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3 Styles of French Country Round Tables

It is said that a round table fosters lively conversation—and these French Country Dining Tables certainly create plenty of banter. Gather ’round to see 3 styles of French Country Dining Tables that would fit right into your farmhouse, cottage or traditional home.

What are the attributes of a French Country Dining Table?
French Country round dining tables classically feature round and ball turnings, contoured feet and solid wood tops. The dining tables are often made with lightly distressed pine wood tops, or reclaimed barnwood tops for an authentic charm.

Country French dining tables are intended for daily use, so tops are water-sealed and waxed to prevent water rings and surface stains. These French Country tables are perfect for a rustic summer dinner, or a four-course holiday meal, because the classic styling can be dressed-up or down.

Perfect Size Dining Table for a Family
The 48″ Round Extension Dining Table is a French Country classic for a family of four. The table seats four family members when closed, but has the versatility to open up to add a center leave to seat 6-8 when guest arrive. It’s the perfect size for a kitchen table, or a small dining room with space for expansion. Tip: The turned pedestal base allows guests to sit comfortably without the impediment of of traditional legs.

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48″ Round Pedestal Dining Table seats a family of 4 when closed.
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48″ Round Pedestal Dining Table opens up to an oval seating 8-10 dinner guests.

 

Classic Round Dining Table for a Kitchen or Dining Room
The 48″ Round Turned Leg Dining Table is a French Country favorite for its elegant turned legs with ball and round turnings. The round dining table with legs has flexibility to open up to an oval with 2 additional leaves. The classic French Country white distressed finish adds charm and character to the table. White is perhaps the most popular color in French Country decorating for its neutral versatility.  The solid wood top and painted base calls guest to relax, sit and linger. Tip: This round extending dining table can be finished in a variety of colors for a traditional, cottage, lake house, or rustic feel.

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48″ Round Turned Leg Dining Table generously seats a family of 4 when closed.
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The 48″ Round extends to an oval with the addition of two leaves, seating up to 10 guests.

 

A Grand, 72″ Round Pedestal Dining Table
Ramp up French Country elegance in a room with this 72″ Round Pedestal Dining Table. The grand table can seat up to 8 guest in the round for lively dinner conversation. The showstopping, 6ft. round top has an ogee cut edge and elegant contoured skirt. The base is a beautiful onion design carved from a solid block of maple. The elevated platform base has three-tiers of molding adding grandeur to the dining table. The top is shown in a black cherry stain with black base for added sophistication. The grand table is a statement piece in a large dining room, great room or large entry foyer. Tip: This round pedestal table can be built in 60″, 54″ sizes.

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72″ Round Pedestal Dining Table seats up to 8 people around the elegant piece.

 

Any of these charming, yet elegant tables will add French Country style to your dining room. Which would you choose?

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