Metallic Home Décor Ideas for Any Room

Photo: Anthropologie
And you thought you didn’t like heavy metal.

Metallic colors are brilliant and dynamic, and the blending of gold and silver in particular suggests a stylish and dramatic contrast as well as adding visual dimension and texture. With the right balance of these shimmering tones, your space can feel both elegant and eclectic.

  1. QUICK SILVER

    silver leaves wall art
    Photo by Nordstrom

    Art is the perfect medium to test the waters when it comes to metallic home décor.

    SHOP NOW: Silver leaves wall art, $293, Nordstrom.com

  2. PILLOW TALK

    gold throw pillow
    Photo by Houzz

    Accent pillows are an easy way to add a touch of sparkle to your bed or living room.

    SHOP NOW: Gold throw pillow, $48, Houzz.com

  3. GOLD RUSH

    gold place setting
    Photo by Barneys

    This gorgeous flatware would complement any contemporary tablescape.

    SHOP NOW: Gold 5-piece place setting, $195, Barneys.com

  4. SITTING PRETTY

    concha copper frame chair
    Photo by Gilt

    Splurge on a stylish and versatile accent chair that will work in large or small spaces.

    SHOP NOW: Concha copper frame chair, $419, Gilt.com​

  5. GOLD STANDARD

    deco jar with marble lid
    Photo by Amara

    Sometimes simply adding contrasting metal, like gold, to a room with all-silver elements is enough to add a touch of drama.

    SHOP NOW: Deco jar with marble lid, $63, Amara.com

  6. RARE VINTAGE

    etched mercury glass bottles
    Photo by Jayson Home

    Add some old-world charm to your mantle or coffee table with these etched mercury glass bottles.

    SHOP NOW: Silver bottles, $11-24, JaysonHome.com

  7. SILVER LINING

    matte metallic interior paint
    Photo by Home Depot

    Imagine a sophisticated warm silver trim against the soft white walls of your dining room or kitchen.

    SHOP NOW: Warm silver matte metallic interior paint, $33 for a quart, HomeDepot.com​