When it comes to deciding upon a piece of furniture, then you have to consider so many things at a time. It includes the color of your walls, the wood used in your interiors, the color of your carpet and so on. When choosing your dining table, you must consider, whether the seats are comfortable, if the size of the table is enough for your family members, if the wood that has been used is of good quality, if the design is impressive, whether the style and shape of the table go with other furniture at your home. The year 2011 has been a year of blends, you can see a lot of dining table that have been inspired from the classical era, which are heavily wooden and you can also see the fresh contemporary designs that barely use wood. Here are ten amazing dining table designs of 2011 that can make any dining space the most stylish ever!
For those who have an eye for quality in design and manufacture, this is where the search for the perfect table begins. Information is everything, so to insure that you have made the best decision about buying the perfect modern dining table, check out some amazing designs out here right now.
Tom Miceli’s Concept Illuminated Dining Table
With the Illuminated Dining Table design by Tom Miceli, you can now make this one single furniture the center of attraction in your dining hall. This amazingly designed dining table is well-lit with a main central compartment that houses fiber optical lights along with some lights on the border of the table. So you don’t need to specially make arrangements for a candlelight dinner, as you would be indulging in one every night! Now you can invite guests home and get appreciated for this beauty of a table that will make your dinner look absolutely delectable. The optical fiber lighting in the table is powered by battery operated LED lights, hence you do not have to worry about the ugly cables. You can also opt for either single colored lights or even multicolored ones depending upon your choice. These LED illuminated tables would be easily available in various sizes, shapes, material and heights.
Serpent Dining Table by Peter Francis
The Serpent Dining Table is designed by Peter Francis and is a very simple looking table, yet very elegant. This table makes use of precision miter joints that are reinforced with cherry splines which actually help in connecting and locking the joints of the table together resulting in a very stylish and modern-looking design. The elegance of the cherry spline joints is reinforced as it is visible through the glass table top which adds more grace to the simple yet aesthetic design by Peter Francis.
Wood Dining Table by Pilot Design
The Wood Dining Table is a very unique design by Pilot Design with a distinct wedge shape that is actually designed to suit a similarly shaped room. This dining table can accommodate up to nine people. The table top is wooden with small aluminum disks that are inlayed in a vertical pattern that matches the crossbeam that is placed under the table. This table is made out of solid sweet gum wood with veneers.
Innovative Design Dining Table Swing
The Dining Table Swing is one of the most unique and innovative designs for a dining table with its most exquisite feature – swings in place of chairs! The entire design is balanced upon four pillars that actually is used for suspending the eight swing chairs and the GEO lampshade. This amazing dining table structure is crafted out of walnut veneer and is coated with mild steel. This table would cost you a whopping $ 4,600 USD!
Dining Table from Draenert
This amazing design of an expandable dining table from Draenert is fabulously conceptualized and executed. The design is very modern and saves on a lot of space as well. When not in use, this table can be pushed into a smaller size by pushing the two flaps of the table together. When you you have a large family gathering, then you can pull the two flaps apart to reveal a smaller center with two empty sides. This is a special design in which the two empty designs can be filled with two wheeled trolleys that can be carrying the food as they fit perfectly into the two side gaps. This is a very artistic and novel concept which looks very modernistic too! The table is made out of good quality steel which gives it good durability.
Wood dining table
Classic wood dining tables look very beautiful despite their overall traditional look. Their sheer elegance and sophisticated look does always keep them a notch above all other designs. Hence, classic furniture and classic dining tables are never out of vogue and are well sought after by homeowners who want to enhance the aesthetic appeal of their homes. For most, oak wood has been a favorite since many centuries and because of its longevity and elegance, oak dining tables are very much in demand even today. Oak has a characteristic warm hue that no other wood has, apart from that craftsmen can do a lot with the dynamic oak wood. However, investing in an oak wood dining table is an expensive proposition, however it is worth every penny of it! The cost is soon recovered as oak wood lasts for years on end and can be waxed, oiled or varnished to give it an entirely new and fresh look. Oak wood never ages and in fact can be an heirloom furniture that can be handed over to our grandchildren and further down the line.
Round glass dining table
A round glass dining table is a very fun shape and design and can actually accommodate more people in a small space. Not only is the shape very fun but a lot of experimentation in terms of designing and colors can make the round glass dining table a stylish acquisition. You can get these glass dining tables in various perimeters and therefore you must be clear on the exact size that you require in your dining room. Apart from the size, you must also be clear about the color combination and texture that you want – whether it should be smooth, frost, tinted – and it should also match your interiors too. However, do make sure you buy your round glass dining table with matching chairs, as looking for chairs later on can really mess up the look of the dining table.
Expandable Dining Table Design by Ozzio Design Italia
The Expandable Dining Table design by Ozzio Design Italia has a range of dining tables to choose from such as Sky Deco, Sky, Diamante and so on. The Diamante Expandable dining table has a mirror body and a glass top along with side extensions made out of glass that can be taken out during big gatherings. The other table called Sky has a metallic frame whereas the Sky Deco variety has a lacquered wooden frame. So, depending upon your preference you can select a table and an expandable table most certainly saves on a lot of space. Furthermore, these exquisite designs from Ozzio are very modern and chic as well for the modern-day household.
The Tavolo Dining Table
The Tavolo Dining Table is an elegant and rich design from the Italian manufacturer Arredamenti Diotti. This dining table comes in two colors, white and black, along with a glass top. The Tavolo is a great combination of classic style with modern design. The entire structure of the dining table is either a white of black wooden lacquered structure that is layered with a white or black tempered glass. The Tavolo is an impressive piece of furniture and is very reminiscent of neoclassic designs which has a lot of roundness and curves.
The Big Sur Dining Table
The Big Sur Dining Table is a design from Crate & Barrel and has a very environmental theme to it and exudes a sense of peace and calm in the dining room. The design has a very modern look to it and makes use of natural wood with a heavy and big structure so that the dining table actually looks very strong and imposing. The Big Sur has a rustic appeal which primarily lies in the natural splits that design the European white oak wood which looks very natural. The table top is made by one single piece of wood that actually show the inner rings of the tree and the table top is supported by four sturdy legs.