10 Easy Pieces: Shine On with Decorative Brass Accents — Apartment Therapy Marketplace

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If your home is anything like mine, it’s a mix of secondhand, lower-cost furniture with a few slightly more expensive pieces. It’s been a slow transition to upgrade from futons and flat-pack furniture as my budget allows it. I’ve learned that decor accessories with metallic finishes can really make a room look and feel more upscale. Brass particularly has a worldly quality to it that gives your belongings a polished appearance. These ten finds from across the web (including Marketplace) easily add some shimmer and shine to your home.