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DIY: Memory Shadow Box

Shadow boxes (aka “display frames”) are one of my favorite new ways to display pictures and mementos.  Shadow boxes let you show off your beloved pictures like regular picture frames, but since they have the extra depth between the back of the…

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DIY: Turn Your Photos Into 3D Works of Art

My home is filled with photos of my family, friends, and favorite places. However, I’m always looking for fun new ways to display these photos, besides just framing them.  Recently, I came across a cool 3D photograph, and thought it looked like…

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Valentine’s Day Gift Idea: DIY Coupon Book

February 14th. You might remember it from your childhood as the day you’d get a pile of cartoon-covered, lollipop-stuffed cards from your classmates. As an adult, however, it’s hard to get away with giving your sweetie a box of candy hearts and…

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DIY: Create Your Own Mini Polaroid Magnets

If I had to choose a favorite item from my childhood, it would be Polaroids. I remember my Dad busting out that black boxy camera and pressing the button to produce a small white square that would develop right before our eyes. The…

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Valentine’s Day Gift Idea: Rustic DIY Photo Holder

  Boxes of chocolate, stuffed animals, heart-shaped candies … pssh. There’s nothing wrong with these gifts for Valentine’s Day, but if you want something different — something your sweetie can actually cherish for years to come — try this homemade project on…