Brass DIY Details To Warm Up (& Style Up!) Your Kitchen

Brass DIY Details To Warm Up (& Style Up!) Your Kitchen

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Dabney Frake
Apr 28, 2016
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A little bit of gold goes a long way. You only need a tiny touch of brass detail to add warmth, and a hint of luxury to your kitchen. These projects take no time at all, and have a lot of bang for the buck.

Above, Megan Pflug updated her kitchen with tons of vintage-style details including the open shelving with a brass rod for hanging mugs on S hooks.

(Image credit: Sarah Dorsey)

Sarah Dorsey made these amazing brass sconces for $70 each. The lights take about 30 minutes to make and would look amazing installed over a kitchen counter.

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The brass bar for kitchen towels is a great addition to this table-turned-kitchen-island from Petal & Ply. The brass casters are a nice touch too.

(Image credit: Rosa Beltran)

Rosa Beltran's renovated kitchen now sports a black pendant light over the sink that she customized with a brass metal band, which nicely highlights the gold hardware.

(Image credit: Kristi Murphy)

Sometimes it's as easy as buying a can of gold spray paint. Kristi Murphy updated some silver IKEA handles so they look like brass.

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This wooden dowel paper towel holder from Poppytalk takes about five minutes to make. The end cap is brass so you can leave it that if you prefer.

(Image credit: Design Manifest)

This kitchen island from Design Manifest is a stock IKEA piece, with the bottom's painted gold. You could also wrap any cabinet feet in metal flashing.

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