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As part of April’s DIY styling challenge, we’ve invited our good friend Janice  to share one of her master DIYs with us. Janice recently won our Bathroom challenge with her gorgeous DIY copper bath. Now she’s sharing her metallic-leafing tricks with the community. Over to you Janice!

For my DIY project I thought I would talk about how to Gold/Silver and Copper leaf objects. You can do this on absolutely anything, from plant pots to furniture and baths.  For the sake of these photos I chose to copper leaf a plant pot to illustrate the process. I already had some real copper pots and adding the copper to some terracotta pots gives me a few different ones for the kitchen to match with my copper pans.

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