Go for Gold: How to Work the Midas Touch Into Your Home


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.