Are you looking to spruce up your casual dining area for the spring? This featured dining room from Pottery Barn may be the inspiration you need. It features a weathered, pedestal dining table, contrasting black dining chairs, and a natural fiber rug. Add a convenient serving cart for an efficient entertaining area.

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Sumner Extending Pedestal Dining Table features a distressed finish that adds charm to your space. The large pedestal base and extending round top allows maximum seating capacity. Pottery Barn’s price is $1,499. Achieve the same look with the Cottage Oak Dining Table from Overstock.com. It is made from solid oak and costs $299.99. Savings: $1,199 (80%)

The Napoleon Rush Seat Chairs feature a classic key-hole curved back and rush seat. They come in several finish options, including the black finish featured in this inspiration room. Each chair costs $199. At that price, you will spend $1,194 to sit six people around the table! Save some money by purchasing the Empire Chairs from Overstock.com. They come in a black finish with the same key-hole style back, and the seats are solid wood. They are sold by the pair for $170.09, so six chairs will cost $510.27. Savings: $683.73 (57%)

A kitchen cart can be handy when entertaining. Set it up for buffet serving, a coffee bar or extra storage. The Old World Bar Cart Trolley from Premier Home Décor is fun and functional. It has a vintage European feel with wood shelves and iron framework. It costs $289.77. The Sloane Wine Bottle Bar Cart from Cost Plus World Market is similar in style and costs $114.99. Savings: $174.78 (60%)

The Round Jute Rug adds a natural texture to the floor and anchors this casual dining area. The 6’ round rug costs $149 plus a $21 shipping surcharge, for a total of $170. Once again, Overstock has the best comparison with the Hand-woven Braided Natural Jute Rug. The 6’ round option costs $89.99. Savings: $80 (48%)