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Fredonia, New York
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An improved chic place to keep makeup!

If you don't like this idea for makeup, magnets could be bought for a magnetic picture board, or it could be used for notes and lists... the possibilities are truly endless.




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    Take the photo frame (I just bought a cheap one from Salvation Army) remove the glass and anything else inside. Trace the glass onto the the sheet metal,then you can dispose of the glass.

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    Tin snips may be needed to trim the sheet metal. Some hardware stores will cut the exact size you need if you bring the frame in with you.

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    Next take the wood spray paint and paint the wooden frame. At this time you can also use the plastic spray paint for the cups.

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    While they are drying you can take the gift bag you chose and trace that around the glass or sheet metal. Other options besides using a gift bag are fabric, card stock paper, newspaper, or anything! I found an awesome bag at Walmart that went well with the paint that I already bought, and it had a super cute bow on it. I went into looking for a fabric though. The front of the bag was used for mine and the bag was used for another one.

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    Next I brought out my makeup and super glued magnets to the backs.

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    The tubed makeup and brushes go into the cups. Once the cups are dry I placed 2 magnets on the back of those.

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    I super glued the gift bag to the sheet metal. When the frame dried i placed it all together. I originally wanted to keep the glass so I could use a dry erase marker on it, but the magnetic strength wasn't very strong.

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    After I was finished I added a little scrap booking flower to the middle of the bow on my board.

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    I then put all my makeup on the board and that's it. Enjoy!

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And you're done!



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