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How to Create an African Inspired Dining Room

How can we achieve interior designs which create an African inspired dining room? It is true that creating a dining room which is African inspired is being seen as a very great way to celebrate where we really came from; or even just to show our love in the culture of the Africans. Now here are some great tips that we could use which will surely help us too.

African style painting

To have an interior design which create an African inspired dining room, it is very important to do it in a very coordinated way. Like for an instance, our flooring must be covered with some rugs which are made from the natural substances such as the grass cloth or hemp. The coverings of our floor could also be bounded from some animal prints around its edges. Or even have some Egyptian border which has been stenciled in it.

Let’s now talk about our wall color and the hangings that we could put in it. We could simply put some faux finishing in our walls with the use of a sponge or even a rag rolling technique by simply using some naturally earth-toned colors. As for our hangings, we could simply have some African artifacts in some shadow boxes; or even a quilt which is made from some Kente cloth will also do and a lot even more.

African decor dining room

When it comes with our tables and chairs it is very advisable to use a simple and yet an elegantly looking dark wood table which will surely blend well with our African decorated room. We could also have some intricately carved and heavily made table of Mukwa wood which are just being exported from Africa and also have some chairs made out of it. Or, if we don’t want this one, we could have a simple Parsons chair which can be easily covered with an earth tone fabric or even an animal print which will surely match our rug trim area.

Those are just some of the specific areas that we have to consider in making an interior design which create an African inspired dining room. The other areas that we should consider are our window treatments, accessories, and a lot even more. If we really want to have our own African inspired dining room all we have to do is to search for the possible and rightful way in doing it so. It won’t hurt us if we are going to search for more ways to have a lot of different tips and then choose the right one that we truly want. That’s not all, this African inspired dining room will let us feel like we are really in Africa while eating our favorite African dish.

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Nilda Nora

I love writing about interior design.

  • cam

    i love and to see more.