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Fashionable metal: 4 options for using copper in interior design

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When it comes to metal décor in interior, golden and silvery mixer taps, fittings, lamps and accessories come to mind first. Various chrome details aren`t less typical for modern interiors in hi-tech style, however, there is a material, that often left without proper attention. In the last few years copper has been at the peak of popularity among designers around the world. There are 10 different copper interior items, which can add a special feature to decoration of various rooms.

Copper is a flexible material that can be used for making items of the most whimsical forms. Besides, it has a large variety of warm shades from bright red to almost brown, making it relevant in interiors of different styles and color scheme.

Copper coffee tables in interior, ClassiCon

Copper coffee tables in interior, ClassiCon

Copper lamps

Copper chandeliers, table lamps or sconces have been one of the most popular interior design trends in recent years. They look equally good in a luxurious art Deco, and in the brutal atmosphere of the loft style, and a cosy rustic interior and are often used as interior accents in other styles.

Chandelier from Slamp

Chandelier from Slamp

Copper, like any other material, can have glossy or matte surface, which also should pay attention to when choosing fixtures and accessories.

Sconce from Tom Dixon

Sconce from Tom Dixon

Copper plumbing

Copper baths, sinks and mixer taps bring a vintage atmosphere of antiquity to the interior, however, satisfy the modern functional requirements. Copper also has good hygienic and antibacterial properties, that allow to use it in rooms with high humidity.

Copper bath from Bleu Provence

Copper bath from Bleu Provence

Dressing table from copper Bluform

Dressing table from copper Bluform

Copper furniture

Copper items of furniture can be classified as exotics. However, in recent times they often appear in the collections of fashion brands. Generally, these items imply sophisticated modern interior in industrial style.

Copper bed for lovers of interior exotics, Cantori

Copper bed for lovers of interior exotics, Cantori

Accessories and décor from copper

Most often decorative items made of copper can be found in kitchens. Indeed, nothing is more perfect for the decor of a kitchen in country style, like shining copper pots and pans. However, such dishes are not just a decorative accessory, but also perfect for everyday use.

Copper decor gives the kitchen a cozy traditional look, Officine Gullo

Copper decor gives the kitchen a cozy traditional look, Officine Gullo

Copper dish and backsplash in kitchen, Officine Gullo

Copper dish and backsplash in kitchen, Officine Gullo

Depending on room, where you want them to place, copper items can create a totally different interior, from modern industrial eclecticism to vintage country style. In any case, a warm shine of this metal helps to create a stylish and cozy home environment.

Copper stopper for doors in the form of a boot, Tom Dixon

Copper stopper for doors in the form of a boot, Tom Dixon


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