7 Chic ways to add copper to your decor

May 25, 2015 at 11:06 a.m. ET
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Metallics are all the rage in home decor lately, and copper is now leading the way for metals. Copper pipes, tubes and spray paint are easy to find in your local hardware store and will deck your home out in the latest decor. From metallic candle holders to modern light fixtures, learn how to make these chic copper crafts.

Brought to you by the Porch Blogger Program, check out these seven copper DIY projects you can copy!

1. Copper magazine stand

Combine a bit of copper piping and your favorite patterned fabric to make this trendy magazine stand.

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2. Copper striped candle holders

Skip the pipes and head straight to the tape, with this copper craft that uses delicate copper tape to create intricate designs like these striped candle holders.

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3. Copper plant tags

Keep your garden herbs organized with the help of these cute copper plant tags!

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4. Copper pipe pencil holder

For a fun way to display your pencils, pens and markers, DIY your own pencil holder with a piece of copper pipe and hot glue!

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5. Copper pipe icosahedron light fixture

Inspired by a $2,000 light fixture, this look-for-less copper pipe project created an icosahedron pendant light for only $50! Get the step-by-step tutorial for this geometry project here.

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6. Copper-edged mirror

This wooden-backed mirror edged in copper tape is the perfect way to add some class to a room.

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7. Vintage copper vases

Brighten up your dining room table with this quick DIY. Glass jars, painter's tape, a plastic bag and spray paint are all you need to make these vintage copper vases!

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