Hanover Oatmeal. Other couloirs available. British Company. Jenna, these are the stair runner rods I mentioned. You could get ghee in antique gold or brass or oil rubbed bronze depending on the hardware finish in your foyer.
Before pneumatic carpet nailers, handsome metal rods secured stair runners. Similar to shown: Zorrods Standard Stair Rod in oil-rubbed bronze, about $19; Floors and Surfaces. Photo: Dominic Blackmore/IPC Images | thisoldhouse.com