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A super simple way to add a bit of handmade stitchiness to a wooden frame!
Add some personality to a basic frame (the one shown is from IKEA), by adding some embroidery! Not only does it add some cuteness, but it also shows off your stitching!

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  • How to make a frame / photo holder. Embroidery Embellished Photo Frame - Step 1
    Step 1

    Embroider a motif of your choosing, then cut around the outside of the design. Leave a bit of extra room; you'll trim it down in a later step.

    Cut a matching piece of interfacing and felt.

  • How to make a frame / photo holder. Embroidery Embellished Photo Frame - Step 2
    Step 2

    Iron the three layers together, making sure they fuse completely. Be careful though! You don't want to mess up the stitches!

  • How to make a frame / photo holder. Embroidery Embellished Photo Frame - Step 3
    Step 3

    Trim around the embroidery so that it is closer to the actual shape of the stitching.

  • How to make a frame / photo holder. Embroidery Embellished Photo Frame - Step 4
    Step 4

    Decide where you'll place the embroidered embellishment, then add some craft glue to the frame. Don't add too much, because it's easier to add more glue than it is to wipe off any excess.

  • How to make a frame / photo holder. Embroidery Embellished Photo Frame - Step 5
    Step 5

    Stick down the embroidery, and allow it to dry.

    Enjoy your newly embellished frame!

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Nancy!
Nancy! · Shawinigan, Quebec, CA · 64 projects
So cute!!
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