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Help me decide! Which do you like better?

1 min read 18 Comments

Which do you like better? 

The bowl with a polished copper edge, or the version with a darkened edge? 

enamelware copper bowl with abstract landscape drawing showing 2 versions of edge treatment, black or copper

Often I let the bowl speak to me... the design and overall look usually help me determine which edge treatment looks best - shiny copper or darkened copper. 

But I thought it'd be fun to find out what you think! 

2 versions of same enamelware copper bowl with abstract landscape drawing, black or copper edge?

I can polish the edge to reveal the raw copper, or patina it to a darkened black edge. Both highlight details of the bowl in different ways. 

Which do you prefer? 

A - shiny copper

B - blackened copper

Vote in the comments! 

 

Catherine Grisez


18 Responses

Carol Kane

March 19, 2021

B for me!

Judi D Rees

March 17, 2021

I’m going with B, but it’s a hard choice!

Megan

March 17, 2021

I vote A, but purely personal preference. B is lovely as well, but copper for me.

Kalindi

March 17, 2021

I love both. I love the copper because it causes all the other colors to really pop. The black mutes the elements a bit more for a more subdued elegant look. I vote A.

Elizabeth Mars

March 17, 2021

copper! like the gold pod earrings too, kt. but I always like all the finishes, just depends on what clothing the wearer has.
beautiful!

Elizabeth Mars

March 17, 2021

copper! like the gold pod earrings too, kt. but I always like all the finishes, just depends on what clothing the wearer has.
beautiful!

Carol Clifford

March 17, 2021

Why do you always give us tough choices! I’m leaning toward the black, though. Feels like a frame to your lovely composition.

Wendy Woldenberg

March 17, 2021

I’m going with B – black!

Rosie

March 17, 2021

Slight preference for the blackened copper with the blues in the landscape. But shiny copper is also cool ¯\(ツ)

Kim Barrow

March 17, 2021

I like A. Both look great and both pull from the color in the bowl which I love. But I like the bare metal/copper bc it shows what it is made of (one could just think it’s painted ceramic.) Both are very lovely, but copper definitely is my choice.

Kitty Kavanaugh

March 17, 2021

Whichever color is on the outside of the bowl.

Jacqueline Koch

March 17, 2021

Both!!

Ann Alexander

March 17, 2021

B is lovely!

Trisha Brown

March 17, 2021

B

Ken

March 17, 2021

A

Joanie Zigmond

March 17, 2021

I love the copper! A

Regina M Crusan

March 17, 2021

B

Lisa Bergh

March 17, 2021

Shiny copper

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