Using Black in your colour scheme is the
perfect way to make your interior feel more stylish and modern. Here are just
five ways you can use black paint colours to create a super chic space.
You can use black in multiple ways in the kitchen depending on how you want the space to look.
You could use black on the cabinetry combined with natural materials for a warm
scheme or use black on the walls teamed with white cabinetry for a modern,
You could also paint your cabinets black and add a pop of colour on the walls for a unique look. Adding greenery and kitchen accessories to a black kitchen will really enhance the whole appearance.
If your windows need an update, painting the frames black will instantly lift them and give a sleek look. Why stop at the windows? Painting your doors and trim will give a cohesive feel.
One of the real
benefits of using black within a scheme is that it can be used with any colour
which often enhances the visual qualities of the colour.
Bright hues used with black often seem more vibrant whilst calming mid tones can look really elegant. Why not paint a few samples of your favourite colours and place them next to a sample of black to see the kind of effect it can have!
Photos courtesy of Farrow & Ball. Colours, Vert De Terre, Cane and Cola (from the F&B Archive Collection, available in store).
If you want to go
all in, creating a feature wall using black paint or wallpaper can give your
room a real focal point.
Painting panelling black can give a traditional look a modern twist whilst black feature walls can add real depth to your space. When choosing your finish, a matt black can add even more depth to your space.
Photos courtesy of Farrow & Ball. Colour, Railings.
If you want to incorporate
a small amount of black within your space, using a wallpaper design with black
as a part of the colourway is a fantastic way to do this as the colour will
look less concentrated, drawing your eye to the pattern as well as colour. Here
are just a few of our favourite designs from our exclusive collections!