Black and White Design against wrought iron furniture, lighting. Black painted wood crown moulding with green topiaries. There is a lot going on and this scheme can be worked in either a traditional or contemporary direction.
You could use all colors if you were entertaining, but for everyday use, try one or two of these bold beauties on your upholstery. Take inspiration from Black and White Pin board here: http://www.pinterest.com/sunbrellafabric/black-and-white-sunbrella-diy-design/
Canvas White, Sailcloth Salt are both white-white. A stonework backdrop, you could take it to a linen or Dupione texture to create a matte finish effect. Black and White awnings are details that create ambiance when you are seated.