All that glitters may not be gold, but it is metallic. Home interiors as of late are seeing a resurgence in all that gleams.
"People are crazy about anything sparkly," says Larayn Guidroz of Swags and Tassels.
And pulling it off isn't always easy. Keeping things neutral is a simple way to bring metallic home without the look of Atlantic City. Think a shimmering grey fabric or warm metallic gold piece.
One of the safest ways to bring metallics in is in the details. A metallic pillow on the couch. A silver end table. A pair of bold gold lamps. Elle Decor featured a bevy of gleaming pieces in a recent piece that nailed the precious metals in a way that's utterly chic.
David Calhoun and Elizabeth “EB” Brooks are the first two employees of Lafayette Central Park Inc., the nonprofit charged with turning Lafayette Consolidated Government’s 100-acre Johnston Street Horse Farm property into a passive public park. Calhoun was named executive director, and Brooks is director of planning and design.
There will soon be a whole lot of shakin’ going on at Benny’s Sportshack Supplement Depot, a new concept by Opelousas native Benny Nele. Located at 2002 Johnston St., the supplement shop, smoothie bar and café, featuring hot off the press paninis and wraps, plans to open in late May.