>Magnetic Display

>Happy almost Thanksgiving! I am excited to celebrate with both of our famlies this Thanksgiving. But instead of cleaning the house, I will post about my lastest project! 😉


My 25th birthday was on Monday (woohoo!) and my assistant got me a gift card to Lowes. Does she know me or not?! So excited! One of the things I picked up was this piece of sheet metal

It was about $5.00, and is 12″ by 12″ square. I then covered it in Mod-podge, and carefully placed a piece of white scrapbook paper on top. The next day, I put some vinyl art that I got on clearance at Kohls:
Isn’t it sweet? Then, I put another layer of Mod-podge on top. I then hot-glued some brown ribbon onto the back…

Now, you could leave it like this and use cute magnets to attach pictures, memos, etc. I might just do that once the craft fair is over! BUT, I wanted a cute way to display my magnets at my upcoming craft fair, so I turned it into this!:

Yay! I really like how whimsical it is! I just used some scrap paper & scrapbooking letters, and I taped it on, so it can be removed easily later. What do you think…would this make you more excited to buy the magnets?

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11 Responses to “>Magnetic Display”
  1. Rhiannon says:

    >thats a great display!!!

  2. >I love mod podge and live by the stuff. I don't know if you know all the cool little tricks with it. I know I don't- but I do know that if you use a blow dryer it helps with bubbling. If you already know that and know other tips you should totally blog about that too someday! 😉 HAHA! I love this idea! So cute!!

  3. >This is so cute! I'm so jealous of your craft sale! Take lots of pictures!!

  4. Megan says:

    >ADORABLE- my mom and i have spent the entire afternoon making magnets and i may try to sell them at my school. pics to come! thanks for the inspiration to get back into magnet-ing. :)when is the craft show?? i wonder if we have any around KC?

  5. Kendall says:

    >So cute!! What a great idea- you are so clever!

  6. >This turned out really cute! Great idea to display your magents!Hannah

  7. >I love it – I would definitely be more excited to buy the magnets! 😀

  8. Lolly Jane says:

    >so darling! love the simplicity! and your m-f boards are adorable!

  9. Jill says:

    >That looks fantastic! What a great way to display your magnets!Thanks for linking to A Round Tuit!Have a lovely week.Jill @ Creating my way to Successhttp://jembellish.blogspot.com/

  10. >ah Love it! I have gone looking for the metal like that and haven't found it! I guess I need to look again! Come link up tomorrow @ Ladybug Blessings Handmade Tuesdays http://www.ladybug-blessings.com

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