Black accent table is popular for its versatility and style of rich design. But it can make a room feel dark and heavy. Lighten up black furniture and give it new life, adding bright highlights or applying a pattern on the fabric or paint. Or put bold color accents nearby.
Apply gold leaf. Gold leaves or gold metallic paints can add a lot of dim and interesting light to plain black furniture. Fit silver ornaments. Silver buckles, nails or silver wire can add interest and character to black furniture. Silver screw buckle results on drawer fronts to use as pulls. Rosemaling is a Nordic technique of floral motif painting that is highly recognizable due to its brush strokes and highlighting the layers. Add graphics black and white details. Black and white patterns are classic and can be applied to a black desk.
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Drape the furniture in black with a deep red or purple scarf to add temporary, but dramatic appeal. Black furniture makes a perfect backdrop for any vibrant color. And simply adding a bright or rich scarf or table runner to a black. Apply decoupage to a drawer front. Use vintage or old black and white photographs and medium collage to add pizazz and interest to a dresser, box or cabinet.
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