some sort of branch installation over the dance floor or head table could be beautiful, and great for fall
Main Idea vs. Theme Sort! Free download. Plus a blog entry with other great ideas.
The "Street Seats" project inspired this thought: Mismatched dining chairs can look sort of awkward, but painting them all the same color could create enough uniformity that they could turn out to look really great together. Or, if you tend towards the whimsical, you could paint each chair and the table several random bright colors to really emphasize the differences!
console-table-- not all of us have 12x12 entry areas lol---this is great