If you’re looking for an outdoor lounge concept, this post is for you! In fact, one of today’s top patio furniture trends is the use of black and white tones. The contrast is stunning, and the combination evokes a sense of glamour. It’s classic, and it goes with everything. All you need now is a cabana! Check out the images that follow and let us know about your favorite pieces by leaving a comment at the end of the post…
We begin with seating, as upholstery is a great place to introduce black and white patterns. This season stripes are making a big comeback, thanks to an array of eye-catching designs from CB2. Below we see the Tropez Black and White Stripe Sofa, the creative vision of designer Ceci Thompson. Resort style is alive and well:
For the ultimate in outdoor elegance, check out these Filaki Loungers with Black and White Stripe Cushions from CB2, designed by Jannis Ellenberger. As with the sofa above, these furnishings are covered in weather-resistant polyester, making them as durable as they are stylish.
Black and White Pillow Covers
If you’re looking to introduce some black and white into your seating but you weren’t planning on purchasing new furniture, try adding a pillow or two. Restoration Hardware is currently offering some chic, eclectic selections in bold patterns.
Ready for a closer look at the cushions? Say hello to the Kerry Joyce Nobis Square Pillow Cover in Black and White, which was inspired by the geometric style of African mudcloth. Woven from Sunbrella® acrylic yarns, the pillow cover is stain-, fade-, sun-, heat- and moisture-resistant:
For a bold stripe, check out the Belize Banded Pillow Cover in Black from RH Modern, which is durable (thanks to the use of Perennials® fabric) and stunning in its powerful combination of black and white:
Another design by Kerry Joyce, the Modi Square Pillow Cover in Black/White from Restoration Hardware brings its mudcloth-style design to your patio. Celebrate the triangle by reveling in the primitive geo possibilities this shape holds. Your lounger will thank you for the update!
Bold Outdoor Accessories
We end today’s post by taking a look at some unforgettable accessories. Time for a new umbrella? Consider a black and white pattern. The Shadow Black and White Stripe Umbrella from CB2 features a rust-resistant base and a spun polyester umbrella shade:
Give your outdoor patio a bold foundation with the Optic Diamond Indoor/Outdoor Rug from Urban Outfitters. Polypropylene is the material of choice. And that pattern!…
Got colorful outdoor chairs and pillows? Give them a boost of classic contrast with some black and white planters from CB2. Greenery looks extra fresh when sprouting from black and white vessels. Plus, they will complement any color palette!
Now it’s your turn! Tell us about your favorite black and white finds from today’s post…