There’s nothing like a little shimmer, a hint of glitter or soupçon of sparkle to transform a visual element from something ordinary or nondescript, to something luxurious and exciting. Thanks to their light-reflecting properties which are synonymous with glam rock, futurism and opulence, metallic tones, particularly copper are now also a must-have interior feature thanks to the warmer, reflective nature of their material, and a firm fashionista favourite.
The tip is not to go half measures. When adding metallic, one must decide to go either all out, regaling in high-spectrum shine, or to stay simple, adding just a subtle trace in the details for balance, striking contrast.
Depending on the feeling your intending to evoke, metallic tones can be extremely useful in attaining the desired outcome. Cooper adding a relatable warmth that offsets with Scandinavian simplicity, chrome a cleaner, more clinical effect and golds of course will forever remain associated with luxury and indulgence.
Discover our dedicated ‘Metallic’ mood board here.