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« on: October 15, 2011 02:39:42 AM »

I picked up two, not very attractive, frames from a flea market. Decided that I would try to get rid of some fabric leftovers on this project. I sanded the frame before gluing on the fabric.

I used a lot of gel medium both over and under the fabric so it was not a problem to make it follow the shape of the frame. 

For now I have left the frame unthreaded because I cant make up my mind if I want a matt or a shiny surface.


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« Reply #1 on: October 15, 2011 03:20:47 AM »

Wow that turned out incredible! I would never have even considered such an upgrade. Very well done; it looks fantastic!
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« Reply #2 on: October 15, 2011 10:32:53 AM »

Very cool!
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« Reply #3 on: October 16, 2011 07:09:06 AM »

wow I LOVE this! show the other when you're done. You've given me some serious iinspiration here..... hmmmm
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« Reply #4 on: October 16, 2011 09:13:07 AM »

I love this kind of frame.  And I NEVER find anything like them while I am out.
My color choice would be different, but it turned out great.
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« Reply #5 on: October 26, 2011 08:26:36 PM »

That's really cute.  What a great idea for fabric scraps too.  I might have to borrow this idea.  Smiley
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