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Black and white decor; the perfect combination

The colours, black and white, form a decorative combination that never get old. In fact, their main virtue is the ability to combine them together in order to add an elegant and sophisticated touch to any room in the house. Although this idea may seem classic, and it is, but in reality, this combination of the most extreme colours in the palette is the foundation on which modern meets minimalist style.

When the black and white combination is used in the living room, a special feeling of spaciousness is achieved. In fact, this is particularly recommended for all those who love open spaces and don't want any other alternative. Most people will typically choose white as protagonist and use it on walls, floors and ceilings to let the black set the twist in the furniture, cushions and curtains. But the reality is that the antagonistic combination is also a very interesting option.

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The same happens when the binomial is applied to a bedroom. This is when it is especially recommended to use furniture that is of geometric shapes and straight lines. Regarding the lighting, there is nothing better than a ceiling lamp equipped with bulbs that emit white light. Playing with different textile elements and even choosing wallpaper can give a desirable look to any room in the house.

But if there is a place in which the combination of black and white is especially recommended, it has to be the kitchen. What's more, the possibilities are endless as there are many elements to play with. For example, you can choose black and white doors, countertops, furniture, floor ... In short, there are many alternatives to suit all tastes and needs.

In any case, to enhance the black and white combination in your room, you can add other colours for a touch of visually striking interior decor. The effect is incredibly powerful when you choose other harmonious colours such as red, yellow or metallic blue as the contrast is very strong. In fact, there are many who choose to add a natural touch by placing plants and flowers in their rooms.

To conclude, many believe that it is a little daring to opt for black and white colours when decorating a home. However, when they see the advantages provided by this combination in regards to the visual impact and feeling of spaciousness, they are absolutely convinced. Therefore, you should always consider these colours as an option, especially if you are a minimalist and follow modern trends in the world of interior home decoration.

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