Monday, July 2, 2012

Monogram Monday - Wood & Burlap Frame Monogram


After making a button monogram for my son's room, I had to make a monogram for my little girls room!

I made this one using a clearance frame from Homegoods (yeah, that says $3.50!), some burlap (of course), spray paint (what else?), and a letter W (they were out of M's).




First, I removed the glass and backing from the frame and spray painted it, along with the letter M (or W).  Light pink, 4-5 light coats.




Then I cut two layers of burlap 1/2" larger than the frame backing, and just put it back together.  I didn't glue it because I have craft commitment issues, but I'm working on it.  I did glue the M (or W!) on and took some sandpaper to it.



Super easy, the hardest part was waiting for the paint to dry!


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8 comments:

  1. This is very nice - an idea that can be used in different sizes colors too! I love the burlap backing!

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  2. Hi Jamie,

    What a great idea for your daughter's room. Of course I love the burlap! Great job!

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  3. So cute!! I love the use of burlap! Thanks so much for linking up at Romance on a dime.

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  4. Love the burlap and the distressed look. Just stopped over from the blog hop - new follower. Stop by and check out my blog if you get a chance. :)

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  5. I {Heart} Monograms!!! Featuring you tomorrow! XO, Aimee

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  6. What a perfect monogram for a little girl's room. Thanks so much for sharing on Tout It Tuesday! Hope to see you tomorrow.

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  7. This is so cute and perfect for a girl's room. I love the little bit of distressing you did on the frame.
    Thank you so much for linking up to the Pinworthy Projects Party!

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