Interior Design Trends - Monochrome Interiors

The Monochrome look is certainly a striking one! Using the full range from black to white incorporating a wide range of soft or bold greys in between. 
Minimal white or grey walls act as the perfect base for a pared-back Scandinavian look and black walls create a spectacular backdrop that can provide a cosy feel. 

Black & white Jaspe Stripe Wallpaper in a hallway and up the staircase.

Try choosing a black, white or grey furniture as the base for your monochrome look. Build on this with bold black & white home accessories.

Concrete Loveletter Wallpaper in dark grey with white flower vases displayed.

When working with a limited colour palette, it is important to incorporate contrasting materials and textures to keep the scheme warm and inviting. Layering is key, keeping the look fresh and contemporary whilst adding comfort.

Plaid Wool Knit Throw on a hanging wicker chair in a minimal white room.

As well as using varying textures, mixed materials can also depth to your room. Wood brings a natural warmth to deep blacks and crisp whites.

Oak Bar Stools at a black kitchen breakfast bar.

Accents of brass, gold and marble add a luxury feel.

Close up view of black & white marble table lamps.


Plants & foliage can really bring a monochromatic scheme to life. Gorgeous greenery will add a touch of colour to your room too.

Oversize green plant next to a black chair in front of a white marble wall.

For a modern & contemporary feel, introduce some metallic lighting into your Monochrome scheme. Black and copper are an awesome pairing or go for white and gold - a match made in heaven!

White & gold modern chandelier against a grey brick wall.

Geometric patterns work brilliantly in a monochrome colourway.  What could be considered brash is regarded super stylish in black and white.

Herringbone wallpaper in black and white in a minimal setting.

A gallery wall is an easy introduction to the monochrome trend, especially if you don’t want to commit to tiles or walls. Use a variety of shapes and sizes for a stunning display or go bold and display multiples of duplicate prints together.

Black & white prints depicting a hand drawn portraits of a man and a woman.

Introduce a pop of colour for stand-out style. Zesty yellow is HOT right now and looks great in a monochrome interior scheme. 

Bold yellow light shown in front of a black brick wall.

Whether you prefer clean and crisp interior styling or an eclectic mismatch, in monochrome you can go wild, safe in the knowledge that everything looks chic in black and white!

 


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