All That Glitters

This spring, designers everywhere are harnessing the power of the gold standard.

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1  Curves Ahead

This gilded resin table is a re-creation of Tony Duquette’s biomorphic console, made for a ’60s Bel Air estate. $24,480, Baker Knapp & Tubbs.

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2  Raja Ready

Embroidered silk poufs from India lend a regal feel to alternative seating. $85–$125, Mohr & McPherson.

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3  Shine On

Made in France of delicate glass, these les héritiers lamps feature a -luxurious reflective finish. $895–$1,195, Roche Bobois.

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4  Feeling Gilt-y

The multipiece eden table vines candelabra by Austin rests on a base of interlaced brass coils. $569, JFS Design Studio.

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5  Heavy-Hearted

This anatomically correct paperweight from Brooklyn-based Swallow
is plated with 14-karat gold. $215, Good.

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6  Wing Sips

Tea time gets an upgrade with 14-karat-gold-accented teacups from Brazilian home design label Estudio Manus. $105 for two, J.E.M.

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7  Sweet Seat

The palmer chairs unlikely combination of suede and gold brings unfettered pizzazz to casual spaces. $3,765, Baker Knapp & Tubbs.

Photographs by Jérôme Eno


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