Decorative accessories add the final layer to a room. When the accessories are both beautiful and provide a warm glow, their value goes up. With summer behind us its time to start thinking about making our surroundings warm and cozy, and the glow of candlelight is part of that. Here are some exceptionally gorgeous candlesticks to get things glowing.
Simple elongated and tarnished brass candlesticks crafted by Gentner come in varying heights for the ultimate in dramatic appeal. Modern or traditional applications would suit these well, their beauty adds a Wiener Werkstatte-like artisitic serenity.
Pieces with Deco details are making a comeback. The Garland Candle holder from Arteriors, with its curving silhouette of metalwork brings some loopy flair to a holiday tablesetting in addition to a dose of a very "now" gold finish.
The duality of Studio A's Trumpet Candleholder and Vase makes it a piece worth having around. A burnished black metal hourglass shape and brass ring detail bring a Swedish vintage inspired feel to a mantle or coffee table.
Mixing aventurine stone and golden brass, this candlestick from AERIN is a statement piece that adds a hint of color and looks like a vintage find.
Short and stout, Celerie Kemble's shell-inlaid candlesticks for Maitland-Smith merge brass and a flower-shaped base resembling a great vintage find.
A beautiful turned cable detail and substantial base provide L'Objet's 24 karat gold plated brass Carrousel candlesticks with added allure. Available through Michael C. Fina
Stone doesn't have to be cold. Noir's Roger Candle Stick in white marble features an alternating orb and disk design, with Brancusi-inspired lines.