Cement floors, white brick, old windows, Clumsy mirrors behind lounge. I kind of like the idea of putting throws into a basket beside the lounge like that! Your house would have to be pretty neat so to avoid it looking like a laundry basket.
Trend Report: Is Navajo the New Persian? via I say yes. I think navajo rugs add a distinct shot of unique American graphics. They work best in spaces like the one pictured, however--elegant, restrained, and otherwise paired down color-wise.