Spotted at the Showcase: Midas Touch

  • ASID Girls' Room
    Photo by Caitlin Abrams
  • ASID dining room nook
    Photo by Caitlin Abrams
  • ASID library
    Photo by Caitlin Abrams

Yes, gold and brass are trending topics on Pinterest, but the warm metallics are truly timeless and bring a rich patina to modern settings. We stole some ideas from this year's Showcase Home to make it easy to bring the trend to your own home.

Sunburst Mirror

THE ROOM: The Girls' Bedroom
THE PIECE: A Sunburst Mirror, an iconic design often linked to the "Sun King," Louis XIV
GET THE LOOK: Mini Gold Starbust Mirror ($199), from Ethan Allen, 9280 Hudson Rd., Woodbury, 651-578-6506

Brass Lantern

THE ROOM: The Dining Room
THE PIECE: A Moroccan lantern, which has followed the homeowners to two homes
GET THE LOOK: Metal Lantern ($119), from World Market, 4250 W. 78th St., Bloomington, 952-831-1914

Vintage Lighters

THE ROOM: The Library
THE PIECE: Jayne's personal collection of vintage tabletop lighters, culled over years of prowling antique shops
GET THE LOOK: Start hunting at our list of favorite antique stores

Vintage brass barware

THE ROOM: The Living Room
THE PIECE: Touches of gold, black, and cut crystal allow mismatched pieces to work together and create a dynamic mix of vintage barware.
GET THE LOOK: Find an ever-rotating array of vintage pieces like these at findfurnish. 13 5th St. NE, Mpls., 612-730-3389

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