Gold Leafing by A Beautiful Mess is a unique do-it-yourself project that will dress up your boring culinary bowls. Embrace your creativity because this project is perfect for a rainy afternoon or lazy Sunday.

Gold leafing requires metal papers, adhesive and sealers, and you use a paint brush and sponge to apply it. Get the hang of gold leafing by beginning on disposable projects. Once you have learned how to gold leaf you can spice up almost anything from mirrors, wooden furnishings, knick-knacks and even your nails.

Let your bowls sparkle with this metallic gold leafing project that you can add to any object. A Beautiful Mess is a blog by Elise and Emma who share recipes, photographs, decor and fashion tips.