Tuscan Style Makeover With a Rustic Fireplace
A living room gets a taste of Tuscany with a saturated color scheme, rustic accents and a new fireplace mantel.
Hide CaptionShow CaptionFor a subtle take on a theme, pick a few key items that represent the feel or culture of that theme; keep your furniture and other elements simple.
Bromstad accessorizes the room with earthen vases that have an Italian aesthetic. He uses the vases to bring the green accent color into the room. When arranging a grouping of vases, pay attention to the way the shapes work together and to the larger composition within the room. Bromstad pairs a taller rectangular vase with a shorter rounded vase. He also triangulates the accent color through the arrangement of the three green vases on the hearth to create movement and visual balance.