Masculine, minimalist, classic — these are some of the words associated with a monochromatic interior scheme. So if you like black and white chic, take a leaf out of this designer's workbook and create a space that is both stylish and inviting.

Black can bring a sense of cosiness to a space. The dark laminate-finished drop ceiling helps ground the open living, dining and kitchen areas.

Use different shades of black and grey in various textures for depth and dimension in a room.

Bring warmth in by adding subtle wood tones.

A glass wall separates the master bedroom and its adjoining bathroom, and allows the space to be adequately lit despite its dark floors.

Elegant white marble with dark grey veins subtly echoes the home's monochromatic design concept in the bathroom.