Today I am so excited to have the very talented Sarah joining us with a fabulous très frugal DIY gift idea. Sarah is the creative genius behind Sarah M. Dorsey Designs. I am in love with her design style in her home. The coolest thing about Sarah’s designs is that she achieves them on a super frugal budget. Today she’ll show us how to make marbled picture frames in no time for only a few bucks.
Hi PHG Friends!! This is Sarah from Sarah M. Dorsey Designs. I’m so excited and honored to be here sharing a simple DIY gift idea.
Today may be Black Friday, but instead of buying a gift, think about making a gift. Handmade gifts mean so much more (at least to me Plus you’ll save yourself the aggravation of crowded stores. A win win!
I love the variety of marble paper – adding that to a plain picture frame truly makes them one of a kind! Here’s how I did it.
- 1 sheet of marble paper (available at paper source and blick art supply)
- Mod Podge
- Frame (recommend straight front and sides) ** Tip: check your local thrift store for frames, I was able to these for about $1 each
- Cutting supplies: scissors, cutting mat, xacto knife, metal ruler
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