50 Shots of Dining Rooms From 60+ Years of Shelter Mags

Curbed

As the day of gorging (and family, and giving thanks, blah, blah, blah) draws near, it seems entirely appropriate to once again look at rooms dedicated to dinner; particularly those eye-popping dining rooms found in the archives of shelter magazines and brochures. Above, find fairytale-like illustrations in House Beautiful's June 1948 issue, Architectural Digest's monochromatic head-scratchers of the 1970s—and the magazine's cringe-inducing dining rooms of the '90s—and Elle Decor's effusively decked place settings of the aughts. Do have a look.

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