Decorating with White Accents

You can never go wrong when decorating with white. White accents bring an easy elegance and chic appeal to wherever they are used, regardless of style. They are the perfect versatile accent.

White accents have an especially powerful impact against darker or bold colors, when contrast is created. They can lighten it up and create a visually eye-catching space. They also bring a touch of elegance to rustic textures, such as wood or stone.

There are so many ways you can take advantage of this simple trick. Here are 10 great examples of spaces that used white accents to create depth and contrast of design.

Decorating with White Accents | HomeandEventStyling.comCrisp white pops against black walls in this chic home office.

Decorating with White Accents | HomeandEventStyling.comWhite accents create a spa-like appeal in this bathroom and elevate the wood paneling to a more elegant level.

Decorating with White Accents | HomeandEventStyling.comThe white sofa allows the other, more colorful accents to thrive without overwhelming the space.

Decorating with White Accents | HomeandEventStyling.comWhite slipcovers can instantly transform any old, outdated seating into something new and stylish.

Decorating with White Accents | HomeandEventStyling.comChocolate brown looks clean and sophisticated when paired with white and pink.

Decorating with White Accents | HomeandEventStyling.comThe white accessories mixed in with the more colorful books help balance out this bookcase.

Decorating with White Accents | HomeandEventStyling.comIf you have any open shelving in your kitchen, white dishes always look best for displaying.

Decorating with White Accents | HomeandEventStyling.comA white faux bamboo chair allows the emerald green desk to pop.

Decorating with White Accents | HomeandEventStyling.comThe yellow books and grey accents are given a more sophisticated edge when paired with white.

Decorating with White Accents | HomeandEventStyling.comNothing creates a hotel suite-inspired bedroom quite like white bedding.

What’s not to love about white accents? When in doubt, spray paint it white.

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