color story: pretty, sparkly things.
shiny pretty objects d’ art just in time for adding a bit of sparkle to your home for the holidays, or perhaps all year long.
this week’s color story is all about shiny pretty objects d’ art — brass, mirror, glass, and chrome specifically, but maybe a bit of vintage copper and gold thrown in for good measure — all shining with glittering reflections of light. i especially love metallic-faced furniture and a well-placed mirror to capture candlelight. metallics add such a lovely design detail that only gets better with age — i always love a good patina, don’t you? here’s a look at some current favorites i’ve found — home accessories, furnishings, and rooms filled with pretty shiny details that also act as works of art. a mid-century modern chrome-legged chair, a beautiful ornate mirror reflecting your room back to you — even big bold disco balls that never seem to go out of style. all these lovely things that continue to shine on and on and just get better with age.
clockwise, l to r: le lapa brass armoire; fireworks by rinko kawauchi from the strip project; anthropologie merci french cottage sign; erica tanov alpaca shag pillow; amber interiors brass wall shelf; pedestal and mirror from remodelista; sparkly ladies by @machandmach; leather & brass mirror by katharina eisenköck from leibal; chanel perfume bottle by @davidwilliambaum; face planter decorative wall sculptures designed with jungalow from target; decor object aged brass dark kitchen cabinets; disco mushrooms from Sofiest Designs on etsy; anthropologie lightbearer sconce; vintage mirror and wallpaper via neest; saturday night fever poster from movie posters; disco ball via marie claire; 1980s vintage mirror console cabinet from chairish.
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