HEAVY METAL

Whether it’s a glittery gold or shimmering silver, metallic colors are stronger than ever this fall season as an accessory or focal point. These stand- out shades will make a bold statement in your living space, your closet or your . Our own San Antonio style expert Erin Busbee recommends these shiny choices…

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STAR BURST
Eye-catching, modern, one-of-a-kind. Turn heads in your home with the “Talitha” cabinet by Jonathan Adler. $2,400. Availability and photo courtesy of JonathanAdler.com

STEEL-ING GLAMOUR
Add some “tough glamour” to your living space with the Jacques Etagere. Its unique combination of Lucite and bold brass make it a striking décor piece. $1,995. Availability and photo courtesy of: JonathanAdler.com

INDUSTRIALLY CHIC
When it comes to home décor, I love a mix of modern metals with traditional woods like this mahogany and nickel “X Square Table” from Hutton Collections. Price upon request. Availability and photo courtesy of HuttonCollections.com

PILLOW TALK
Bring a touch of luxe to your living space with this gold foil, linen pillow from Arhaus.
$89. Availability and photo courtesy of Arhaus.com

ROCKER CHIC RING
Up your cool quotient with this blackened sterling silver, caged, spike ring by Bottega Veneta. $620. Availability and photo courtesy of Net-A-Porter.com

BRAG-WORTHY BANGLES
Stephanie Kantis started creating jewelry three years ago as a hobby, and already her sculptural pieces are top sellers at high-end retailers like Saks Fifth Avenue. These 24K gold dipped bracelets with semi-previous stones can connect to a chain to add some pop. $385 – $425. Availability and photo courtesy of StephanieKantis.com

EYES THAT SPARKLE
A subtle way to try the metallic trend, Kevyn Aucoin’s loose powder, shimmering, eye shadow set. The roll-on design makes application a breeze. $116. Availability and photo courtesy of Net-A-Porter.com

FOR FORTUNATE SOLES
These six-and-a-half inch, jaw-droppers by Christian Louboutin, take sexy evening shoe to a whole new level. Literally. $6,395. Availability and photo courtesy of Net-A-Porter.com

THE POWER OF PEWTER
I love a roomy handbag that gives you great versatility. This faux leather “Falabella” shoulder bag by Stella McCartney is a no brainer for fall/winter. It looks luxe, edgy and can work for everyday. $1,385. Availability and photo courtesy of SaksFifthAvenue.com

CROC CLUTCH
Handcrafted in Columbia, this versatile, sleek, crocodile clutch by Nancy Gonzalez adds the perfect golden glow to your evening looks.
$1,500. Availability and photo courtesy of Net-A-Porter.com

GOLDENY GOWN
Get your Gatsby on, with this Oscar de la Renta silver gown inspired by Jazz Age glamour. You will dazzle when you dance in this dress that is meticulously strung with hundreds of beads on swinging fringe. $12,990. Availability and photos courtesy of Net-A-Porter.com

CHAMPAGNE COCKTAIL
For your holiday cocktail parties, you can’t go wrong with a sexy, bandage dress by Herve Leger. The signature piece has been updated with a crisscross neckline and metallic sheen.
$1,350. Availability and photo courtesy of SaksFifthAvenue.com

LIQUID METAL
Want just a hint of metal? Try Tory Burch’s “Viva Vachetti” large, leather, envelope clutch.
$350. Availability and photo courtesy of Julian Gold

GOLD FINGERS
This fabulous, metallic iPhone 5 cover from Marc by Marc Jacobs will be a conversation starter for sure. $58. Availability and photo courtesy of: Net-A-Porter.com

METALLIC LACE
The high-shine silver color gives this paisley-patterned, cotton pencil skirt by Moschino Cheap and Chic, a fresh twist. Pair with a simple top and let the elegant skirt make the statement. $495. Availability and photo courtesy of Net-A-Porter.com

BOLD BIB
Every woman should have a beautiful, bold, bib necklace in her wardrobe. This geometric, gold-tone piece by Lulu Frost will add polish and sophistication to any outfit. $528. Availability and photo courtesy of Net-A-Porter.com

RIBBONS OF GOLD
Add instant drama to your look, with these handcrafted, gold-plated brass, clip earrings by Herve Van der Straeten. Keep the rest of your accessories minimal when wearing such eye-catching earrings. $575. Availability and photo courtesy of Net-A-Porter.com

LADIES MAN-UP WITH METAL
The high shine and crystals give this traditional oxford by Lanvin a contemporary spin. $1,150. Availability and photo courtesy of NeimanMarcus.com

WHAT A STUD
Add a dash of metal to your mane with this studded hair clip by Valentino. $245. Availability and photo courtesy of Net-A-Porter.com

KNIGHT LIGHT
From Collection Les Contemporains, This “Mama Floor Lamp” made with mirrored eco-chrome will add some intrigue and, no doubt, conversation to your home. $1,995. Availability and photo courtesy of Roche-Bobois.com

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