In case you haven't noticed, metallic tones have been trending in interiors of late (do keep up!) Our Colour of the Year for 2016, Cherished Gold, interprets the warm glow of gold in an earthy, subtle way – without so much as a hint of bling in sight (phew). Flattering and versatile, it's a shade that's easy to use in your home and works a treat with metallic and natural materials alike. Here's a few inspired buys to help you put a shine on your spaces.

  1. Cherished Gold, Dulux.

  2. Gold Effect Pineapple Ornament, £12, Sainsbury's.

  3. Gold magazine rack, £17.50, Holly’s House.

  4. Epworth Cushion, £25,

  5. Mini Brass Planters, £30, Trunk Home.

  6. Lacquer Rectangle Tray, £15, John Lewis.

  7. Pendant Ceiling Light, £126, Marks & Spencer.

Cherish your spaces with a touch of gold and order your Cherished Gold tester. Find out what Cherished Gold looks like on your walls by downloading our free Visualizer app or get inspiration with these seven Cherished Gold room sets.