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Using one of these simple painting techniques you can give galvanized pipe (or any metal surface) an industrial, distressed, or antique metal look.

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Ornate Insect Embroideries by Humayrah Bint Altaf Incorporate Antique Materials and Metallic Beads

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Unique metal lamp base holds a colorful Balinese shade in colors of pink, aqua and blue. Shade is covered in vintage silver Indian Sari appliques and 1920s era netting and floral trim. Colorful hand beaded fringe adorns bottom of the shade.

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French Patinated Metal and Iridescent Glass Inkwell, circa 1900

French Patinated Metal and Iridescent Glass Inkwell, circa 1900 | From a unique collection of antique and modern desk accessories at

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Gold 1920s vintage floor lamp holds a Chinese Peony shade in vibrant green and blue tones and overlaid with wonderful vintage fuchsia peony Chinese appliques. The side panels have antique ornate blue and metallic chinoiserie appliques. Four hand beaded tassels adorn the corner and a jeweled pull chain completes the look

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Rabbit Antique Metal Button (Vintage 1940 Bunny Picture Buttons, Sewing Collectible)

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