2016’s color of the year is white according to Benjamin Moore — and let’s face it, it’s a classic. Get a jump on this modern color trend with our simply white modern furniture picks. Oh and don’t worry about the whole “no white after Labor Day” those rules don’t apply here. Feel free to dress up your home in white all year round. Take on 2016 in modern style with these snowy-white modern furniture pieces that are fresh and clean.
The Sixties Side Chair by Frederic Sofia, from Fermob is a laid back and modern chair. Dipped in white, it gives off an airy appeal while the woven seat is a retro throwback that adds a relaxed vibe to this elegant trend.
We can’t get enough of this chair from Philippe Starck and it wears white so well. The Masters Chair from Kartell in white is a delicate touch that pairs well with light wood grains and mixes well into elegant spaces.
Kick back and put your feet up in the the Eames Lounge Chair with Ottoman by Charles + Ray Eames, from Herman Miller. This king among lounge chairs is dreamy in creamy white leather and white ash wood.
We can’t help but feel like the Barcelona Chair in Chrome by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, from Knoll was made to represent the color of the year. White tufted leather and chrome frame makes this sleek chair an instant modern classic. Try this chair out in a more traditional space for a modern surprise.
Capture this color trend with the clean crisp lines and snowy upholstery of a Florence Knoll Lounge Chair and sofa by Knoll. Soft tufted leather makes it feel like you’re sitting on a fluffed white cloud.
Take charge and get to work with the simply white color of the year. Charles + Ray Eames’ Eames Aluminum Group Management Chair from Herman Miller gives the office a clean and modern look that’s all business.
Milky white wood is pulled and plied to create the sweeping and curved silhouette of the Cherner Armchair by Cherner. Use at the head of your modern dining room table or slip into a corner of the room and admire it from afar.
Fun, playful, and absolutely chic, fill up your patio with the color of the year. Coalesse gives you a little slice of heaven in the cloud white Emu Heaven Arm Chair. These chairs come in a set of two, so you can create an instant simply white seating area with ease.
Richard Schultz classic Petal Collection Coffee Table was designed to reflect the delicate flowered clusters of Queen Anne’s Lace. When finished it white this table truly captures the beauty of nature in a modern and minimal manner.
Rachel is one of the Merchandise Managers for YLiving with a long career in merchandising and is thrilled to finally be working through a channel that supports her passion for modern design. As a mother of two toddlers, she is practical, design driven in her decisions with furnishing her home and tempted daily with the endless options of home upgrades.