The simple device of reversing the usual placement of dark and light paint colors in this contemporary interior creates added style and edge.  Interior Color by Debra Kling Colour Consultant, LLC.  Photo Credit: Denison Lourenco.

Dark Floors, Light Walls create drama immediately upon entering.

Dark Floors, Light Walls create drama immediately upon entering.

Living Room Elegance.

Living Room Elegance.

Almost-black French Doors lead to the outside.

Almost-black French Doors lead to the outside.

Fireplace Detail: graceful, elongated sconce lighting.

Fireplace Detail: graceful, elongated sconce lighting.

Black and white repeat in breakfast room.

Black and white repeat in breakfast room.

Clean colors, clean Kitchen.

Clean colors, clean Kitchen.

Modern media room, clean rectangular shapes.

Modern media room, clean rectangular shapes.

Family Room Detail.

Family Room, Furniture Detail.

Home Office-- a departure from predictable colors for built-ins.

Home Office– a departure from predictable colors for built-ins.

Home Office Detail-- Orange!

Home Office Detail– Orange!

Master Bedroom.  Magical.

Master Bedroom. Magical.

Leather Hardware Detail, on Closet Doors for Him.

Leather Hardware Detail, on Closet Doors for Him.

View into Master Bath.

View into Master Bath.

Dark Master Bath cabinetry-- cabinets become "weighty" and noteworthy in the space.

Dark Master Bath cabinetry– cabinets become “weighty” and noteworthy in the space.

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