Your dining room table is just as much an expression of your taste as the food you serve on it. Here, you'll find a dozen options in a multitude of styles to suit any home. | Story by Libby Monteith Minor
The dining room of the historic Ernest Hemmingway home in Key West, Florida proves that formal doesn't have to be fussy. In this case, the dark wood of the traditional pedestal table is set off by bright tropical colors. Coral-upholstered chairs surround the table, turquoise draperies frame the window, and a showstopping chandelier adds sparkle.