Decorating with black living room furniture will give you an opportunity to use a number of colors in your room, by the way of fabric and accessories. With black living room furniture, you can make your living room look elegant, sophisticated, and attractive. The key to making good use of black living room furniture is to carefully pick out what will go with it. For those with light colored floors in the room, this may be enough to brighten the room and highlight the darker furniture. Even those with dark colored floors can achieve this effect relatively painlessly through the use of light colored accent rugs. Light and neutral colored walls may also be enough to make use of black living room furniture as is, and darker walls might be okay if you make use of lighter colored tapestries, wall hangings, and decor.
One of the easiest ways to make your black living room furniture, and thus your entire living room, look good is to use contrasting furniture. You might think that white or light colored furniture would be the best choice, and indeed it can be, but another color which may not be so obvious is red. Red goes great with black and breaks up the monotony just as well, but in a different way from white. It adds a dash of color and spices things up, but doesn’t have to be overly flamboyant. The black and red combination is rather unique in that it is exciting and invigorating but also tasteful, in contrast to more obviously gaudy patterns that can be too much.