Friday, Oct 05, 2012
From leather on the fall runways to strong interior accents, this New York staple, Black, is haunting us in October.
Image by Stacy Garcia Inc.
Leathered black, a textured off-black has seduced us with its smokiness and sexy air of ruggedness. The key to using this new black is adding a variety of texture, tones, and finishes. Handsome and higlhy versatile, somewhat curious and mysterious, Leathered Black fascinates us.
3 Tips for dressing your home in black:
1. Layer textures for depth and interest.
2. Layer off-blacks for a rich, enveloping color scheme.
Photo: John Merkl
3. Play with mixing matte and glossy finishes for streamlined, modern look.
Photo: Stacy Garcia Inc.