Stylish Tips for Decorating with Marble

When you think of marble, you may think of Renaissance statues or large house columns, but these fluidly patterned slabs have made a modern rebirth in the world of interior design. Luxurious to the eye, this metamorphic rock also adds subtle pops of texture and color when used appropriately. To avoid turning your space into cold marble room, read KOKETs stylish tips for decorating with marble.
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The presence of marble and marble patterns are becoming more prevalent in interior design.

The presence of marble and marble patterns are becoming more prevalent in interior design.


Architecture – For big impact, incorporate a marble wall or columns into the architecture of a space. With marble less is more, so focus on one area or wall to integrate this trend, like a fireplace or accent wall. The kitchen is a great area to incorporate marble as well, in the island, countertops or cabinets.
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The kitchen is a great area to incorporate marble in the island, countertops or cabinets.


Marble is used on the floor and shower in this KOKET project.

Marble is used on the floor and shower in this KOKET project.


Furniture – Marble may seem cold and uncomfortable for furniture, but when used in a design correctly, it can make for a luxurious piece. Floor and table lamps, along with side and dining tables are good furniture pieces where marble can be used. Plan where you put your marble furniture carefully as it is very heavy and unforgiving when fitting within a space.
The Yasmine side table

The Yasmine side table’s sultry silhouette features a black marble top.


This lamp with a marble base provide just the right amount of marble.

This lamp with a marble base provide just the right amount of this trend.


The Agra dining table by BRABBU is completely composed of marble, as seen here in a Middle East residence.

The Agra dining table by BRABBU is completely composed of marble, as seen here in a Middle East residence.


The Reptilian table lamp features a black marble base with two seductively silent, hand-carved crocodiles curving around it.

The Reptilian table lamp features a black marble base with two seductively silent, hand-carved crocodiles curving around it.


Accents – The last stylish tip for decorating with marble is to incorporate it (real or faux) into home accents and décor. Remember to be sparing and choose your accents wisely. Too much marble can look busy and cold, but just the right amount produces a lavish effect. Trays, trinkets, even sheets can be made of marble or have a marble pattern that make your space the envy of your guests.
Marble trays provide an elegant display.

Marble trays provide an elegant display.


Kelly Wearstler understand the power of marble with her famous legs on top of a marble trinket box.

Kelly Wearstler understands the power of marble with her famous legs on top of a marble trinket box.


Marble printed sheets add a pop of texture in a monochrome space.

Marble printed sheets add a pop of texture in a monochrome space.


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