Welcome to the bright and white interior design ideas that will dazzle you and leave you wanting for some of that simple beauty for your own home. Strap in, get ready and there’s no need to adjust the brightness of your screen for these spectacular selections of white interiors.
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White Interior Color Examples
1. White Living Rooms
White for interior design is a double-edged sword. On the one hand, it’s clean, pristine, pure; the color of perfection. On the other hand, it can be viewed as sterile, non-emotional and even cold. While white is often considered to be drab and dull, it can be a great foundation for any design or size of the living room. Whether you’re interested in a Contemporary design or are inspired by the Scandinavian style, you will notice while browsing our living room design gallery that you can use white in virtually every living room design.
White living room featuring yellow and purple accents. It has a ceiling with a skylight, along with a fireplace with a TV on top of it.
A great room with white walls and ceiling. Space offers a comfy set of seats along with a dining table set on the side.
This living room features white classy couches and a nice center table. The room is lighted by a gorgeous chandelier.
Spacious living room boasting a large L-shape sofa set along with multiple bookshelves on the back. The room has a tall ceiling lighted by a fancy chandelier.
Large contemporary living room featuring white L-shape couches on the white flooring. The center tables look absolutely stylish. There’s a TV on the wall as well.
Mid-sized living room featuring a built-in desk with a chair on the side. There’s a U-shape white sofa set with two side tables, set on the hardwood flooring.
Large great room featuring a living space with an L-shape sofa along with a stylish white center table set on a black rug.
This living room offers classy seats and an elegant center table set on the rug. There’s also a fireplace lighted by two wall sconces.
White living room featuring a blue sofa and a blue chair near the fireplace. There are two white chairs as well on the side. There’s a doorway as well leading to another part of the house.
2. White Primary Bedrooms
A white primary bedroom design idea will inevitably evoke clean and crisp when it comes to how your bedroom feels. This classic color scheme has been popular for thousands of years, going back to the early history of whitewashing one’s house, and even today it remains to be one of the most highly chosen colors for bedroom decoration. White walls or a white floor effectively creates a calming and pure backdrop and the perfect soothing setting for where you lay your head every night. With a little focus on the details and careful decision-making, you can create a tranquil room that is your haven, instead of a stark or sterile bedroom.
Spacious primary bedroom featuring white walls and hardwood flooring topped by a gray area rug. It features a cozy bed set up along with a fireplace with two chairs nearby.
Minimalist primary bedroom featuring white walls and rustic hardwood flooring. The room is lighted by recessed lights and table lamps.
Primary bedroom featuring white walls and white carpet flooring. The room offers rustic side tables and a chair on the side.
Modish primary bedroom featuring white walls and white carpet flooring. The bed is lighted by two wall sconces with warm lights. There’s a fireplace on the side and a large widescreen TV hanging from the ceiling in front of the bed.
Simple primary bedroom with white walls and carpet flooring. The walls are lighted by two wall lights. There’s a doorway leading to the home’s private balcony area.
White primary bedroom with a large area rug and multiple chairs. There are doorways leading to the outdoor area.
White primary bedroom with the black door frame and window frame. The room has hardwood flooring and a fireplace.
This primary bedroom featuring a modish bed setup along with stylish wooden side tables.
This is a white primary bedroom that is accented with the elements of wood and gray hues. The white walls and ceiling are paired a light gray carpeted floor and an elegant fireplace surrounded by a wood panel design matching the built-in shelves beside it.
The brightness of the white walls and ceiling are counterbalanced with a hardwood flooring topped with a white fur area rug at the foot of the bed that has gray sheets. The gray cushioned headboard is flanked by two bright table lamps and topped with nice wall art.
3. White Dining Rooms
White color schemes have a clean, classic vibe. You can find white color schemes across many interior design styles, including the beach, contemporary, Scandinavian, and traditional. Make sure a white-themed room doesn’t feel washed out or empty. When designing with white, you will want to avoid creating a room that looks barren or cold. This can happen if too much white is used, without any contrasting elements. When you introduce other colors to your palette, you create harmony in the space. As you browse through white dining room design ideas, pay attention to the ways that harmony and balance are created.
Small dining space featuring multiple white bookshelves on the side. The dining table is made of wood and is paired with white chairs.
A simplistic dine-in kitchen featuring a black table paired with white chairs. There’s a breakfast bar with modish white bar stools. The room is surrounded by white walls.
A dining space featuring a white dining table and chairs set lighted by a fancy chandelier.
Medium-sized dining room featuring a glass top table paired with white chairs, set on the tiles flooring.
A dining area featuring a classy area rug, where the dining table and chairs are set. Space is surrounded by white walls and white tiles flooring.
White modern great room featuring a dining space with modish white chairs and a table with a brown accent set on the herringbone hardwood flooring.
White dine-in kitchen featuring a brown dining table with gray chairs set on the hardwood flooring.
A white dining space featuring a glass top dining table paired with gray modern chairs set on a brown rug covering the hardwood flooring.
A white dining area featuring a yellow and black accent along with a rustic ladder room decoration on the side.
4. White Primary Bathrooms
Since white is a neutral color, it is conveniently flexible. There’s a lot of cool stuff you can do when you play around with it. These are some tips on how designers use white in the primary bathroom. Each color in a room affects how you feel and perceive that space. White is unlike most neutrals that give no emotions because it does have an effect on the room it’s in. White is portrayed as cool and clean and suggests simplicity. Too much white can give off a sterile feeling which is okay in the bathroom. However, you shouldn’t use to much white in other rooms that you want to feel cozier.
