Meet the ultimate partners in home design. This color combo is bold, enduring and always looks hip.


Black HomeKelly Wearstler Midnight Tide artwork, $4,500, and Roxbury Console, $11,385, kellywearstler.com (opening image)

Clockwise from top: Oomph Westport mirror, $2,625, Greenwich, CT, oomphhome.com; The Lacquer Company John Derian oval tray, $575, thelacquercompany.com; Baccarat Zenith chandelier by Philippe Starck, price on request, Greenwich, CT, us.baccarat.comMichael Dawkins O side table, $3,350, michaeldawkinshome.comDesign Within Reach Egg chair, from $6,994, Stamford, CT, dwr.comD2 Shag Fog wool rug, $38 per square foot, d2interieurs.comDante Goods and Bads Come As You Are rolling bar cart, $1,875, barneys.com


White Home

Clockwise from top: Stephen Antonson Angele chandelier, to the trade, stephenantonson.comAstier de Villatte Palais de Tokyo ceramic scented candle, $130, suefisherking.comOly Klemm mirror, $3,775, olystudio.comBallard Designs Miles Redd shell console, $1,199, ballarddesigns.comSerena & Lily Bamileke outdoor side table, $798, serenaandlily.comPalecek Giant Lettuce coral, $877, laylagrace.comWorlds Away Hazel counter stool, $1,238, wellappointedhouse.com