Do you want to arrange your contemporary living room in black or in dark colors? Black color is often associated with elegance and luxury. Yet it is rarely chosen as the dominant color in classic interiors.
Black is becoming, more and more, a frequent choice for the decoration and decoration by some contemporary designers. Intense and modern color, it is able to adapt to any room and stick to all interior styles. However, a room made entirely of black may become too dark. How then to harmonize and soften the dominant presence of this color in a living space? The answer is that to balance it, you have to marry it to other colors. The most common weddings are between black and white, black and gray, black and red. In reality, several combinations are possible. We invite you to discover our gallery of 45 examples of different salons to find ideas and discover how to bring black into your living room interior. Here are the answers…
Contemporary living room and design with black leather sofa
Black is not a color per se. However, it includes all the characteristics of a color and can set the tone in the decoration. Easy to associate, the black takes place in all rooms and it is forbidden anywhere. Black is often perceived as austere, too dark and imposing. Currently, we discover more and more its charm and its decorative power to, ultimately, qualify as elegant and discreet. Now, he settles on the walls with a matte paint - intense and refined - on furniture, lighting and decoration. It is easily associated with natural tones or light and pastel shades. If you have decided to welcome this color in your living room, it is certain that its presence will give character to your room. To reveal its charm, give importance to small decorative details.
Contemporary living room and dark paint color idea
You can welcome black in many ways. Use it in small keys or make it the dominant color by painting your walls and ceiling in black. In painting and in small quantities, the black will emphasize the architectural lines and give a little more pace to the space. It's a good choice for small salons .
Contemporary living room with colorful and white accents
In small quantities, black is also a color that highlights the furniture and the room. For this reason, picture frames are often black. In this way, the works are highlighted. The dark colours can also dress beams, stairs, door frames or windows. One can always accentuate and make more elegant an interior where light colors predominate, adding elements in dark colors.
Living room with brown wooden wall and black leather sofas
In large quantities, black, brown and dark gray sublimate the other colors. They bring out the shapes of furniture and decoration. For example, you can opt for a floor and ceiling covering in black or brown. In this case, it is necessary to choose a suitable lighting so that your living room does not become too dark. Do you know that depending on the light received (natural or artificial, strong or soft), some dark colors may change hue? The suspended luminaires will give dynamism to the room, while the dimmed floor lamps will create a cozy and discreet atmosphere. Black, brown and dark gray are adaptive colors. Married with gold, the dark colors will give a feeling of luxury and exclusivity. Associated with marble, they reveal themselves to be modern and design. Combined with stainless steel, they will create a futuristic atmosphere. In duet with wood, the dark colors look soft.
Contemporary living room: idea of dark paint color and harmony of colors
Contemporary living room and elegant color balance
Classic wedding in black and white
Contemporary and elegant interior
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Black living room with furniture in wood clear and original decoration