We know and love the old classic of black grout with white tile. But what about the reverse? Turns out, black tile with white grout can look a lot better than we ever expected:

In the subway tile proportion, just like its predecessor, black tile with white grout has a smart, chic look. We've always found black surfaces tough to keep clean (watermarks, fingerprints...) but this almost makes all of that worth it.

What do you think of the look?

Related: Stylish Black Grout in the Kitchen: No, It's Not Mold.

(Images: 1, 2: Steven Gambrel, Roman and Williams)