40 Dining Room Pendant Lighting Dark Hardwood Floors Design Photos And Ideas

The great room offers direct access to the wide veranda and extensive use of wood combined with the ample glazing brings the outdoors in.
Cal and Macy enjoy a snack from Mom at the almost 14-foot-long walnut slab table sourced from Arborica in Marshall, California. The wood came from a tree that fell into a Palo Alto, California, street. A trio of Tom Dixon Beat Lamps provide the perfect counterpoint to a slew of black plastic Eames shell chairs from Herman Miller.
An internal mezzanine makes an ideal sleeping space.
A view of the kitchen, dining area, and loft lounge from the bathroom.
There is a built-in dining nook with a custom walnut dining table and two benches that can fit up to six people. When mealtime is over, the automated table can be lowered at the push of a button to create more lounging room. This space is also large enough to fit a king size bed.
Guests are greeted by plush leather booths and classic hardwood floors in the chic bar area.
A few steps down leads to a formal dining area.
The kitchen and dining room is housed on the first floor of Bofill's abode.
Easton and Wright in their dining room. The redwood flooring in the living and dining rooms continues onto the deck.
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On the top floor, you’ll find The Boardroom, a private dining room that holds its own private bar.
In The Resting Room, master distiller Jake Burger and a team of instructors create their gin in two 30-liter copper stills on-site. You can also test out a curated selection of international spirits that have been aged in handmade barrels that sit above the bar.
A table and chairs from Classic Home in the Dallas Market furnish the dining area. The chairs were upholstered by Berkeley Fabrics & Upholstery. Lynn created the fixture overhead with hardware from Tech Lighting. “I never turn  on the lights during the day,” she says. “Even if it’s cloudy outside, there’s plenty of light in here.”
In the kitchen, matte Caesarstone tops an island composed of custom millwork and stainless-steel Ikea cabinetry. A bright-green Vola faucet adds an idiosyncratic touch of color.
The dining room hosts a dining table that they found on Craig’s List, which Carly painted this bright blue in the basement of her old apartment.
To create a better flow, they took out the wall between the kitchen and dining rooms and added a peninsula where they could put bar stools for people to hang out while they’re cooking. They also moved the range closer to the peninsula to create a better layout for entertaining. Finally, the installed new quartz countertops and cabinets. They salvaged some of the old cabinets and repurposed them in the laundry room downstairs.
In the dining room, the family gathers beneath a cluster of IKEA Ranarp pendants.
A row of vintage iron cabinets, mostly recovered from doctors’ and dentists’ offices, separate the kitchen from the dining area. The Gervasoni table was designed by close friend Paola Navone. Architect Dominique Perrault and designer Gaëlle Lauriot-Prévost are responsible for the the tubular pendants over the dining table, which resemble old subway lamps.
In the dining room, the vintage table and chairs are set off by a Modo Chandelier from Roll & Hill and a vibrantly patterned Anthropologie rug.
Mary Blodgett and Carlton Calvin initially approached Fung + Blatt to design a ceramics studio on their Southern California property, which contains a 1950s house by modernist architect Calvin Straub.
Designer Christiane Hogner, Bruxelles
Table Cassina LC15 by Le Corbusier, Rival Chairs by Konstantin Grcic for Artek with Kvadrat fabric, bar cart by Rossana Orlandi,
The fourth-floor kitchen features appliances by Miele, and Heracleum II pendants by Bertjan Pot for Moooi hang over both the kitchen island and the dining table.
Living/Dining
Visitors pass by a sentry wall of lamps from Design House Stockholm on their way to the airy living-dining room with its 52 windows.
The materials palette is similarly restrained, making the only natural piece of wood in the house—the almost 14-foot-long walnut slab in the kitchen—really stand out. "If there was wood everywhere it would lose its gravitas," notes Chris.
Materials throughout the house are elemental, befitting its wilderness setting. The walls are made of cross-laminated timber and the floors are slabs of heated concrete.
Sheer gray curtains by Ulf Moritz for Sahco add to the apartment’s moody atmosphere.

The modern dining room is where the universal ritual of breaking bread brings us together. The projects below showcase elegant configurations and designs that encompass chairs and tables, bars and stools, lighting, flooring, and fireplaces.