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Sneak Peek: Best of Silver

by Shannon Grant

Now that we’ve featured gold and copper, it feels only right to round out our best of metallics by showcasing silver. While I may be partial to the warmer metals, I love the cool refinement that silver brings to a home. While combing through the archives I noticed a frequent historical connection, since its common to see examples of silver in antiques and family heirlooms. Whether you collect antique silver or just want to add a sleek, modern touch to any room in the home, there’s something for everyone in these 13 examples of silver from our Sneak Peek archives. Shannon

Image above: This elegant old silver teapot in Ariel Dearie’s home has heat resistant ebony inlaid on the handle.

Image above: This silver patterned wallpaper lends a serene, calming feeling to Joshua and Jodie Steen’s bedroom in their Brooklyn home.

Image above: These silver pedestal tables provide a clean modern contrast to the abundance of color and vintage patterns in Jessie Artigue’s Hoboken, New Jersey home.

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Image above: These candlestick holders complete the perfect coffee table vignette in Sarah Davison’s Australian home.

Image above: This silver lamp in Jessie Webster’s bedroom is just right for some late night reading.

Image above: The silver stag hanging in Annabelle Kerslake’s home is one of her best buys, she purchased it from a local home store in Australia.

Image above: Here is another view of Sarah Davison’s living room, more silver accents nestled in with the Bertoia large Diamond chair.

Image above: This silver antler is a lovely and unexpected centerpiece on Amy and Erich McVey’s dining table in their Oregon home.

Image above: Dansk designer Jens Quistgaard’s Fjord silverware completes the Mid-Century Modern table settings in Gilbert Ford’s home.

Image above: Molly Bingaman describes metallics, like this silver mercury glass vase, a “fancy neutral” that can work anywhere and be mixed together throughout the home. See more of her Kansas City home here.

Image above: This large footed antique silver tray enhances the glamourous style of Roséline Lohr’s Edinburgh home.

Image above: More silver in Jessie Webster’s home, this time her mismatched collection of antique silverware gathered on the kitchen counter.

Image above: This silver monogrammed jewelry box found in Rachel Krauskopf’s home is a family keepsake, given to her by her sister as a maid of honor gift.

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