People have different reactions to changes. There are people who love changes of all kinds and adapt very quickly to the new situations, there are those who cannot give up a classic style and are not so enchanted to adapt themselves to some new directions and there are people who adapt themselves to some new situations but they know how to keep, use and incorporate their classic features combining them with the modern changes.
Kristin Drohan declared herself an interior designer who has as characteristic a classic traditional style. It is true that she keeps the classic combinations of colors, uses some traditional pieces of furniture but she also uses modern items as the considers the accessories very important as those which provide color, texture and personality.
She was influenced by various geographic regions of USA and she got inspired from the market shows, design trade shows that she had attended. She thinks that lifestyle defines the product design and her goal for each of her projects is to improve or enhance her clients’ lives as much as she can.You may see some examples of her projects where you can notice all these features and concepts.
For example you may see this black and white living room, where although it is a classic and elegant combination of colors the modern accessories and spotlights complete this brilliant décor.
There is the same classic combination of colors used for a bedroom, where the floral prints, the stripped lampshades and the modern fireplace create a joyful and warm ambiance.
A stunning example refers to a a classic, oval dining table of massive wood where above it you may notice a classic black chandelier but where the modern set of vases filled with white flowers cuts the boundary between classic and modern and make them complete themselves into a harmonious way.(5th picture).