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Guest Picks: Chic Black Accents
"classic black accents. In anything from lighting to art, to textiles and furniture... several black accent pieces in my own home for some time now. As I work through each... s, my black accent pieces are here to stay! And I hope you can find room for one... touch of black helps bring a room together. Sophisticated, bold, simple or elegant —... style, black can help ground a room or take it to the next level. I have been trying..."
Wake Up Your Woodwork With Black
Strike a dramatic note with black window frames, shelves, stairs and more, making features stand out or blend in
"note with black window frames, shelves, stairs and more, making features stand out or... home. Black is having a moment — and with good reason. Used on shelving, cabinets... entirely in black, but that’s fine. With the dark stuff, a little goes a long way.... out!) Black is very cool The black on black stairs are NOT a good idea. A friend... opening black as well? I love the way the black looks as an accent, however if you..."
11 Reasons to Paint Your Interior Doors Black
"beauty of black doors. I had never thought about painting my doors black before. But... Ceilings Black, and I was an instant convert. Black doors don’t seem quite as radical... ceilings black, either. Then I wrote a piece for Houzz called 11 Reasons to Paint Your... paint it black I used to have black accent walls and black doors. I also kept most of... have a black front door and we love that, but I would have never considered black..."
Home Noir: Black Exteriors Emerge From the Shadows
People are darkening their doorsteps more and more around the U.S. — but is the trend a bright idea?
"numbers of black-colored buildings were reported on Houzz last year, and since then I’ve... Paint It Black, King notes that the trend is making a change in San Francisco, a city... 'mysterious black' but no 'boring black.' I love black accents: black doors, black shutters... 'boring black.' There's 'dramatic black' 'classic black' 'eye-catching black' 'mysterious... exterior black should probably be confined to a glossy black door and black down-pipes..."
Quick Update: Beautiful Black Lampshades
"with a black shade on table lamp, pendant or chandelier... little black. Think of a bright and crisp white room. A black accent here or there... where a black lampshade (or two) adds some drama — and looks both modern and chic.... idea of black lampshades, especially in the bedroom, because they feel romantic in... about black and coral? MAKE SURE YOUR BLACK SHADE IS WELL LINED OTHERWISE THE SHADE... beautiful black lampshade fnishes a room like a beautiful pair of black pumps can finish..."
Bathed in Color: When to Use Black in the Bath
"bring black in for a dramatic and elegant bath that's different from all the rest... with black in a bath, along with a selection of black paint colors to try in your own... Black is admittedly an unconventional color choice for a dominant color. Making it... selection of black bathrooms featured below. Here you'll find tips for how to work with... restrooms with black and some color. Black does not have to mean black an white! I love black..."
Every Room Needs a Little Bit of Black
"colors was black.’ — Pierre-Auguste Renoir... little black dress is so important in any woman’s wardrobe is that it is black. Black... Black goes with anything, is always classy, is never out of style and oh-so-seductively... design. Black is the universal color — or noncolor, as some would argue. In concert... touch of black.” It’s like a touch of horseradish in a bland sauce — it adds just the... too much black? I agree! Love the use of black in these photos! YAY for black. Here..."
Bet on Black and Red for a Winning Combination
"red and black around the home... colors are black and red, a palette you maybe haven’t considered for your home. But you... red and black accent tile created to match a clients new bathroom vessel sink. I can't... with a black/white/red theme. I actually built a black house with a red door once... red and black"! And any appearance of red and black is an open invitation to a pep... Red and black can be applied elsewhere in life too. We were married in black, red,..."
11 Reasons to Paint Your Ceiling Black
Mask flaws, trick the eye, create drama ... a black ceiling solves a host of design dilemmas while looking smashing
"... a black ceiling solves a host of design dilemmas while looking smashing... little black dress is the ne plus ultra of fashion, then the little black ceiling... color. Black ceilings? It sounded like something only a rebellious teenager would... convert. Black ceilings can hide a multitude of sins, call attention to something you... The black is special. cynthia... i am so tempted, but black: flat black, warm black..."
Color Guide: How to Work With Black
Take a walk on the dark side — your home has nothing to fear with this color when you know how to use it
"read as black, and ashy blacks that read as charcoal. There are flat black and glossy... fashion — black is a serious color. As Henri Matisse said, "Black is a force." And using... of all, black is beautiful. Like all colors, black has variations. There is true... glossy black, and everything in between. Many people assume that using black in decor... which black to use and where to use it. Here are examples of black done right in..."
Cooking With Color: When to Use Black in the Kitchen
Consider sampling Caviar or Cracked Pepper on your kitchen walls or cabinets for richness and impact
"using black as more than a mere accent color. Yes, black can suck a good deal of... Black is a classic hue in fashion — there's the little black dress and the debonair... debonair black tuxedo, and I'm sure I'm not the only one out there with way more pairs... pairs of black shoes in my closet than there are days of the week. Yet when it comes... work with black in the kitchen.... I love black! My bedroom has 2 black walls with black and white damask wallpaper and..."
Color Feast: When to Use Black in the Dining Room
"Black is anything but basic when you glam up a dining space with it. Here's how to... working with black along with these seven sensational black dining rooms to inspire you... ooked black as a feature color in your dining room. Injecting a generous swath of... of black is an easy way to add drama and elegance to a space. But before you clad... of the black that was left by the previous owners. This includes black accent walls..."
Get a Knack for Black in the Garden
Dark walls, furniture and foliage do more than add drama in the landscape; they can be strategic design elements
"sophisticated, black is having a moment in architecture and interiors. Black in the garden... design and black containers contrast with light, finely textured foliage. Could you use... use black in the garden? Here are some ideas to get you started.... more...black-green fence, black low-voltage lighting, black shutters, black bench... grey and black accents. (We painted the front door glossy black just this summer!)..."
Design 2011: Black Casework, Doors and Cabinetry
"All-Black Doors, Trim and Cabinets Will Add to the Year's Chic Appeal... "almost black" walls, but for 2011 I believe we will flip flop to adore black crown... know that black is one of the most sophisticated of colors, but for light-starved people... walls, black casework is a perfect example of a timeless classic for the home.... because black is the ultimate "dust catcher". Beautiful, sexy Black! Great tips and..."
White Toilet, Black Lid: Trending in a Bathroom Near You
"with a black seat and lid — it added such a sharp vintage-y touch. I loved the look... had “get black toilet seat” on my home to-do list for about seven years now (this is... look of black and white tile, the trend has crept its way into bathrooms of all styles... wearing black lids in all sorts of chic bathrooms.... room with black accents. This will be perfect! The contrasting black seat looks nice... without :) Black brings in the sharp contrast on white. My concern is that black seats..."