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
Gold caviar coasters
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
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
Serve these chic glasses at your next gathering. For the how-to, visit House of Earnest.
Gold-leafed succulent pots
These pots have gold leaf instead of gold paint for that bonus shimmer. Find out how to whip up your own at Miss Renaissance.
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.