Decorating & Furniture/leather color



I have a bright red living room, that I'm wondering which color leather will look best in.
Dark brown, or black

We have a white brick mantel, and lots of white trim at the top and bottoms of the walls.

I'd like to use colorful suzani accent pillows that are black, white and lots of other bright colors.  I'd like to do a natural sisal or seagrass rug.


Based on your description I'd have to say go with the black, although if I were purchasing expensive leather furniture, I'd probably opt for a more subtle color shade that would work long after the red is gone.  Granted, black goes with virtually everything, but I'm fearful you may tire of it over time.  My choice would probably be taupe, and I'd add accent colors through less expensive accessories.


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