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Nice board for all your pictures
That's my first how to and I hope you can understand everything.Think the pictures tell you enough :)
please correct me if there are big mistakes...in german it would be easily done ^_^ *phuu*

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  • How to make a picture board. Pictureboard - Step 1
    Step 1

    All these Things you will need.I took the back of a picture frame.Think a paperboard isn't stable enough.

  • How to make a picture board. Pictureboard - Step 2
    Step 2

    The fabric you use should be 6cm longer than the press board on every side.Now lay down the board on the left side of the fabric. (don't forget to iron the fabric before,otherwise it's toooo late >_<)
    Fold down the first side two times.

  • How to make a picture board. Pictureboard - Step 3
    Step 3

    And now take your stapler and take especially care of your fingers ;)
    I hope the picture says enough cause i don't know how to describe it in english...sorry o_O
    When your done with the first side do this with the other 3.

  • How to make a picture board. Pictureboard - Step 4
    Step 4

    When you're done with it the backside should look like this.Now its time to take the elastic band.Knot the end and pin it like the picture shows you.

  • How to make a picture board. Pictureboard - Step 5
    Step 5

    Time for the creative part...wrap the elastic band all over the board till you think it's enough ore the band is used up ;) Knot the end and do the same as at the beginning.

  • How to make a picture board. Pictureboard - Step 6
    Step 6

    At some crossings you should use the pins.
    Tadaaa...you're ready.Now take some pictures and put them on the board.

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CO + K User

Thank you all for faving my How To ^-^
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M.a.r.i.s.o.l.
M.a.r.i.s.o.l. · Los Angeles, California, US · 15 projects
I <3 the fabric!!! =]
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Carli
Carli · Wales, Wales, GB · 2 projects
Yay! This is perfect.. I am moving into rented place for Uni and cant put up many nails :/ . But I will use this to display pictures and notes.. awesome thanks Happy
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CO + K User

Yeah...curtains where the reason why I bought this fabric.But there was so much left and there are still some meters left...maybe for some pillowcases Happy
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kermit
kermit · Maastricht, Limburg, NL · 8 projects
yeah, just wanted to say: "hey you used my favorite Ikea fabric" ^^ I'm going to make curtains out of it, and this board would be a perfect match Happy
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CO + K User

The fabric is from IKEA Happy
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Queen.Of.Dorks
Queen.Of.Dorks · United Kingdom, GB
I like the fabric you used too
im going to make this my sunday project
(:
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Emily
Emily · Springfield, Missouri, US · 8 projects
its so pretty! i like the fabric you used
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