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Go glam! 6 DIY projects for gold home decor

June 3, 2014 at 1:20 PM ET

Gold-dipped decor and furniture is a hot design trend this year, but no need to splurge to incorporate this craze into your home. Here are 6 DIY projects that will bring the right dose of gold at the right price tag. 

Gold-dipped bar stools

Honey Bear Lane
Honey Bear Lane

Step up those generic bar stools with a little gold spray paint and an afternoon. Find the instructions at Honey Bear Lane

Gold caviar coasters

Whimsey Box
Whimsey Box

Put that late-night glass of wine or early-morning coffee on these glamorous coasters, made from ceramic tiles, metallic paint and a marker. Make your own by following the directions at Whimsey Box

Gold dot lampshade

Land of Nod
Land of Nod

There is no need to splurge on a statement lamp. Buy one on the cheap and spin it into this fun piece that could work in any room in the house. Find the instructions at Land of Nod

Gold foil confetti tumblers

House of Earnest
House of Earnest

Serve these chic glasses at your next gathering. For the how-to, visit House of Earnest

Gold-leafed succulent pots

Miss Renaissance
Miss Renaissance

These pots have gold leaf instead of gold paint for that bonus shimmer. Find out how to whip up your own at Miss Renaissance.  

Gold-dipped mirror

Pretty Providence
Pretty Providence

This D-I-Y is a little more difficult, but definitely worth the work. Find the instructions for this gold-dipped mirror at Pretty Providence


A version of this article originally appeared on iVillage.

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