Crazy for Color: Eclectic Home With Black Walls

With rich black walls, vibrant furniture and bold patterns, this eclectic home from Sarah Wittenbraker doesn't shy away from color. Where the moody hues add a dramatic touch, the bright accents create a cheerful balance. 

Photo By: Mia Baxter Smail

Photo By: Mia Baxter Smail

Photo By: Mia Baxter Smail

Photo By: Mia Baxter Smail

Photo By: Mia Baxter Smail

Photo By: Mia Baxter Smail

Photo By: Mia Baxter Smail

Photo By: Mia Baxter Smail

Bursts of Color in Chic, Black Living Room

A large window in white fills the living room with ample light and reflects off the black walls. Colorful art and furnishings help brighten and liven up the room.

Dramatic Living Room With Punches of Color

Black walls provide a clean slate to allow colorful art and furnishings to pop in the living room. An array of colors and patterns work together without appearing too busy.

Entry Features Chartreuse Buffet

A bright, chartreuse buffet and colorful area rug liven up the entryway. A pair of matching black and gold lamps add sleek style and contrast to the space.

Bright and Charming Breakfast Nook

A cheery yellow table centers the breakfast nook, with two built-in, cushioned banquettes on either end. A chunky wood stool offers an additional seat, and window shades block the sun when the space gets too bright.

Stylish Dining Room in Black

Color in the dining room can be found in the artwork, centerpiece and upholstered chairs. Black walls contrast beautifully with the white trim and ceiling.

Chic Family Room With Bright Green, Black and White Accents

Predominately black and white, this family room uses a pair of bright green and white end tables to liven up the space and add a splash of color.

Eclectic Colorful Powder Room With Book Cover Wallpaper

This bright and colorful Penguin book cover wallpaper injects a bold dose of whimsy, playfulness and carefree charm to this powder room. An arresting butterfly print captures all of the colors from the book covers. The warm wood vanity and mirror give the eye a place to rest amidst the dizzying array of color.

Eclectic Colorful Powder Room With Book Cover Wallpaper

Quirky, colorful book cover wallpaper makes a major statement in this small bathroom. Simple decor, like thin brass wall sconces, a wooden mirror and white marble vanity, balance the bold paperback pattern.