DIY Antique Gold Finish

Often simple is best. We spotted this gilded barn lamp over at Garden Berger and couldn’t resist sharing. Rub ‘n Buff takes center stage as the headline act with this DIY Antique Gold Finish. We love how the subdued gold tones give a relaxed greeting to passersby. Read on for tricks on how to get this pretty look for pennies.

How to DIY Antique Gold Finish Garden Berger

Try this application on the metal surface of your choice with Rub ‘n Buff in Antique Gold. Other tools needed are gold and black paints, and faux glaze. See Becca’s tutorial at Garden Berger for full details.

For future reference, you can read about creating a DIY Antique Gold Finish in our Craft Ideas gallery.



  1. Thanks for sharing my lantern makeover! Appreciate the post and so glad you liked it!!
    xoxo Becca

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