Saturday, February 6, 2010

30 minute clippie holder......................... {valentine project #2)



So this one is not technically a valentine's day project, but it's red and cute so I decided to throw it in. Grace has a million gazillion bows and little clippies. I like to add the snap type clippies to the center of her basic bows to add a bit of flair like in the picture above and at her 2nd birthday party below. The bows for the most part are neatly displayed on a bow holder behind her door. The clippies...well, they're so little they're all over the place. We never seem to be able to find the ones she wants to wear, so I decided to make her a cLiPPie HoLDer to make it easy on both of us :)

Going along with my current zest for re-purposing anything and everything in our house, I quickly gathered these: and turned them into this! Nothing fancy, just an old 8x10" picture frame we were no longer using, sanded a bit, spray painted with 2 coats of paint, and then distressed to cover imperfections. I used a glue gun to attach the fabric and the ribbon to the styrofoam, which came with the frame. You could also use canvas, cork or any other material that can fill the frame without the glass. Then simply decide how many rows you want, glue down the ribbon, squeeze your fabric covered board into the frame and you're done!

Such an easy and inexpensive project! Ours cost $0 since we had all the materials around our house already - yea! Depending on your frame you can either hang it on the wall or just stand it on top of a dresser. A fun little display and functional too! Ours, an 8x10" frame, fits 20 clippies. I'm thinking this would make a cute birthday present for little girlies. Just add a couple of clippies and voila! a one-of-a-kind gift...on a budget. Have fun creating!

24 comments:

Heather L. said...

Love it Jessica! Absolutely adorable!

Virginia said...

Dear daughter of mine: You are becoming really crafty. I love this project: simple, useful, beautiful!
Mom

Angel said...

What a great project! I'm gonna have to make one too. Love the Krispie bar treats too.

jenjen said...

Oh my goodness - - I love that picture frame project. I love the colors/fabrics that you used. So cute!

Thanks for linking this up. I love it!

XOXO
Jen

Sweet Craft Cakes said...

Simply Adorable! I love the red frame super sharp. Good work..

Ashley B-Janke said...

I LOVE IT and I can't wait to make a few for gifts. The colors are fabulous!

Jessica said...

Thanks you guys! So super easy! If you make one...or two...or ten :) let me know, I'd love to see your take on it!
~Jessica

kidquotes said...
This comment has been removed by the author.
Jessica said...

Thanks for sharing yours! Love how they turned out!!!

Tracee, Peter, Hayden, Campbell and Bridie said...

This is such a great project - I made my own version of it a few months ago and just realised I never did thank you for the inspiration. So, Thank You!

The Pedigo's said...

LOVE LOVE LOVE this!

姚嘉 said...

michael kors handbags
nike air huarache
cheap nba jerseys
nike outlet store
jimmy choo
cheap jordans
chaussure louboutin pas cher
michael kors handbags wholesale
cheap michael kors handbags
supra shoes sale

dong dong23 said...

polo ralph lauren
michael kors outlet
adidas yeezy boost 350
michael kors outlet clearance
christian louboutin outlet
michael kors handbags
polo ralph lauren
polo ralph lauren outlet
adidas outlet
polo ralph lauren
20173.9wengdongdong

adidas nmd said...

air jordan 8
fitflops sale clearance
ugg outlet
ralph lauren
indianapolis colts jerseys
replica rolex
oakley sunglasses wholesale
kate spade
fitflops sale
cheap jordans

GIL BERT said...

49ers jersey
ralph lauren
coach outlet
houston texans jerseys
supra sneakers
ray ban sunglasses
coach outlet
ugg outlet
rolex watches
cheap nfl jerseys

aaa kitty20101122 said...

michael kors outlet store
jordan shoes
yeezy boost
michael kors outlet
nike dunks
kyrie 3
adidas nmd
cheap jordans
yeezy boost 350
nike dunks shoes

Yaro Gabriel said...

yeezy shoes
yeezy boost
bape hoodie
nike kyrie 3
hermes belt
nike roshe run
paul george shoes
cheap nfl jerseys
nmd
stephen curry shoes

Yaro Gabriel said...

WWW0427



chrome hearts
coach outlet
ecco outlet
canada goose outlet
jordan shoes
ray ban eyeglasses
ralph lauren outlet
nike factory outlet
converse shoes
red bottom

Stjsrty Xtjsrty said...

zzzzz2018.5.26
nike trainers
vibram five fingers
coach outlet
polo lacoste
michael kors outlet online
canada goose jackets
mbt shoes
browns jerseys
louboutin shoes
coach outlet

jing dong said...

oakley sunglasses
yeezy 500
fenty puma
vibram five fingers
adidas shoes
balenciaga
jordan shoes
off white jordan 1
jordan retro
lebron soldier 11

SSSSSS said...

yeezy 500 blush
nfl jerseys
hogan outlet online
ray ban sunglasses outlet
nike air force 1
yeezy boost 350 v2
kevin durant shoes
kd shoes
adidas yeezy
jordan 11

Yaro Gabriel said...

www0630

birkenstock outlet
coach handbags
oakley sunglasses
herve leger outlet
cheap jordans
canada goose outlet
spurs jerseys
fred perry polo shirts
ralph lauren polo shirts
jordan shoes









SSSSSS said...

kobe byrant shoes
huarache shoes
nike hyperdunk 2017
nhl jerseys
iniki
golden goose shoes
jordan 12
jordan 1 off white
michael kors
jordan shoes

5689 said...

zzzzz2018.9.15
converse trainer
clarks outlet
dsquared2
jordan shoes
adidas yeezy
canada goose outlet
jordans
supreme clothing
coach handbags
canada goose outlet