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10 Radiant Gold Leaf Projects

Summertime is the perfect excuse to add some gleaming gold to your home decor! These gold leaf projects are easy and can all be done with the gold leaf you can find at your local craft store.

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    These glowing projects are perfect for the summer season!

  • Gold Leaf Notebook 2 of 11
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    Adding a little gold leaf to any notebook provides just a bit of shine in your everyday objects - plus it's an easy project if it's your first time using gold leaf!

    Learn more at Lovely Indeed.

  • DIY Gold Confetti Dish 3 of 11
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    You can spruce up just about any household items with some gold leaf - check out this simple addition to some household bowls!

    Learn more at Apartment Therapy.

  • Temporary Gold Leaf Hairstyle 4 of 11
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    I think this gold leaf hair is beautiful for special occasions. A little extra effort really makes the difference when it comes to special events - weddings, soirees, even prom!

    Learn more at I Found my Soulmate.

  • Gold Word Sign 5 of 11
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    I love the idea of adding gold leaf to normal home decor projects. You can make this sign using any words you want, just make sure to sketch them out first!

    Learn more at The Shabby Creek Cottage.

  • Gold Leaf Inlaid Light Fixture 6 of 11
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    This gold leaf lighting fixture is a perfect addition to any room. Instead of drawing attention immediately by placing the gold leaf on the outside, placing the gold leaf on the inside creates a warm glow and unique look that perfectly complements your home.

    Learn more at Ikea Hackers.

  • Gold Leaf Rocks & Herb Garden 7 of 11
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    It's the perfect season to keep a small herb garden, and these gold leaf-encrusted rocks make for perfect decor when it comes to decorating your garden.

    Learn more at The Creativity Exchange.

  • Gold Leaf-Toed Shoes 8 of 11
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    These gold leaf-toed shoes capture the look of gold-dipped projects with a bit more texture, which I adore. This black and gold footwear goes along perfectly with any outfit, but, of course, you can create your own gold leaf-toed shoes using any color you can imagine!

    Learn more at WobiSobi.

  • Side Table with Gold Leaf Accents 9 of 11
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    My favorite gold leaf projects are often those that use gold leaf more subtly, as is the case with this adorable side table. The gold leaf adds a bit of elegance and charm to an otherwise normal project. I love the distressed look, too!

    Learn more at Fab Rehab Creations.

  • Gold Honey Bear Vase 10 of 11
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    Turn your used honey bottles into elegant vases with this project! I love the metallic look that comes off from the project - not to mention how adorable it is!

    Learn more at A Beautiful Mess.

  • Gold Leaf Manicure 11 of 11
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    Another subtle way to accessorize using gold leaf is through your nails! Give yourself an easy gold leaf manicure in a few simple steps and see how many people compliment you on your style!

    Learn more at The Beauty Department.

 

How are you going to add a little shine to your home this summer?

Share your ideas in the comments! xoxo

 

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