I have a thing about gold, not the expensive-bullion type, but just the colour. Incorporating hints of gold into your home adds reflective colour, shine and texture. Here are a few tips on getting it right, too much and it gets tacky.
Make it work with your home's style with non-permanent additions
You can make gold work in both a playful-eclectic style, and in a more refined, lux-look.
I thought i'd post the photographs of Saturday's cake making effort. Let's just say i'm happy Saturday is behind me, and in hindsight i can appreciate the challenge that was making a Wedding cake and a Birthday Cake in one morning, which began at 4am.
I am by no means a baker, i just bake because i love it, so these had their imperfections which i'll try to iron out next time...