Metallic accents are known to instantly transform a living space into a stylish and glamorous piece of art. It’s, however very important to strike the right balance. A tad bit extra and your home may end up looking like a Hall Of Mirrors!!
The trick to infuse Metallic accents to your living space is to soften it out. Try softer textures for the rest of the decor, like wool, velvet, wood. The key is to juxtaposition the metal with contrasting textures. This helps keeping the vibe subtle and classy.
Aim at keeping the color palette neutral. There’s always a palette that goes brilliantly with a particular metal, try sticking to colors close to the palette.
Brass pairs well with darker colors like purple, navy, black and other jewel tones. On the other hand, chrome and steel pair fabulously with more modern and contemporary palettes like gray, beige, white and blue.
Timeless classics are always a safe bet to start with. Brass, chrome, silver and gold leaf are the timeless classics that you could start off with. Copper however is enjoying the limelight in the current trends. The hammered copper textures are rocking the kitchen and outdoor scenes in the design world. Try adding these in your everyday dining to instantly elevate your style quotient.
Start with smaller doses of metal in your decor. Accessories are always easy to move around and change the look. Metallics reflect light and create an illusion of space. Mirrors and metal mixed together creates that missing drama in your living space.
Our advice is to start small and see how it feels. You can always add more once you’re confident of your style.
We have some amazing mix of metallic and mirrors at our stores that you could shop from. Have you seen our hammered copper collection? It’s to die for!!
Here are a few products to give you a gist of metallic infusion;
If you need more inspiration, check out our inspirational video!