We aren't the only ones with gold fever — design bloggers are gilding everything from trash cans to Home Depot hardware for an instant upgrade. Who knew that a can of metallic spray paint or gold leaf materials could cure a snooze-worthy space? See the 10 home items we're itching to give a gold makeover!
Mundane mornings will feel just a bit brighter with this DIY coffee cup .
Forget pining for pricier versions, this DIY brass urchin  can be whipped up with oven-bake clay, mini wooden dowels, and gold spray paint. Done!
An Ikea  desk gets a glamorous upgrade with this gilded desk tutorial .
Break up traditional art with something sculptural, like these DIY arrows .
A HomeGoods basket becomes a dazzling DIY pendant light .
Why replace a perfectly practical wastebasket  when you can spray-paint it gold?
Even the most lackluster office chair can be the star of your work space, thanks to this Ikea hack .
Stylish and affordable brass hardware is surprisingly hard to find. Luckily, home-improvement-store options are easy to transform with metallic spray paint .
Kraft paper, scissors, vinyl, and gold leaf pens are all it took to make this DIY zebra rug . Color us impressed!
Transform a boring mouse pad into a pretty desk accessory by adding gold polka dots .