We took a shine to these ideas on how to incorporate a bit of metallic into the home.
Above: A majestic gold painting by Mathias Goeritz positioned at the top of a stairwell in the home of Mexican architect Luis Barragan (left). To create your own gold work of art, start with the Old World Art Gold Leaf Kit available at Blick Art Materials.
Above: Vintage brass or gold candlesticks offer an easy way to add a bit of glam to your decor. These forms by Ted Muehling for E. R. Butler & Co. are based on three shapes: the egg, an attenuated rod, and a trumpet. Photo by Johnny Miller.
For more ideas on incorporating gold (and brass) accents, check out Remodelista’s posts Office Visit: Magdalena Keck Interior Design in New York, Steel This Look: Nautical Fixtures and Fittings in the Kitchen and 10 Easy Pieces: Simple Doorknobs.