Sep 19, 2014
Fall decorating trend: Black is the new black
Black on whiteSource: Stacey Brandford Credits: Style at Home
Arguably the design world’s most popular colour combination, black and white have been paired together over the decades to create some incredibly timeless looks. In this room, we see black contrasted against white to play up the room’s modern attributes, with the darker hue taking centre stage in the lacquered table and leather bench.
Dramatic bathroomSource: Michael Nangreaves Credits: Style at Home
Black in the bathroom? That’s right! Trade in floor-to-ceiling white for the timeless elegance of black with richly painted walls – just remember to give the space plenty of natural light and reflective surfaces to veer it away from feeling dreary.
Chic charcoalSource: Stacey Brandford Credits: Style at Home
If you’re not ready to introduce the blackest-of-blacks into your home, try a lighter shade of the hue. A charcoal-coloured wall gives you the same high-impact drama of a deep ebony, but with an added softness.