Fall for Gold 11 Crafts Ideas using the color Gold

kraft&mint Fall for Gold Crafts & Home Decor Ideas

I’ve seen  a “gold” trend in my projects lately.  I thought to myself, why not make a round-up of a few gold crafts, ideas and products with a gold flair? Ever since I worked on one of my first crafts using gold, I haven’t stopped adding a little bit of this color to a few projects.

DIY AMPERSAND ARTWORK

kraft&mint Fall for Gold Crafts & Home Decor Ideas

This project entailed a very thick chipboard, “craftsmart” gold paint, a pineapple stamp and one foam brush.

kraft&mint Fall for Gold Crafts & Home Decor Ideas

  1. You will need “craftsmart” gold acrylic paint from Michaels craft store. Using a standard foam brush, paint a few strokes on a 8.5 x11 matte photographic sheet and let it dry for one hour.
  2. The white ampersand is a sticker I made at Ben Franklin’s die cut center.  I stamped my sticker with a pineapple rubber-stamp and gold ink.
  3. The bigger ampersand is made out of heavy chipboard paper. I used a bigger “die” from Ben Franklin’s and then I painted it with craftsmart gold acrylic paint.
  4. Finally,  I placed the white ampersand sticker on top of the 8.5 x 11 white paper and cut it to fit an 5×7 frame from Ikea.

kraft&mint Fall for Gold Crafts & Home Decor Ideas

11 CRAFTS IDEAS & HOME DECOR

Which one is your favorite or would you like to try to make right away? For even more gold crafts inspiration visit my Pinterest Board “Gold, gold, gold.”

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8 Comments

  1. 2014/09/16 / 9:54 pm

    Love! I’ve been playing around with copper lately. Love those metallics! Love your succulents and dish towel!

    • 2014/09/17 / 4:27 pm

      Thank you Maggie! I can’t wait to try and make more dishtowels ;) Hope all is well with you.

  2. Love all the ideas! Thanks for linking up with us at The DIY’ers!

  3. 2014/09/19 / 12:19 am

    So super fun! I’m obsessed with metallics right now… Popping by from The Weekend Retreat party and so glad I did. :)

  4. 2014/09/26 / 8:47 pm

    First of all I love gold & metallic s and how they can go into almost any season with decor, crafts or diy s. Lovely project. Thanks for sharing at the party. Theresa @DearCreatives

    • 2014/09/27 / 1:48 am

      Hello! Thank you for stopping by Theresa :) Yes, gold just works with so many seasons ;)

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