We’ve already shown you a lot of website designs that offer various colours and themes but this time we are going to show you something different and simple – black and white. These colours may look a bit sober but it is actually an ideal colour scheme for creating a minimalist design with a clean and simple layout. Having two simple and contrasting colours offer a more well-organized layout with a touch of mystery and sophistication. It has a sense of class that never goes out of style especially if you apply some creative inputs to it. Sometimes, less colour is great and this can be used anywhere from photography to making your very own site. In this post, we will list the top 10 websites that we have stumbled upon the web that makes use of the black and white colour scheme to their advantage. Checkout these striking websites that you can draw inspiration from to make your very own stylish site using the same colour scheme.
1. Bruno Zalum
This designer of this portfolio site has creatively arranged a collage of his different artworks in a very simple yet artistic style. The design is very clean and organized even though it is just a series of photos.
2. Marc Ecko
This Flash powered site offers a cool way of navigating the page with an impressive slide effect as you move your pointer to each of the framed photos. And with a black & white colour scheme it makes the brand even more classy and stylish.
Everyone Associates has made their design more like a scrapbook of medium-sized professional photos that makes it pleasing to the eyes and by making them black and white it adds a sense of sophistication.
At first you might think that it’s just a black and white wallpaper but if you look closer you’ll see that it is the navigation menu with various effects upon hovering the mouse on each item.
Showcasing Marcom Kaniewski’s is plain and simple with a simple collage of his photos all done in black and white to make it more uniform even though each photo has a different theme and subject.
Legwork Studio features a doodle of images on the main homepage with a navigation menu on the bottom of the screen. Clicking on each link animatedly scrolls down to the section which is actually on the main homepage as well.
7. Your Majesty
This site uses the power of Flash technology to generate its pages with a royalty black and white theme.
8. Perky Bros
The large black and white image on the left with boxes is actually the alternative navigation menu aside from the one that you can see on the right. You can choose to filter it with every category which will also show a submenu of an image with boxes for you to navigate.
Since the name of the vineyard is black, the ideal way to present the products is by using the black and white colour scheme.
10. The Grid System
The site may lack on images but the way the texts are presented and stylized is already enough to make it on our list.