Forget that elusive pot of gold at the end of the rainbow, how about some gold LEGO minifigures or a pair of gold leather booties for the new babe in your life? If you’re craving the bling but don’t have the real thing, here are six super sweet crafts you can do on your own, perfect for a kid’s room or a nursery (but TBH we kinda want them in our living room). Click through the slideshow to get some solid gold action in your life.

Gold Tipped Paper Feathers

Recreate these gold-tipped paper feathers from Lia Griffith for yourself for a gorgeous little gift topper or string them together for a garland (because they are just that pretty). Use pages from old books, calendars or simple construction paper. Get the how-to, including templates, from Lia Griffith here.

photo: Lia Griffith

Will you attempt any of these gilded crafts? Tell us your plans in the comments below.

—Amber Guetebier