Black and white wallpaper will always be timeless! Dating back to post-war Art Deco, black and white décor is a classic combination that oozes charm and sophistication. Opt for this monochrome style to create grown-up rooms that will create lasting impressions and will never get outdated.
To help you achieve your timeless décor, we’ll be talking you through some of our popular black and white wallpapers to show you how to achieve the look around your home. Whether you’d like to update your living room or teen’s bedroom, we’re sure to have monochrome wallpaper for you.
We’ll also be offering our expert advice on how to style your white and black wallpaper, along with special insights into real customer homes so that you don’t have to take our word for how fabulous Wallsauce.com’s wallpapers look!
'Wall Street' wallpaper. Image courtesy of our customer, Bridget
Patterned Black and White Wallpaper
Make a statement with patterned black and white wallpaper anywhere in your home. This dimensional- effect wallpaper is a great alternative to standard striped wallpaper. It’s sneaky grey tones makes it bang on trend and the triangular pattern gives it a retro look. The vertical stripes on this black, white and grey wallpaper are great for pattern clashing! Teaming it with patterned fabrics spark interest and colourful wall pictures and accessories distract the busy pattern consuming the whole wall.
'Polygon' wall mural
Monochrome wallpaper can also transform your teenager’s bedroom. This graffiti wallpaper featuring no colours gives off grown-up vibes with a fun element from the shapes and pattern. This is a great example of wallpaper that can grow with your teen and won’t become childish.
'Abstract Doodles' wallpaper
Photo Wallpaper in Black and White
As well as patterned white and black wallpaper, we have a wealthy selection of black and white photo wallpaper. Capturing amazing moments to interesting details and perspectives, these wallpapers can help you create ultimate feature walls around your home.
'DC-3 Over NYC' wall mural
'In a Fog' wall mural by 1X Photography
Styling your White and Black Wallpaper at Home
It’s understandable that monochrome décor may shy you away because of the fear that your room could become too dark or light, too dingy or too cold. So here we’ll show you how to style your black and white wallpaper so that you find the balance and create a home you’ll never want to leave.
Going all out monochrome is the definitive route to classic décor. This customer who kindly shared the photo with us shows us that surrounding light walls and ceiling perfectly frame their horse wallpaper. Also, take note on their spotlights and how they add that hint of contemporary style.
Keeping their floor well balanced in colour and pattern keeps the attention on the wallpaper, whilst the accessories make the space feel homely.
'Horses Black and White' wall mural. Image courtesy of customer Simon
On the other hand, don't be afraid of incorporating accent colours if that's your style. Tie in your monochrome wallpaper with black and white accessories, plus an additional colour.
'Cloud City' wallpaper mural
Don’t forget that if any of our black and white wallpapers don’t take your fancy, you can turn almost any coloured image to black and white by simply selecting the option when entering your measurements.
Feel free to let us know your tips on achieving monochrome décor in the comments box below. We love to share our favourites!