When people think about making changes to their home, either one or two rooms or the entire space, most often they imagine color. Ideas for decorating a home using black may include accessories such as light fixtures, trim or furniture. Black and white are often used in contemporary home decorating and often used to accent other colors in French Country design.
Black and white vinyl tiles laid alternately makes a beautiful checkerboard pattern and looks clean and elegant.
Black marble used on the floor, accented by wide white baseboards, another beautiful idea for decorating a home. Painting the walls white or even an off-white, would make a perfect background for accessories such as artwork framed in black.
For the pillow shames, you could use either all black or all white and could add throw cushions in the opposite color. Then the white walls with an elegant piece of artwork, framed in black hanging on it, this would surely add to the contemporary feel.