Certain patterns are classics with which you can never go wrong. Checker is one of them, especially in black and white. Black and white checks mix two timeless elements together for a design that is charming and versatile.
This pattern doesn’t only suit a vintage or rustic vibe. It can be mixed with a variety of styles to bring some quirky character to a space. Whether it’s on the walls, the floors, the furniture, or the accessories, black and white checker decor never gets old and always can be counted on to serve up stylish results.
The following 10 spaces are all chic and contemporary with one element in common: black and white checks. They show just how many ways this classic pattern can be used to add character and charm to a space.
Black and White Checker Decor
What could’ve been an awkward spot was turned into a home office nook and made super charming with plaid wallpaper and a white desk.
Source: Marcus Design
To bring some character to this simple, country chic space, some checker accents look darling.
Source: Architectural Digest
There are so many ways to dress up your tile, but arranging it in a checker pattern is both unique and timeless.
Source: Caitlin Wilson
Even just one black and white checker accent pillow brings a spot of charm to this laundry room.
Source: My Domaine
How chic are these black and white checker bar stools? So different but classic!
Source: Caitlin Wilson via HomeBunch
Here’s another example of checker tile, this time as flooring. It looks great paired with the wood, which warms it up.
Source: Marie Claire Maison
A black and white checker accent wall definitely makes a stylish statement.
Source: Better Homes & Gardens
This flooring is a slightly different take on the checker pattern but still creates a chic look.
A large version of checker flooring offers a bolder look that is chic and eye-catching.
Source: Martha O’Hara Interiors via Decor Pad