Black ceilings sound like they’d be cold and dreary, but I’ve been coming across spaces with black ceilings that are anything but. Painting the ceiling dark creates a clean, bold contrast that when paired with layers of warm texture makes a room sophisticated and intimate. Here are five spaces transformed by bold black ceilings.
A black and white space made warm with the painted shiplap ceiling and layers of knits and furs feel refined and cozy at the same time.
Here the painted black ceiling evens out the heavy beams in this industrial loft and balances the black accents used throughout the design.
This coastal home still feels light and airy even with the painted black ceiling. The dark above grounds the space and ensures that the high ceilings don’t feel cold and imposing.
The black ceiling in this beautiful mid-century dining room adds drama with the brass accents popping in contrast.
Black vaulted ceilings are fresh in this farmhouse when paired with crisp white, brass pulls, and a beautiful warm rug.