The wood-topped kitchen island, black cabinets and marble backsplash are classic details in this traditional kitchen. The chandelier, paisley window treatments and covered bar stools add an elegant touch.
Black distressed cabinets lightened with custom leaded glass panels provide a dramatic backdrop for hand-scraped hickory flooring stained with black distressing in this stunning kitchen. The dark color palette lends an element of surprise to the classic space.
Black Traditional Butler's Pantry With Glass Cabinets
Located conveniently next to the kitchen, this butler's pantry keeps wine glasses stowed away behind pretty glass cabinets. A miniature refrigerator keeps wine chilled and ready for serving. An arabesque tile backsplash adds interest to break up the black cabinetry.
From the mirrored vanity to the hexagonal marble sink, this small bathroom is loaded with opulent fittings and fixtures. Dark stain brings a stately presence to the vanity surround, while black and gold wallpaper gives the room a cozy, intimate feel.
Black cabinets are paired with neutral stone countertops and brown tile floor in this home theater wet bar and mini kitchen. Small brown square tiles create a eye-catching backsplash, while glass upper cabinets allow the homeowners to display glassware.
The rear facade of this Brooklyn townhouse is painted all-black, a bold decision that lends drama to the traditional structure. A bricked terrace adds to the home's livable space, while a tall fence provides privacy.
The beauty is in the details in this traditional butler's pantry. A hand-poured tile backsplash adds an elegant touch, while the hammered metal sink elevates this space's style even more. Crystal knobs look especially chic against black cabinets.
Black distressed cabinets, a few lightened with custom leaded glass panels, provide a gorgeous backdrop for this traditional kitchen. An island with a warm wood countertop is paired with upholstered barstools, providing a cozy dining spot for three.
Designer Don Sharp of Sharp Design Studio designs a laundry room that fits the size of this Tampa Bay house. Lots of black cabinets and open cabinets provide plenty of storage, while also creating a stylish space.
Floral wallpaper makes a dramatic statement in this traditional dining room. A classic dining table and chairs is highlighted by a stunning crystal chandelier. Apple green carpet and curtains pick up shades from the wallpaper.
Traditional Lounge Blends Old World Style, Modern Details
Fascinated by Napoleon's travels and conquests, designer Garrow Kedigian transformed this traditional lounge into a collector's paradise. Classically-inspired pieces shine like jewels against the black walls, while chalk-drawn details add a whimsical, modern touch.
A basement gaming room features Chesterfield leather furniture for a comfortable seating area, a bar area and a billiards table. In the back corner, a small table with club chairs is set up for card or board games.
In this traditional lounge designed with Napoleon in mind, chalk paint becomes a thoughtful medium for capturing Old World details on a modern canvas. A gold velvet sofa and ruby-colored slipper chair pair well with a swirling mirror, making the space seem large and luxurious.
Surrounded by black walls and ornate chalk-drawn details, two midcentury modern lamps with teal shades add an unexpected pop of color to this traditional lounge. Between them, a portrait of Napoleon Bonaparte nods to the historic figure that inspired this space.