Meet Our Metal of Choice
Totally in love with copper? Us too. But with a sea of stores jumping on the trend, it's hard to know what's good and what's not.
The rosy-orange hue of atomic number 29 is great for warming up a room — think about it in comparison to silver, which can sometime look a bit sterile and cold — and it's so on trend, it will instantly give your room a style update.
When it comes to styling copper, the metal gives deep and pastel pinks an edge. Which means it's perfect for adultifying a girly room — hey, we all love pink. It makes a monochrome room a little more interesting, and, if you have any grey marble surfaces, put something copper on it immediately! Those two materials are just meant to be together. Meant. To. Be.
The no-nos for copper? It's not great with yellow or red, and similarly, doesn't work with blonde or red timbers. I found this out the hard way after impulse purchasing a copper clock for my bamboo bedside. Mega downer.
The main rule for adding copper to your home is to think about balance (a little goes a long way) and showing off key pieces.
Here's some of the best in copper on the market.