25 Ways to Add Black Lamp Shades and Exclusive Style to Modern Interior Design

black and white room decor with large chandelier and black lamp shades

Large chandelier with black lamp shades


Black lamp shades are not very popular. Black fabrics and surfaces do not reflect light, making interior design appear less bright, but the right combination of black lamp shades with other light, especially white decorating ideas can turn rooms into incredibly stylish, bold and timelessly elegant.

Black lamp shades are not suitable for small home interiors with no or tiny windows, but lighting fixtures with black lamp shades can attractively decorate spacious and initially bright rooms, adding exclusive and luxurious touched to modern interior design.

Black lamp shades bring chic and grace into home interiors. Stylish black color works well with all interior design color schemes and home decorating styles. Lighting fixtures with black lamp shades are wonderful for home interiors designed for kids and adults, and suitable for any age or gender.

Modern interior design with stylish black lamp shades

Adding black lamp shades to dining room decorating in neutral colors

Modern interior design trends celebrate neutral colors, dark shades and muted tones which beautifully mix with colorful accents. Home lighting with lamp shades in black color creates a stylish detail that add a dramatic contrast to modern interior design.

Black color, combined with light gray color shades and white decorating ideas produces a stunning effect. Room furniture and decor accessories in black colors, including black lamp shades look fabulous on gray and white backgrounds.

Modern interior decorating with black and white color combination

Modern interior design ideas that include white, gray, brown and light blue color tones are wonderful to combine with black lamp shades and small decor accessories in black color. Neutral colors are ideal for creating sophisticated contrasts and accentuating modern interior design with black details.

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Lighting fixtures with lamp shades in black color can include hanging lamps, floor lighting fixtures, table lamps and large chandeliers. Stylish lighting fixtures, that bring dark color into interior design, emphasize the elegance and unique style of existing home furnishings.

Bedroom design with black lamp shades, bed headboard and decorative pillows in turquoise and green colors

Black lamp shades organically look with any interior design color scheme. These eye-catching decor accessories beautify rooms when you pair them with the right lighting design. They look especially spectacular with black and white decor, all neutral colors and luxurious decorative finishes in silver and golden colors.

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Modern interior design in neutral colors or black and white decorating ideas can feel cold, plain and lifeless. Combined with colorful accents and properly chosen lighting fixtures, interior design in neutral colors with black lamp shades look bold and impressive, or cozy and inviting.

Large chandelier with black lamp shades

Black lamp shades in traditional or contemporary styles can be mixed with colorful accents and existing home furnishings in light and dark tones. Lamp shades in black color bring balance into bright interior design, and add stylish elegance to existing home furnishings in dark colors. Modern interior design with bright lighting fixtures and lamp shades in black color feels unique, striking and beautiful, showing off impressive and dramatic accents.

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  by Ena Russ   
  last updated: 18.10.2013


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