by Patricia L. Garcia
copper décor just in time for fall
Whether it’s in metal form or simply used as an accent color, copper is a statement all its own and such a beautiful color for fall. You’ll want to use it for formal and casual events, in quantities large and small. So get out of the Moscow mule copper mug phase, and bring this metal and hue into your home for a timeless look that will always dazzle.
Alchemy Lights WZY 1508 Wall Sconce
An easy way to bring a high-end finish to any home is through lighting. Take the WZY wall sconce from Alchemy Lights. The copper lighting fixture has an iridescent amber mica finish that’s beautiful, but not too showy. All of Alchemy Lights’ products are handcrafted, making their lighting fixtures both durable and stunning. These Southwestern-style wall sconces can be customized with a different punch pattern or patina. The WZY 1508 has a solid top, making it OK for use in dark sky areas.
Price Available Upon Request
Alchemy Lights, alchemylights.com
Sonoma Forge WaterBridge Elbow Spout in Rustic Copper
Wash your hands in style with this rustic faucet and fixture set, which comes in many finishes, including rustic and polished copper. The WaterBridge, made of copper and solid brass parts, carefully balances a rustic style so that it can fit a variety of bathroom types. You can even customize the height and length of the spout by special order.
$1,690, Santa Fe By Design, santafebydesign.com
Hearth & Hand with Magnolia Ombre Shower Curtain
If you can’t have a full-on copper tub in your home, you can still get the glitz and glamour that comes with one. A cream ombre shower curtain with gray and copper stripes is a cost-effective way to add a shot of color to any bathroom. This shower curtain comes with the added bonus of fun flair in the form of a tasseled hem. It’s machine washable, making it easy to keep clean, and at 72-inches-by-72-inches, it will cover the biggest of showers or tubs.
$24.99, Target, target.com
Nambé 10-Inch Copper Canyon Bowl
Designed by Lisa Smith, this bowl is a unique beauty that can be used simply as a decorative element or to enhance any meal. The copper-coated alloy has a clear protective coating and eye-catching scallops that slope down to the bowl’s flat bottom. The enveloping waves and verdigris patina create a one-of-a-kind piece that celebrates in a bold way.
Signature Hardware Paige Hammered Copper Double-Slipper Tub
A double-slipper tub is enough of a showstopper to be admired in any master bath. Make it hammered copper, and you will never stop being in love with your tub. This lovely bateau-style tub is handmade with a hand-polished finish, so no two tubs are exactly alike. Applied with a French hot process, the tub has a patina that’s ingrained in the copper for a long-lasting brilliance. The Paige fits right in with a rustic-style bathroom or a glamorous space meant for relaxation. You can choose from the standard 66-inch tub or the 72-inch tub for a little extra.
Starts at $2,149, Ferguson, fergusonshowrooms.com
Sanskrit Side Table, Urbia Imports
Featuring an antique copper finish and a unique circular design, the Sanskrit side table is a chic addition to any living space. The mixed-metal table has global influences, as Urbia Imports specializes in furniture from around the world. The table’s frame is made of steel, with a bronze finish. Standing at 22 inches tall, and with a diameter and width of 21 inches, this side table will be a favorite décor item in your home.
$899.95, Tema Furniture, temafurniture.com