Here at Florrie and Bill, we love the classic coupling of black and white. But if a monochrome scheme might seem less than practical to achieve at home, a softer way to capture the look is by blending black with ratios of other dark tones and accenting with a warm bright colour.
We have transformed this vintage German armchair with a charcoal wool with blue fleck. Keeping the dark black elements to a minimum, we paired a black porcelain Cooee vase with this minimal Typographical inspired table from ByAlex.
Accents of mustard complement the bright white of neutral walls and add a warming colour tone to the ensemble. With cushions featuring fabric from Studio Flock, the boxy shape of the chair is broken up with a geometric pattern and supported with another rich accent of mustard from a cushion made up in Svensson fabric.
The overall effect is softer than that of a purely monochromatic scheme. What do you think? Are you more likely to go for a mix of darker tones or would you prefer a bolder monochromatic colour scheme?