ICFF 2013 Trends: Crazy About Copper

by Grace Bonney

As much as I’ve loved ICFF’s trends so far this year (Green, Geometrics and Brass & Copper), I will always consider copper my first love. Classic metallics like this will never go out of style, but copper really had a moment this year and, fingers crossed, seems to be tipping over into the rose gold world, too. That rosier, pinker point of view is so beautiful and feels so modern on really simple designs- I can’t wait to see how it evolves for next year. But this year’s collection of shiny copper pendants, chandeliers, canisters, baskets, tables and chairs really took my breath away. Fingers crossed it will cross over into rose gold next year…xo, grace

Image above: My favorite copper lighting of the show, Iacoli & McAllister‘s copper chandelier. These guys really had the strongest work at the show for my money. Chic, modern and on-trend without being trendy.

Image above: Blu Dot‘s beautiful smokey glass-topped (another ICFF 2013 trend!) copper tables.

Image above: Delightfull design’s rotating copper light (rotated photo after the jump)

Image above: Panoramica‘s copper baskets

More new copper designs from ICFF continue after the jump…

Image above: The arms, rotated together, of Delightfull‘s copper lamp.

Images above: Canisters from Kaikado

Image above: Iacoli & McAllister‘s gorgeous copper table.

Image above: Neil Conley‘s copper bookmarks

Image above: Tom Dixon‘s copper lighting

Image above: Assembly Design‘s copper chair

Image above: An incredible copper chandelier/multi-pendant from Innermost UK

Image above: Hanging plant holders and decorations from Panoramica

Image above: Canisters from Kaikado

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