Open shelves are often the best storage option in a tight space, but you have to fill them wisely. Coordinating plates and serveware, like this pretty creamy collection, add a decorative element with a culinary tilt. See more at Shanty 2 Chic
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I like the paint and wainscoting--lighting--change out the chairs. This matches what we already have "COTTAGE AND VINE: Sherwin Williams Sensible Hue- nice wall color- but what I really like is the dark table and light chairs!