DIY Vintage Photo Frame With Prima Finnabair
Looking for a unique piece of home decor that can double as a DIY vintage photo frame? Prima's Altered Metal Phone by Finnabair is exactly what you need.
Looking for a unique piece of home decor that can double as a vintage photo frame? Prima's Altered Metal Phone by Finnabair is exactly what you need.
This cool metal phone add charm to home decor on it's own, but add some decorations and a photo and now we're talking about a conversation statement piece. Decorate and use as a gift, or keep for yourself. You can also add a cherished vintage photo, or contemporary one - they all look great.
Jennifer Snyder has a short video showing how she decorated her frame.
Prima Finnabair Altered Metal Phone Frame
Prima Color Bloom Mist - Glistening Waves
Prima Color Bloom Mist - Antique Gold
Ranger Tim Holtz Distress Ink Walnut Stain
Ranger Blending Tool
Ranger Non-Stick Craft Mat
Prima Bella Rouge Paper
Prima Flowers - Kindled Lush 581428 ( big flower)
Prima Flowers - Bella Rouge Leola
Prima Bella Rouge Flowers Emeline
Prima Bella Rouge Flowers Daisy
Prima Memory Hardware -Antique Chains
Prima Memory Hardware Pearls
Prima Timeless Memories Metal Trinkets
We R Memory Keepers Crop-A-Dile hole punch
Beacons 3in1 Glue
Ranger Heat-it Heat Gun tool
Here is a short video
Jennifer used an old black and white photo, but any photo will work. Change the feel of your piece by adding different colored flowers and trims and different colored mists.
You can see how the mist adds a little bit of sheen and interest to the piece. The drips of blue mist add vintage patina appeal.
Additional embellishment ideas
Are you thinking of creating this for someone and don't want to add a lot of flowers? Maybe you want to make it more masculine? Why not consider these embellishment options:
Burlap or trim
Metal charms, metal vintage trinkets.,chains
Stamp on the metal using StayzOn Solvent ink or other alcohol based inks
Chipboard or wood icons
Old clock pieces