Upgrade a simple invite with a can of golden spray paint to create a luxe-looking gilded edge.

Nato Welton

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To make, take a stack of invites and hold together on one side with two clamps. Place a sheet of plain card on the top and bottom to protect the invites.

Spray lightly in a side-to-side motion from 30cms away. Leave to dry for a few minutes. Move the clamps to the next side and repeat.

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Once all four sides have been totally covered, leave to dry fully overnight.

Bronze metallic spray paint, £7.99, www.plastikote.com. Invite, from £471 for 50, www.leemingbrothers.co.uk. Glass and resin tray, £39.99, www.zara.com. Ratcheting bar clamp, £7.99 for two, www.homebase.co.uk. Mini succulent, £6, and arrangement (David Austin Edith garden roses, hyacinths, Nigella, ranunculus and Campanula), £25, www.palaisflowers.com.Tablecloth, similar £16.99, to hire, www.joneshire.co.uk