Elegant Black-and-White Great Room with Floral Photograph
A photograph of flowers on a dark background by Whitney Ott bursts forth in a black-and-white great room designed by Barbara Westbrook for the Southeastern Designer Showhouse and Gardens in Atlanta. Other dramatic details in the room include the candelabra.
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 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 Dining Room With Patterned Wallpaper
A black and white color scheme can be considered neutral, but in this dining room it's anything but. Funky patterned wallpaper plays off a differently patterned black and white rug. The farmhouse table pairs nicely with wishbone chairs, and a gathering of plants with antler horns gives the space an outdoorsy flair. A large hanging light fixture provides plenty of light, and a red tray on the table adds a punch of color.
The black and white base of this home's palette serves as a springboard for imaginative layering of bright colors and bold patterns. Here, a tiny nook over the kitchen becomes a vibrant home office with tropical green wallpaper.
Black-and-White Dining Room Mixes Classic and Modern
The prior design of the space was traditional, but the homeowners wanted to incorporate a modern look. Classic architectural details, like the bright white coffered ceiling and sophisticated moldings, pair with contemporary elements, from the dangling chandelier to the graphic-patterned wallpaper. Hammered black chairs combine with a long rectangular table, perfect for entertaining or family dinners.
Black and White Transitional Dining Room With Gray Curtains
This elegant formal dining room is a study in contrasts: white paneling on one side of the room, a black built-in cabinet on the other. Gray velvet curtains split the difference along the back windows and help to unify the look.
A classic black and white color palette characterizes the living room, from the walls to the massive overhead pendant light. The palette repeats throughout the home, providing the perfect canvas for the many pops of color that bring the combination of Angolan and African American cultures that characterize the family into the space. As a final touch, plants lend a colorful touch of life that makes the space even more inviting.
Vintage Furniture in Simple, Traditional Dining Area
This simple dining area designed by Emily Henderson for Secrets From a Stylist features a drop-leaf table and black Windsor chairs. Black-and-white toile wallpaper sets a traditional backdrop to the space.
Eclectic Living Room With Midcentury Modern Armchairs and Floral Wallpaper
This lively living room features two bold yellow midcentury modern chairs positioned on either side of a traditional piano. Black and white floral wallpaper provides a backdrop, while potted plants add a touch of natural decor. The cozy gray sectional provides a cozy spot to relax.