Dining rooms are a place to get dramatic. They're often used for entertaining and they're a room where we might take risks we would't dare elsewhere. That's where eggplant comes in. It might a a vegetable (a fruit, actually), but it's also a dark, rich, sexy color that would make a bold statement in the dining room:
So, while the eggplant on your plate might be something spectacular, also consider what it could be on the walls
! We especially love the color paired with creamy whites as seen in a few of these examples.
Related: Recipe: Lentils with Broiled Eggplant
(Images: Domino, Windsor Smith, HB Home, Birmingham Home & Garden, Angie Hranowsky)