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Eco-Chic Dining Room

A green cottage design makes the most of surrounding nature.

White walls with large windows on both sides let in lots of sunlight and ambient heat and provide a fantastic view of the trees around the property. Country style exposed brick, stacks of logs and a simple wood table offer contrast to the polished concrete floors, Dash & Albert rug and red pendant light, which inject modern energy and colour into the space. Clear acrylic dining chairs from Ikea keep the room airy and sophisticated.

See more modern country interiors in our photo gallery. For more eco-friendly ideas, see our Photo Gallery: Green Design.

  • Photographer: André Rider
  • Source: Maison & Demeure May 2010 issue
  • Products: Table, made to measure; chairs, pendant, Ikea; carpet, Y&Co.; wooden bowl, Mà; napkins, Ten Thousand Villages.

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