Autumn Palette: Brown and Black

Autumn Palette: Brown and Black

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Regina Yunghans
Nov 1, 2010

Black and brown aren't a pair you would combine between, say, shoes and belts. But in a room, the two can create a moody atmosphere that feels like crispy, crunchy Fall:

Whether it's combining natural brown woods with painted black finishes or mixing black and brown upholstery or frames, it can be done. And the results, like the examples pictured above, can be lush and warm, traditional or contemporary.

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Images: David Jiminez, Ralph Lauren Home, Sloan Maura Interior Design, Good Housekeeping, Keith Scott Morton/Country Living

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