Make your door knobs and fixtures bronzed. All it takes is some sand paper, spray paint and a little elbow grease. A lot cheaper then paying for all new door knobs. Here are a couple great tutorials.
This picture and a great tutorial is from Judy at Cleaning Junkie. Click here for the tutorial.
Here is another tutorial from Carefree Blonde, click Here to view. This tutorial shows that she did it to a towel rod also.
I would love to try this out on my bathroom facets.