(The Washington Post)

Looking to add some glitz and glam to your home? Create an elegant, cozy and chic space that sparkles — and sparks conversation — by incorporating metallic accents and natural gemstones into your decor, says Abbe Fenimore, who manages the Dallas-based interior design company Studio Ten 25.

“When choosing pieces, opt for those that you will actually use and that aren’t too precious that you’ll be afraid to display,” she says.

Here are Fenimore’s top picks.

(Jonathan Adler; Amazon)

SPLURGE: Small Jacques tray in brass ( jonathanadler.com ), left. SAVE: Isaac Jacobs acrylic tray( amazon.com ).

(Anthropologie; Target)

SPLURGE: Agate cheese board in dyed blue ( anthropologie.com ), left. SAVE: Agate serving platter ( target.com ).

(Bergdorf Goodman; Save on Crafts)

SPLURGE: Anna dual vase by RabLabs ( bergdorfgoodman.com ), left. SAVE: White-and-gold 12-inch Klein vase (save-on-crafts.com ).

(Williams Sonoma; Bed Bath and Beyond)

SPLURGE: Aerin 5-by-7-inch gilded bamboo gallery frame ( williams-sonoma.com ), left. SAVE: Siena 5-by-7-inch cast-metal bamboo-pattern frame ( bedbathandbeyond.com ).

(Yvonne Estelles; Zazzle)

SPLURGE: Pyar & Co. Makai pillow (yvonne-estelles.com), left. SAVE: Elegant gold-and-white Greek key pattern throw pillow (zazzle.com).

(The Mine; Wisteria)

SPLURGE: Brasil Home Designs SM606 amethyst cluster in sterling silver (themine.com), left. SAVE: South American amethyst geode (wisteria.com).

Abbe Fenmore of Studio Ten 25. (Fort Lion Studio/Courtesy of Abbe Fenimore)

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