Cheapie plastic-handled scissors take gold spray paint pretty well! If you want, you can tape off the blade, but I just sprayed right over it (I didn't spray the insides of the blades though - they sat in the closed position the whole time I was spraying). The neon green pencil holder and hot pink catch-all (another picture on blog) are made from inexpensive glass thrift items with paint swirled/glazed on the inside and left to dry.
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