The best way to treasure memories is by freezing them in a photo frame. So that whenever you come across the frame you get a chance to revive your long-gone precious moments.
And what if the photo frame has some dose of personal touch to it? Wouldn’t it get much more special? It will definitely. Because such personalized photo frames can be quite relatable with the photo’s situation.
Here are some DIY photo frame ideas which can help you in making that special treasurer of your memories in a very inexpensive and time-saving way.
1. OLD WOODEN FRAME
Do you have a painting at home which is of no show or use anymore? Great! Remove the canvas sheet, discard it and just keep the frame empty. Now tie three ropes on two ends of each level respectively. Get some mini hanger clips from your local stationery and hang some close to your heart pictures over it. A simple and easy DIY photo frame is ready.
2. A TWIGGY AFFAIR
From your garden, pick some fallen tree twigs or small branches and chop them into tiny logs like done in the above picture. You will need a wooden base frame, some glue and a nice photo to put in. This could be a great option as a gift for those who are nature lovers and love to be surrounded around by trees and plants.
3. LOVE FOR THE U.S.A
Are you a resident of US or simply wish to visit there once? This is like a crazy fan made photo frame where you can combine your creativity and love for the states. All you need for this frame making is a red, blue and white yarn. The colors should be representing the flag. And yes small craft material stars which are easily available with your stationery. But just keep in mind that the frame stands strong and tall, after all it’s a flag.
4. BUBBLE FRAME
This is an out of the circle kind of frame, which gives you a 3D look. All you need is an old set of PVC pipes cut in different small sizes. You could get these cut from the nearby carpenter. Also you need an oversized wooden frame that shall act like a mould. Stick the uneven pieces in an uneven pattern with gun glue. And there it is an innovative bubble like frame.
5. HEART MAPPING
The places where you have met your better half on different occasions are definitely special to you. So how about printing the locations from Google maps on a sheet of paper and edge-cutting it in a heart shape? You could do this very easily and then stick onto a canvas board or just another normal paper and frame it.
6. RAFTING WOOD
Have you ever seated on a wooden raft by the river side? Isn’t it one of the best places to sit back and relax? This photo frame made with delicate wooden logs or sticks can add up to your room’s décor. All you need for this frame is some rustic rope, wooden logs and glue to stick the photo on the backside.
So next time before buying the same old and common photo frames from the gift shops, why don’t you try any of these DIY photo frames which are cheaper, convenient and heartfelt.
Do let us know if you try one of these and we will share it with our readers.
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By Savnee Shivalkar