If Pantone's 2013 color of the year hasn't gotten you hooked on emerald yet, then the malachite trend might! This glamorous mineral is becoming an interior design darling, from stylish accessories to patterned textiles and wallpaper that mimic its repeating rings and rich color palette. Of course, every addiction has its downside. The price for authentic malachite can be a menace, inspiring some to consider DIY routes. Before your imagination runs wild — there will be no slab and chisel — rest assured that these malachite DIYs are beginner-friendly. Keep reading to see seven projects we're itching to try!
DIY to Try: Faux Malachite