People have been mesmerized by gold for millennia. The Ancient Egyptians believed it was a gift from the gods. The Greeks used it to make the first cable chain jewelry. The Incas and Aztecs revered it, too.
Gold has always been a symbol of luxury, wealth, and power. We flaunt our gold cards, give away gold medals, and go by the gold standard.
In the realm of interior design, gold and champagne tones are warm and inviting. When done well, gold-threaded fabrics, shiny brass accents, and gold accessories can add just the right amount of glamor and opulence.
But decorating with gold finishes doesn’t have to be formal or fussy. A gold-kissed accent wall, champagne MirrorMate frame, or shiny brass hardware is all it takes to make a room stand out. The trick is choosing the right tone and color pairings—and knowing when to use restraint.
Here are some ways to incorporate gold and champagne into your home like a pro.