Splurge v. Save: Metallic accents for your home
January 27, 2017 - table lamp
By Megan Mcdonough, The Washington Post
Soft metallics such as gold, coronet and copper supplement glorious and regard to any room, says engineer Dabito, who runs a studio Old Brand New. A male of many hats — he is also an art director, striking engineer and blogger, as good as a photographer behind artist and associate blogger Justina Blakeney’s latest book, “The New Bohemians” — Dabito incorporates lead tones into his interior schemes to grasp a cool, sophisticated, textured look. We asked him to come adult with options for anyone anticipating to grasp a complicated luxe demeanour for less. Here are his tip picks.
SPLURGE: Hammered steel coffee table, $499 (westelm.com). SAVE: Gold Cala beaten coffee table, $300 (worldmarket.com).
SPLURGE: Sidnie flare in healthy brass, $449 (schoolhouseelectric.com). SAVE: Threshold steel list lamp, $50 (target.com).
SPLURGE: Mepra Due Ice Oro five-piece place setting, $150 ( barneys.com ), left. SAVE: 20-piece rush bullion flatware set, $80 ( cb2.com ).
SPLURGE: Kapona tray list in copper, $128 ( anthropologie.com), left. SAVE: Round fold-down accent table, $43 (overstock.com).
SPLURGE: C. Jeré coronet urchin sculpture wall art, $1,500 (jonathanadler.com ), left. SAVE: Sea urchin elaborate wall decor, $15 (target.com).