Metal of the moment: COPPER
Copper continues to dominate to be the “it-metal” in decor industry and even in fashion too (just keeping you updated though!). Some people just cannot get enough of it and the others have become tired of the latest fashion. We see this warm metal still finding its way in all space and continues to be the favorite of interior stylists as they continue to admit their long standing obsession with copper. Thus we devote this article to the warm, rosy glow of this design phenomenon.
Keeping in mind that it was not long ago that copper was being celebrated as a major discovery. Stainless steel/ chrome, the subdued ones, were favorite for a long time. As the global lifestyle scenario changed, people had a desire for more warmth in the homes and were wanting more earthier and vibrant colors to be present in their space.
Copper has always captivated since in came in as a major trend. All Interior designers and Interior stylists fell to the attraction of this color which spans a spectrum of colors – from light rose-gold, luminous rust-red tones and orange through to oxidized brown. Copper created the glamorous and refined looks. “Major trend will be combining natural materials such as wood, stone, cork, metals (in particular copper).Combinations will vary from classic ones such as wood and marble to more unconventional ones such as raw concrete and gold. Simplicity of form will be key in the way each material will be mixed together.” Said Anna Van Dongen, Interior decorator.
Highly polished copper gives beautiful reflections of light and brushed copper has a very sophisticated and contemporary effect. Untreated copper ages and gets a patina over time making each object a unique one-off as time passes. Copper starts has a unique nature of living and growing with us.
Copper is very versatile and can be beautifully paired with glass, porcelain, stone, marble and wood – giving birth to a wealth of beautiful object.
Copper has found its space in every part of the living space for styling. Candle Holders, Vases, lamps, bathroom accessories, photo frames, wall arts, floor lamps, table decor, mirrors, bar accessories, curtain rods and accessories, – copper has entered in our modern living with style.
The glow radiating from the shimmering copper home accessories provide class and elegance to your space of being.
Go and grab copper
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