House
Ideabooks4,161
Questions3
some folks will still be miffed if you cover up original woodwork. In the grand scheme, I say this is a style decision, and you shouldn't let anyone make you feel bad about painting. It's true that if someone in the future wanted to reveal the original woodwork again, it would take some work — but it
go of any of your home's original details, take the time to bring them to an architectural salvage yard. That way others who are renovating older homes can benefit!Tell us: Do you live in an old house? Have you changed — or would you like to change — any of your home's original details? Share your tales
The owners' photography collection is displayed on the plate rail in the dining room, where even the original built-in buffet was treated to a coat of paint. (The walls are probably painted Pith from Martha Stewart Living, the designer says; the trim is the brand's Bright White.) The custom chairs are
“top cabinets you can't see through” — Stevie
Mihaly Slocombe
4 Reviews
Basser House
Ideabooks1,518
Questions2
The new sunny L-shaped addition sits at the back of the original street-facing structure. It encompasses a dining area, kitchen and living area.
The architects echoed the gables of the original structure but shaped the ceiling to make the open space feel larger by bouncing
The new sunny L-shaped addition sits at the back of the original street-facing structure. It encompasses a dining area, kitchen and living area.The architects echoed the gables of the original structure but shaped the ceiling to make the open space feel larger by bouncing sunlight around up high. Recycled
The new sunny L-shaped addition sits at the back of the original street-facing structure. It encompasses a dining area, kitchen and living area.The architects echoed the gables of the original structure but shaped the ceiling to make the open space feel larger by bouncing sunlight
“2 ceiling fans” — lisam7777
Volz O'Connell Hutson
Austin Texas Residence
Ideabooks2,126
Questions3
sweeping front and side porches up and downstairs, and a new carriage house apartment. All the rooms and ceilings are wallpapered, original oak trim is stained, restoration of original light fixtures and replacement of missing ones, short, sheer curtains and roller shades at the windows. The project included
We remake this fixture from the originals. We make an entire line of matching mission lighting. ... Vintage Hardware and Lighting
Thank you, it's original to the house and has been restored; it's a c. 1890 fixture.
Woodwork and built-ins. Wherever possible, preserving fine original woodwork is worth the effort. Wood is becoming more and more expensive, and the level of craftsmanship in older homes is much higher than what you
“Honeybee wallpaper” — baebee
Design Platform
15 Reviews
Langley-Hawthorne Residence
Ideabooks130
Questions1
“I tried to take it back by working off the original plans they had,” DiCaprio says. “We uncovered the brick and reestablished the original layout for the kitchen and dining area, and tried to dial the rest back to the original.” The large photograph hanging on the pantry wall was done by a family friend
“Wheat grass print” — dfrost01
Holly Marder
The home of Aafke
Ideabooks342
Questions0
The dining chairs are an eclectic mix that includes two Eames originals, two Friso Kramer–inspired school chairs and a contemporary wire-framed chair. An oversize oval pendant by the Dutch firm Moooi hangs overhead. “I really like the size of this lamp, because it really fills the space,” says Kauffman
The dining chairs are an eclectic mix that includes two Eames originals, two Friso Kramer–inspired school chairs and a contemporary wire-framed chair. An oversize oval pendant by the Dutch firm Moooi hangs overhead. ‘I
The dining chairs are an eclectic mix that includes two Eames originals, two Friso Kramer–inspired school chairs and a contemporary wire-framed chair. An oversize oval pendant by the Dutch firm Moooi hangs overhead. “I
“Love colors” — clickrose
APD Interiors
3 Reviews
Islington Glass box extension
Ideabooks1,579
Questions2
between the new part of the home and the original brickwork. The superstrong structural glass is welded to the house for a sturdy construction.
The modern glass addition celebrates the contrast between the new part of the home and the original brickwork. The superstrong structural glass is welded to the house for a sturdy construction.
he modern glass addition celebrates the contrast between the new part of the home and the original brickwork. The superstrong structural glass is welded to the house for a sturdy construction
contrast between the new part of the home and the original brickwork. The superstrong structural glass is welded to the house for a sturdy construction.
The modern glass addition celebrates the contrast between the new part of the home and the original brickwork. The super strong structural glass is
“coffee chair & table” — Mayur Raghavani
AR Design Studio Ltd
5 Reviews
Manor House Stables
Ideabooks1,542
Questions4
like to keep some of the remaining original structures, just think I would paint out the underhalf of the side stall or scrape it a bit more as it feels dirty still.
stable conversion highlighting original timber features
retaining some original elements
Original features
“Wall” — wrightmedicalsolutions
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