Metals like copper, bronze, brass and gold have been trending for a while now, and it doesn’t look like they’re going anywhere soon. That’s because despite their seemingly cold nature, they can actually bring a lot of warmth and elegance to a space, as well as a touch of much-needed cheer, especially in these tenuous times.
“With everything going on in the world these days, I think everyone is craving a little warmth — it’s like a defense mechanism,” said Patricia Lepage, the manager at Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams, high-end furnishings retailer in Montreal., which has seen a distinct increase in the popularity of metallics over the past three years. “When we feel the need to reach out, gather together and be festive, we automatically crave metallics.”
For more, read the full article by Ursula Leonowicz at the Ottawa Sun.