It is a proven fact: When you have family and friends over, everyone tends to gather in the kitchen. This great open floor plan makes it easy for guests to be where the action is without feeling cramped.
Subtle accents work well in this large space and help tie the two open rooms together. The treetop ceiling-mounted light fixture, the rustic, lodge-inspired accessories, and the vase filled with fresh cranberries and rose hips create a relaxing scene.
A casual table comes in handy during because it is ready to go when you want to entertain. The matchstick wooden table runner brings great outdoorsy texture to the table. Topped with a centerpiece of berries and flowers, the table is as pretty as it is functional.