Eighteenth-century stone pedestals hold luminaries strung with bamboo and seedpods rather than crystals, while an antique Murano glass chandelier hangs overhead in the entrance to this eclectic living room. The blue-green Fortuny draperies, overpainted with gold, add metallic gleam to the space.
This elegant dining room features a neutral distressed dining set with pink and orange floral arrangements and a crystal chandelier above. Gray floral curtains frame a set of french doors, while various gray floral paintings with metallic frames line the walls. Brown hardwood floors provide a finishing touch.
Light from the bay window captures the brights and classy design in this living room. Linen curtains blend beautifully with the neutral sofa, chaise and arm chairs. Polished surfaces and metallic details offer a fitting reflective quality. Yellow patterned throw pillows add a touch of color.
Floral curtains and fresh flowers add a feminine touch to this eclectic master bedroom, while metallic pieces, like this dresser, serve as stand-out pieces in an otherwise tranquil design scheme. Dark hardwood floors provide a sharp contrast to the dreamy hand-painted blue and white ombré walls.
This stylish bedroom features a taupe leather bed frame and headboard with matching bed linens and metallic throw pillows. A leather studded nightstand with a small metal lamp is positioned in front of a window trimmed in floor-length patterned curtains. A metal starburst mirror hangs above the bed.
This luxurious master bedroom features an elaborate hand-painted ceiling with floral designs and cloud details. Just underneath is a canopy bed with a quilted metallic comforter and a soft teal chaise for lounging. Brown floral wallpaper covers the walls, while velvet valance curtains give the windows a traditional touch.
A little color and pattern goes a long way in this serene master bedroom featured on HGTV's Buying and Selling. A soft color palette and light-colored curtains create a relaxed, dreamy feel. Teal chairs and a small metallic table form a sitting area at the foot of the bed.
This elegant dining room with a crystal chandelier combines contemporary and classic design. A metallic chest and floor-length light blue curtains frame the stone fireplace. The luxury dining room, designed by Suzanne Kasler for a Southeastern Designer Showhouse in Atlanta, also features an oval dining table and chairs with nailhead trim.
This classic dining room earns a bit of flair with red accents, as seen in the curtains and starburst patterned carpet. Neutral tufted wingback chairs are positioned around the dining table, while a traditional candelabra chandelier hangs above. Silvery gray paint covers the tray ceiling, adding a metallic touch.
This transitional bedroom features a yellow quilt paired with a gray throw and multiple pillows. Yellow and white zig-zag curtains frame a pair of windows, while a wood nightstand with a metallic table lamp is placed on either side of the bed. Two circular mirrors offer decoration, while natural light illuminates the space.
A palette of cool neutrals creates unruffled harmony in this transitional living room. Floor-to-ceiling curtains add height to the space, while a boxy sectional utilizes the corner of the room to its full potential. The glass and chrome coffee table adds a subtle gleam to the mix along with the metallic end table.
The dining area of the loft was decorated with a hand-loomed silk and Tibetan wool carpet, original oil artwork, upholstered bench seating paired with custom side chairs, a metallic and capiz shell chandelier, a carved floor lamp, a tall Chinese dragon vase and custom draperies that frame the spectacular view of the river below.
A sleek fireplace with a geometric screen and a mirror over the mantel are modern touches in this living room. Metallic consoles on either side of the fireplace are both stylish and functional, with benches tucked away underneath. The window-filled room also has draperies, upholstered couches, and a black chandelier and table lamps.
The traditional bed sits in a dramatic valance headboard, creating an eye-catching display in this serene bedroom. Soft green is carried through the space from the curtains to the bedding, while a pair of swing-arm sconces adds ambient reading light. Silver nightstands add a metallic vibe to the space and provide much-needed storage.
A trio of gold containers pop against the white walls of this room and add shine and flair to the design. The metallic finish is a nice contrast to the surrounding satin finishes. A white faux-wood mirror frame and two-toned curtains frame the shelf display with added texture and color.
A two-piece sectional allows for plenty of seating in this Tuscan-inspired living space. The bright red curtains, metallic gray open back shelving and leather-tufted chair bring warmth and comfort. The steel and wood coffee table is spruced up with a cement bear, candles and flowers to keep the rustic look alive.
This soothing blue dining room is taken to the next level thanks to a custom bronze ceiling treatment. The ceiling color is echoed in the dining chairs, while the blue walls and green curtains are mirrored in the room's area rug. A contemporary chandelier illuminates the metallic ceiling, drawing the eye up to heighten the space.
This living room in a historic home is nicely furnished but lacks the glamour and magic needed for a season of entertaining and inside time. Thinks of ways this winter to work with what you have but add small decorative touches: new glassware, a metallic bar cart, richer curtains and throws and pillows to bring warmth and luxury to your space.