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Olympic Style: The Metallic Touch

Get into true Olympic spirit with these metallic favorites. 

Written by Emily Benda

The games have begun and Olympics fever is in full swing. Decorate your home like a true champion in shades of bronze, silver, or gold. Check out the fabulous metallic products below for inspiration.

Go for Gold

The "Cornelius" matte gold buffet from Made Goods is an eye-catching addition to a living or dining room. Inspired by the street tiles of Barcelona, intricate shapes and patterns are engraved along the front. Media cutouts are included, making this piece utile as well as gorgeous.

Don walls in a winning shade of gold with Thibaut's "Arcadia" wallpaper. The warm, inviting wallcovering has a layer of luxury thanks to the filigree-inspired pattern.

Kim Seybert’s Crackle Tumbler in gold is a beautiful addition to a tablescape. Hand-blown glass doused with 24-carat gold powder results in a special and one-of-a-kind design and makes this tumbler a stunner for a metallic or fall table setting.

Add splendor to your home with this jewel of a side table from Marjorie Skouras Design. Created with semi-precious veneer inlay and a wrought iron frame, the table is finished with bright gold leaf fit for royalty.

Indulge in the richness of this Siam metallic wall tile. Using a centuries-old Aquaforte etching technique, Siam creates an art deco motif in a textured, golden wall tile. It’s an exotic, radiant design suited for a first place medalist.

The fluid "Clausis" lamp from Circa Lighting lends itself to both modern and traditional design. A simple linen shade balances the eye-catching golden base.

Dine like a champion with the "Versailles" 5-piece place setting in gold from Mottahedeh. The entire collection features an elegant gold design set against clean white porcelain—a luxurious setting sure to dazzle your guests. 

Shine in Silver

Who says gold has to be first? This silver-colored mirror commands attention. Radiating layers of steel spring wires create a dazzling, starbrust design and make this a natural focal point.

Universal’s "Flock of Seagulls" credenza offers a sophisticated storage solution while brightening up the room. A distinct silver hue and carved seagulls mid-flight create a design that is eye-catching and alluring. 

Show off your silver with this unique table art. SkLO’s freeform sculpture is made from hand-blown glass in the Czech Republic and makes a lovely addition to a coffee table or console. 

Sferra's "Satta" decorative pillow in silver is made from super supple Italian leather and finished with a metallic surface. Toss on a sofa, chair, window seat, or bed for a little extra luster.

With abstract touches of grey and silver, this Fabricut woven is a dreamy sensation. Textured hints of silver bring life into the fabric, making it a cool and nuanced textile to include in your home.   

Olympians need their rest. Safavieh’s light blue and silver velvet upholstered king bed is a retro-styled retreat fit for a champion. A glamorous deco motif adorns the headboard and adds a touch of luxury.

This Venetian styled chandelier is a simple, elegant piece that would pair well with transitional design. Nine candle lights and an antique silver put a modern spin on a classic chandelier. 

Beautiful in Bronze

Pindler’s “Enticing” in bronze is definitely a medal-winner. Its metallic gleam and subtle textured pattern make it a sophisticated upholstery choice. 

Proudly display bronze with this luxe ombre rug. The rich, warm hues blending into one another add interest underfoot. 

Ralph Lauren’s industrial "Rivington" bronze pendant light is a standout. Large panes with mirrored interiors add interest and reflect brilliant light into the space. 

Let bronze take the lead with an intriguing art display. This three-dimensional piece is crafted with strung bronze coco bead spirals and encased in an acrylic frame. Overlapping elements lead eyes across the canvas. 

Let the bronze-colored finish of the river stone-shaped table from Mitchel Gold + Bob Williams cast a warm, inviting glow over your space. The smooth-topped cocktail table makes a sleek living room centerpiece. 

Bring texture to the walls with this bronze chevron wallpaper from Schumacher. The metallic luster of the product gives depth and allure in a subtle pattern that amplifies the room. 

Create conversation with stunning metallic art work. This abstract bronze sculpture is composed of geometric cubes molded into one structure and proudly set atop a marble base. No shame in bronze here.