We’re busier than ever, and our lifestyles are in constant flux, but when it comes to special occasions, no room brings the family together like the dining room. From the meal on Mother’s Day to the warm, hearty dishes of Thanksgiving, how you style the tablescape makes a huge difference. Are you ready to up your decorating ante, and in the process, delight your guests with your sophisticated style?

If so, we’ve got one room and three great styles to help get you there.

Magnolia Rustic

Bring the homey beauty of the south right into your dining room with the magnolia rustic look:

  • Using a neutral toned table runner, this style is accentuated by lofty whites, with magnolia flowers as the plate centerpieces to tie it all together.
  • Layer plates to bring pops of green into the space for a welcome dollop of color.
  • Rustic candle holders help light up the scene with a warm, inviting glow.

This chic look is perfect for any special occasion, and instantly adds beauty to your dining room.

Nautical Harvest

If it’s the ocean that speaks to you, you’ll love the beachy vibe of this nautical harvest tablescape:

  • Adorned with a wooden plaque centerpiece, star fish and pops of tropical flair, you’ll be instantly transported to the beach with this fun dining room setup.
  • Incorporate a sailboat and other greenery to add extra style.
  • A convenient server holds extra storage and additional decorating opportunities.

Your guests will hear the crashing of beach waves in no time. Enjoy this style for a fun themed party or event.

Autumn Elegance

When the weather turns colder, there’s no better way to decorate than with deep, rich colors and well-lit centerpieces.

  • The splendor of a metallic gold tablescape brings elegance and charm to the dining room.
  • Dark accents on the plates pull colors of the season together.
  • Add symmetry and color to the dining room with table runners and place mats in coordinating colors.

No matter how cold it is outside, you’ll feel nothing but warmth with this dining room table and chairs.

Changing your dining room style is simple with these classy and upscale decor ideas.

Do you have a favorite dining room style of the three? We’d love to hear from you!