Original Illustration by Stephanie DeAngelis
The opening ceremonies for the summer Olympic Games have us daydreaming of taking home some prized gold possessions of our own. Metallics consistently rank among our favorite and most versatile trends. A striking gold impact piece adds dramatic appeal and spirited cool to any space. Surprisingly transitional, metallic accessories function as neutrals within a room, blending seamlessly with any number of color stories and patterns. To get you in the Olympic spirit, we've assembled a team of our favorite solid gold accents and furnishings to bring a pop of patriotic solidarity to your interiors. From elevated, gold-plated tabletop essentials to a bright marigold upholstered ottoman, these eclectic and unique home décor details make the grade and then some. Adding them to you repertoire promises to usher in a dose of all-star chic. Ready to go for the gold? Judges can be tough. These summer entertaining musts get a perfect 10 in our book.
A gold placemat provides the perfect foundation for your next dinner party gathering.
Add a subtle pop of texture with gold-tipped serveware.
Marjorie Skouras Design Bebe Chandelier (price upon request)
An iconic agate-and-amber chandelier knows how to make an entrance.
Elevated desk accessories take your workspace to the next level.
Chic storage solutions in metallics make organization infinitely more appealing.
Doll up your reading list with a pair of Midas gold bookends.
No viewing party is complete without the proper chalice. Gold details required.
Metallic seating solutions make for versatile additions to any kitchen color palette.
This light, geometric design is an excellent choice for smaller quarters. Silhouettes that make use of negative space feel light and airy without being too precious.
Kelly Wearstler's signature perforated metal design is as precise and stunning as a perfectly executed tumbling routine.
The painterly detail of this graceful and chic wineglass makes it a must for entertaining.
You can still pay homage to the color trend without going in for heavy metals. Upholstered marigold velvet adds the same glamorous appeal.
Are you feeling the gold trend? Tell us how you decorate with metallics.