Brass hardware? Check. Gold faucet fixtures? You’ve seen them. And we all know that brass lighting is a hit. We love all these gold tones in a kitchen, but occasionally we see things so special and unique, we just want to bask in their glow and dream about them for our next remodel. Incorporate a little warmth and shine in your kitchen with one, or a few, of these elements.

Above, this narrow metal plate is both a hit of brass, and smart extra hanging storage for utensils that get used regularly. It’s part of a very small kitchen in a Swedish apartment on Fantastic Frank.

Instead of basic stainless edging strips (called a schluter), Anna Smith used brass ones to finish off the white tile in her beautiful kitchen, as seen on Hither & Thither.

There’s regular grout, and then there’s GOLD grout in the form of these metal strips that Emily Henderson used to separate her marble backsplash tiles.

The combination of dark green cabinets with a slice of weathered brass as backsplash is a delicious combination. From Naked Kitchens.

When Naomi of Design Manifest commissioned these glass cabinets for her new cottage kitchen, she added a touch of brass trim to the doors for a little bit more shine.

This custom toe kick was made from sheet metal which was cut to fit and adhered to IKEA cabinets with contact cement. It adds a luxe element to an otherwise budget kitchen by NWHomeworks.

If you’ve got a little raised detail on your cabinet fronts, consider painting those parts with gold paint or gold leaf. This emerald kitchen is by Kelly Wearstler but you can DIY it yourself according to Addicted to Decorating.