When decorating, it’s typical to get stuck in the middle of the process, wondering where to go next. It seems like certain decisions are intuitive and were made in a matter of minutes. But it’s the other two or three major choices that have kept you second guessing yourself for countless hours. Found a one of a kind dining table that you instantly fell in love with? Now you are probably doubting which chairs would look good with it. You might be in between two options, or you might not know what will work at all.

To help you find some solutions to your design queries, we’ve rounded up inspiration from our past issues along with some key things to think about. But our biggest tip when trying to find the right table to chair pairing is to take one chair home and see how it looks. It’s a lot easier to return one chair than six, or eight!