Modern dining room with round dining table, gray upholstered dining chairs and a modern globe light fixture.

We spotted two dining rooms with a sophisticated designer decorating trick that anyone can do in their home, no matter the style. And it's the kind of trick that's subtle and smart, but can have a powerful visual effect on the look and feel of your space.

14 Ways to Get Scandinavian Style — Without Ikea!: There's a lot more to Scandinavian design beyond what's on sale at Ikea.

14 Ways to Get Scandinavian Style — Without Ikea!

Finnish designer Eero Saarinen's Tulip table is a classic that comes with a four-digit price tag, though there are numerous less expensive look-alikes. Source: Brittany Ambridge for Domino

Affordable home decor from Ikea? We turned celebrity stager and interior designer Cheryl Eisen, founder of Interior Marketing Group (she designed the aforementioned reality star’s now-infamous TriBeCa Airbnb) for her favorite ikea items

What A Celebrity Interior Designer Would Buy At Ikea

Designer James Huniford transforms a 1910 farmhouse into a contemporary home that's at once intimate and inviting.

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Chalky gray reclaimed wood floors and a muted beige color palette are the backdrop for a contemporary Hamptons farmhouse designed by James Huniford

dining room. damask wallpaper. chandelier.

Suzie: Buckingham Interiors - Chic, elegant dining room with gray damask wallpaper, drop-leaf .

5 Bold Pieces That Will Instantly Amp Up Your Style

5 Bold Pieces That Will Instantly Amp Up Your Style