What is it about brass? More understated than gold, but still goldish, it makes everything look just a little bit zhuzhed-up. Maybe that’s why we’ve been so fond of the stuff lately (highlighting a brass Kikkerland watering can and Pamela Love pendant, both on sale). It’s also relatively affordable, the ultimate cheap-but-expensive-looking material. Below, our favorite brass things on Amazon.
It’s just smaller than ten inches by six inches — tinier than a letter-size sheet of paper — and perfect for makeup stuff or mail and keys.
Make Taboo or Pictionary a zillion times more high-stakes with this vintage-ish hotel bell.
A nice touch whether you’re in a corner office or just got your first set of business cards.
A grown-up change of pace from standard stainless steel.
Exactly the kind of lamp that would let you get away with calling that room with a reading chair your “library.”
Who knew Zippo made brass lighters? Now, you do.
Charmingly retro, slightly cheesy, and very, very fun. Turn the lid over, and it turns into a coaster for your cup.
Okay, so technically, it’s copper with a brass handle and spout, but that’s quibbling when its classic shape is this appealing.
Like a museum display case for even your rinky-dinkiest jewelry.
If you like the look of Umbra’s jewelry tray, you’ll love it as a mirror.
The kind of wastebasket that’ll make you feel bad about throwing anything too dirty in it. It’s 12 inches tall and 10 inches wide in diameter, if you’re wondering.
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