Last time I made the “wood picture holder” to decorate my room with some pictures.
In the search for a perfect place for my finished project, I came across to this blank wall in my apartment.
Since a long time I have been searching for some decoration to give this part of my room some color.
Just a poster was not special enough.
Another problem is that I love to receive postcards, but it is really sad that they end up in my desk drawer.
So one day I was standing in front of the wall and finally I got a good idea for my problem.
I would build a card holder for my room, on the same principle as the wood picture holder.
For the back I took a wooden panel, which is 37 cm wide, 92 cm long and 0,5 cm thick.
Further I needed strips of wood, in my case they are 37 cm wide, 3 cm thick and 1,5 cm high. (For each 5 pieces.)
Before I glue my wood strips on the panel, I cut slits in them for holding cards or pictures.
Every 16 cm I fixed the wood strips on the wooden panel.
I am so happy with this solution. An eye-catcher with practical function.
See you next time. Lots of love!
I know that this may be too late, but you learn from making mistakes! On the way home my Iphone dropped so I decided that I really need a mobile case to save the rest of my phone. 🙂
I wanted a case, which is not separated from my phone, because I know it just takes two days and I will lose it. The second important thing is, that the case should not just protect the back, but also the front.
Here is how I made this:
You need: A mobile case that fits for your your phone, a piece of leather, double-face tape, elastic band
Step 1: Cut the piece of leather in the right size, make sure that you also cut out the corner for the phone camera.
Fix the double-face tape on the phone case.
At the end, very important, first attach the elastic band at the double-face tape and after that stick it onto the leather piece.
FINISH! Very easy, right? Enjoy your new phone case!
On my last trip to the USA I discovered a lot of DIY project with Duck Tape. Thereupon I bought also some and made my own DIY piece. I decided to make I clutch which looks like a watermelon.
If you have a look on pinterest you can find many Duck Tape projects, it is crazy how creative some people are, from earrings to hole prom dresses, there creativity has no limits.
Here I show you how I made my Watermelon Clutch:
That clutch is really an eye catcher! Hopefully I encourage you to make your own piece.
See you next time!