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7 Black and White Rooms - and Why We Love Them

Take a peek into these black and white rooms – from an all-black home theater to an eclectic marble living room – for some sleek design inspiration. Happy styling!

1 | Black and White Bedroom: Modern Style

What it is:

The mod silhouettes and colors of the black table lamp and natural accent chair complement a sophisticated black panel bed with a maple finish.

Why we love it:

This modern bedroom encapsulates the reason black and white décor is so predominant within the design world: crisp black accents stand out against clean white walls and floors to create an aesthetic both fresh and timeless.  

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2 | Black and White Living Room: Modern Style

black and white den

What it is:

A natural white loveseat and sofa set with lush cushions shine when paired with the sleek lines of a dark transitional cocktail table.

Why we love it:

Ok, so technically this one is grey and white, but the grey is dark enough – and we simply love this look so much! – that we couldn’t help but throw it on our list. Shades of soft white play off the warmth of the rich charcoal finish, keeping a breezy feel. 

3 | Black and White Dining Room: Modern Style

What it is:

A minimalistic dining table and chairs set the scene for an abundance of pattern and texture through a marble wall and cozy area rug.

Why we love it:

With only a houseplant for a pop of color, this monochrome dining room keeps the color palette restrained to draw the attention to mid-century silhouettes and a stunning hanging light fixture. 

black and white kitchen

4 | Black and White Dining Room: Country Style

black and white dining

What it is:

Black-and-white meets farmhouse chic with black hoop chairs and an off-white dining table.

Why we love it:

Distressed finishes and country scallops steal the show, while black dining chairs and a white dining table bring unexpected contrast to this quaint dining room.

5 | Black and White Living Room: Modern Style

What it is:

With a luxurious leather sofa in a spectacular lighter shade of black – and a matching set of warm cedar chairs – this living room takes lounging seriously.

Why we love it:

Black accents pop against crisp white walls, and a neutral floor adds a touch of relaxed style.

black and white home

6 | Black and White Living Room: Transitional Style

black and white interior

What it is:

A whimsical arrangement of houseplants and table lamps frame a black leather armchair with a metallic finish. 

Why we love it:

This cozy living room corner takes advantage of the minimalistic color scheme to spotlight contemporary marble and a playful lighting arrangement. Black and white never felt so colorful! 

7 | Black and White Home Theater: Modern Style

What it is:

A trio of power reclining sofas makes up the heart of this all-black home theater.

Why we love it:

This stunning home theater proves that last is definitely not least – and black is anything but boring. The monochrome palette keeps the focus on pops of silver details and contrasting textures.

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