White primary bathroom featuring two sinks and a freestanding tub, along with an open shower and a widescreen TV on the wall.
This primary bathroom offers a powder area next to the sink. There’s a drop-in tub near the windows overlooking the peaceful surroundings.
This primary bathroom boasts a double sink with a marble countertop. There’s a freestanding tub as well, placed under the two skylights.
A primary bathroom featuring tiles walls and floors. There’s a long sink counter with marble countertop and has two sinks. There are a drop-in tub and a walk-in shower room as well.
A primary bathroom featuring a double sink, a freestanding tub set on the hardwood flooring and a walk-in shower room.
White primary bathroom boasting beautiful marble tiles flooring. The room offers a freestanding tub and a walk-in shower room.
A modish primary bathroom featuring a glass sink countertop with two sinks. There’s a drop-in tub in the corner. There’s a pair of potted plants as well, giving additional color to this white-themed bathroom.
A focused look at this primary bathroom’s double vessel sink on a single sink counter. The room also offers a walk-in shower room.
A primary bathroom with a couple of pedestal sinks, built-in cabinets and shelves along with a drop-in tub on the side.
Large primary bathroom featuring stylish herringbone-style tiles flooring. The room offers a large white ottoman, a freestanding tub, and a walk-in shower room.
5. White Kitchens
The white pin light of the white ceiling makes the white built-in cabinets shine brighter against the metallic sheen of the modern appliances of this white kitchen. This is also the case with the modern pendant lights hanging over the white countertop of the kitchen island.
The white coffered ceiling of this kitchen is shared with the small and intimate dining area. On the other hand, the glass doors and windows shine natural light over the hardwood floors that make the white kitchen island and peninsulas pop out.
The sleek modern pendant lights hanging over the kitchen island’s white marble countertop pairs well with the modern appliances in this predominantly white kitchen and its white hanging cabinets and built-in drawers of the cooking area.
This is a close-up view of the white cooking area that has a hint of pinkish beige above the white tiles of the backsplash. The countertop of this kitchen peninsula is of a light gray hue that matches the oven stove as well as the drawer and cabinet fixtures.
The brass pendant light hanging over the informal dining area catches the attention against the white built-in cabinets and drawers with handle-less designs for that solid white palette across the surfaces extending to the white countertop of the L-shaped kitchen peninsula.
The hardwood flooring of this white kitchen is a good counterbalance for the brightness of the ceiling, cabinets, and drawers. This is mediated by the gray and metallic hues of the appliances, faucets, and fixtures.
The thick wood countertop of the L-shaped peninsula is the highlight of this kitchen against a background of the white ceiling, walls, and cabinetry. This is also true with the white marble flooring that is illuminated by the natural light coming in from the white window.
This charming and elegant kitchen has a delicate balance of white and black elements that are mediated by the hardwood flooring. The countertops of both kitchen island and L-shaped peninsula are both black contrasting against their white cabinetry.
The uniformity and simple white brightness of this kitchen are almost clinical in its white monotony. This is slightly subdued by the modern ovens and the modern steel stools of the white kitchen island. This is also balanced by the outside views of the massive glass doors.
6. White Foyers
This is a view from the door of this white foyer with white walls and a white ceiling that supports a pendant light illuminating the hardwood floors. There is a quaint white wooden structure once you enter this foyer that has multiple purposes like a shoe rack and umbrella rack.
This white foyer has two distinct walls flanking the white main door. One wall is as white as the door and seems to blend with it while the other is made of beige stone bricks and accented with a small wooden chair with a wooden crate beneath for coats or shoes.
This shiny white foyer has a brass modern pendant light hanging from the white ceiling that matches the white walls. The main glass door has dark wooden frames that pair well with the elevated plant box and wall-mounted round mirror.
This is a white foyer that has a nice mudroom attached to the white wall. It has a long and low built-in wooden drawer that acts as a shoe rack and bench. Above it are hanging white shelves that has hooks attached for coats and hats.
The door has two glass panels that are framed with wood that matches the wooden wall beside the door. Upon entry, a modern console table will welcome you along with the white walls and white tray ceiling that seem to blend as one. This is subdued by the wall-mounted mirror above the console table.
This white foyer with white walls and the white ceiling is dominated by an elegant large wooden structure with built-in cabinets and drawers for coat storage and it has a shoe rack at the bottom. The door has the same hue as the hardwood flooring to serve as a good background for this structure.
The white wooden main door is paired with textured white walls made of stone bricks and a hardwood flooring of grayish hue. This is topped with a light gray area rug beside the dark iron coat and hat rack by the door. There is also a chic woven beanbag chair beside a small metallic table for accent.
This is a charming white foyer with a white wooden traditional door with matching sidelights and a thin transom window above giving the door a nice glass frame that brings in natural light. This illuminates the white flooring and white walls.
This is a simple and plain white foyer that emphasizes the wooden hues of the main door and its single sidelight with the same wooden frame. The white ceiling has a row of modern pin lights running through the middle to bring illumination to the white walls and flooring.
This simple and small white foyer has a charming wooden door that has a small built-in window at the top. The rustic appearance of this wooden door contrasts the elegant white wooden finish of the walls and the white tray ceiling.