Design Inspiration from Real Homes: Gorgeous Bedrooms to Tempt You Over to the Dark Side

Design Inspiration from Real Homes: Gorgeous Bedrooms to Tempt You Over to the Dark Side

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Adrienne Breaux
Apr 6, 2016
(Image credit: Nancy Mitchell)

What's more peaceful than a bedroom draped in light, white hues? Why, one that is cocooned by dark colors, of course. If you're still not sure if you would like a bedroom with black or dark blue walls, check out all the evidence in this post. It's clear that going to the dark side can pay off in a big design way in the bedroom.

Pictured above: Black Ink from Benjamin Moore in the bedroom in Allison & Matt's East Village Synergy.

Benjamin Moore Black Jack is in Kristen's bedroom.

Holley's room features Paddle by Valspar.

The walls in Jeanine and Bryan's bedroom are: Colorhouse Nourish.06 in matte finish.

The accent wall in Kristina and Jason's bedroom is DULUX Domino.

Farrow & Ball Downpipe is on the wall in Robin and Steve's master bedroom.

Ralph Lauren Iron Blue adds some drama to Sara and Shawn's master bedroom.

Benjamin Moore Midnight Navy is in Lindsey's room.

BEHR Black Suede darkens Caitlin's bedroom.

Railings from Farrow & Ball is in Tyler and Lolly's bedroom.

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