“Designer Notebook”: Table Sizes and Seating

north carolina interior designer kathryn greeley uses designer sketchbook to illustrate table sizes and proper table seating capacities

My design clients are often curious about appropriate table sizes in regards to seating capacity. I thought that these charts might be a helpful tool, as well as inspiring!

north carolina interior designer kathryn greeley uses table charts for size and seating capacities

 The Seating Capacities Diagrams below are based on chairs that are 20” wide. The allowance between the chairs should be a minimum of 2” (tight) and 6” (roomy). Seating arrangements labeled ‘tight’ are for occasional use.

interior designer of asheville north carolina kathryn greeley uses table charts to help with appropriate seating sizes and capacities

interior designer of asheville north carolina kathryn greeley uses table charts to help with appropriate seating sizes and capacities

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2 Responses to “Designer Notebook”: Table Sizes and Seating

  1. Franki Parde says:

    We’ve got ten for dinner Sunday…it’s going to be 2 inches I’m afraid… 🙂 franki

  2. Kathryn says:

    that will just be cozy Franki!

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