Traditional Living Room Gets A Modern Twist
See how rich colors and textures can accentuate architectural features in a traditional living room. Designer David Bromstad puts a modern twist on this classic style.
Hide CaptionShow CaptionThe brown leather sofa now sports throw pillows in contrasting floral fabrics with steely blues and browns that tie together the color scheme.
In the background, Bromstad has created a series of nine original paintings on wooden boxes. Displaying the boxes in rows is graphic and modern, but what he paints on them — simple branches and leaves — is traditional. So, the pillows and paintings bring together the color scheme and the design style: traditional with a modern twist.