How To Gold Leaf On Recycled Jars
Gold leaf is really easy and elevates any DIY. We’re adding a gold detail to our glass recyclables!
Remove the labels from glass jars. An easy way to do this is by soaking them in hot water.
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If there’s any sticky residue, wipe it down well with Goo Gone or even olive oil.
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Dry jars well. Don’t skip this step!
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Gently stir the gold leaf adhesive and apply a light amount to the bottom half of each jar.
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Once the adhesive turns clear, press on the gold leaf sheet then peel off the backing.
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Use a soft brush to wipe away any excess gold leaf.
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Add battery operated lights or a candle.
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And watch them glow!
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