Bold Black and White Breakfast Nook With Thick Wall Stripes, Kelly Green L-Shaped Bench and Small Modern Dining Table
The L-shaped tufted bench makes a vibrant statement against the bold, thick wall stripes in this breakfast nook. The kelly green coloring of the bench compliments the floral wall art mounted above. Clear plastic chairs are seated on the opposite side of a modern oval dining table. An orange floral centerpiece and brass light fixture finish the chic design.
With a brilliant use of wall decals, HGTV fan naildinny created a stunning focal point in her classy dining room. Thirteen-inch wall pops — repeated over and over — are definitely an interesting dinnertime backdrop.
Black and White Contemporary Home Office With White Armchair
Sleek black and white decor keeps this home office simple, meditative and comfortable. Floating shelves and a curved dresser take storage up and off the floor while a chic armchair offers an ideal space for brainstorming.
Black and White Eclectic Living Room With Fireplace
Keep the color palette in a room the same and you can do most anything with the space. Case in point: This eclectic living room which uses black and white as a base to mix and match a wildly imaginative collection of accessories, art and furniture.
Fashionable Dining Room With Graphic Black & White Wallpaper
The dining room oozes style with a graphic black and white wallpaper that updates the space and adds interest. Upholstered, neutral dining chairs with white trim provide comfy seating around the chunky, traditional wood table.
Give your version of midcentury style a more personal look by letting your home’s geographic location influence the design. For this house in Austin, Texas, for example, designer Christen Ales, chose colors and motifs that nod to the southwestern site—and yet still have a midcentury look. “The décor mixes fun bohemian patterns and textures, like this wallpaper from Cavern Home, with modern and more traditional Mexican style furniture silhouettes for a clean, but eclectic look,” she says.
In a move that's almost sculptural in effect, a dining table is positioned in the center of a series of rooms with open doorways. Black accents throughout the home help give definition to the sea of white.
Bright white walls contrast against the exposed black wood beams in this welcoming living room. Above the buffet, a mirror, art and accessories are layered to give the space an eclectic, lived-in look.
This show stopping living room design creates the feeling of a larger space by using the stripes to draw the eye upward. Black and white walls add a sense of whimsy while creating a bold, daring statement. Beautiful, custom gray sofas draw frame the room and create a focal point of the fireplace that is defined by a black mantel with a white, marble slab inlay that adds softness to the room's design. Finally, a long, dramatic chandelier hangs eight feet from the floor to finish the space with a feeling of intimacy and warmth.
The distressed leather club chairs pair with a glam bar cart that lead into the kitchen and breakfast room. Black-and-white peel-and-stick tiles make a contrasting statement for the floor, while brass chairs surround the contemporary white table. A gallery wall of art fills the space from floor to ceiling.
Black and White Mantel and Accents Make Modern Living Room Pop
To make the white walls of this modern space pop, designers painted the mantel black and used black accents and furniture for contrast. This additional color warms up this area and draws the eye to the mantel, which is the focal point of this space.
Modern Black and White Home Office With Striped Ceiling
A black and white striped ceiling and black carpet create a bold look in this modern home office. Black-framed windows with black Roman shades pop against the white walls. A long black desk and white cabinet structure provide plenty of storage and work space while keeping the center of the room open.