Who said that you can't paint a wall black? This is a great example of how a couple of simple white and natural-looking accessories can brighten up even the darkest room. Window blinds allow you this type of flexibility, and can also become one of those essential accessories!
A silk wallcovering from de Gournay provides a dark background for a pair of Twenties French dining chairs in their original orange silk velvet in this elegant room by Adam Bray. The sofa and ottoman are upholstered in contrasting Le Manach 'Toile de Tours' fabric from Claremont.