Kitchen + Dining: Cozy Black + White Kitchen

Designer Becki Owens matched white cabinets and chrome fixtures with a swirling marble backsplash to create this cozy, contemporary kitchen. Two black pendant lights balance the space, as well as establish a classic color palette. 

Photo By: Becki Owens

Photo By: Becki Owens

Photo By: Becki Owens

Photo By: Becki Owens

Photo By: Becki Owens

Photo By: Becki Owens

White Open Plan Kitchen and Dining Area

A small round dining table is just the right size for the open floor space in between the kitchen and living area. Black accents crisp up the all-white palette.

White Eat-In Kitchen With Black Pendants

To give this white kitchen a classic but fresh feel, the designers used black cone pendant lights and mixed metal accents.

White Open Plan Kitchen With Gray Rug

A statuary marble backsplash with dramatic dark gray veins adds visual interest in the kitchen and ties in with the black pendants. A long gray rug draws the eye across the room.

Open Plan Living Room With Gray Armchairs

As the eye moves into the dining room, gray armchairs and a rug help give the space a slightly different personality from the dining area and kitchen, but also stay harmoniously within the home's cool neutral palette.

White Contemporary Living Room With Gray Rug

To help unify the home's open floor plan, the decor in the living room ties into the kitchen and dining areas. The designers used the same white and gray foundation with black and brass highlights and vintage textiles.

White Contemporary Living Room With Gray Armchairs

The beautiful accent pillows were made from vintage textiles. Keeping them within a similar color palette allows them to be mixed and matched with stylish flair.