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Making Memories. I love the shadow box idea. Take vintage photos or turn modern photos black and white. Then add items like pins, ribbons, buttons, post cards - those little items you never know where to put but cant throw out.
shadow box picture idea
old photo shadow box
Shadowbox from an old frame... already have two!
Create personalized art with a shadowbox or "collector's frame." Pin in vintage family photos, memorabilia, pins, ribbons, postcards, etc., to create a "story." Or pick a theme, such as spring garden, first home, or sports moments. -- Marcus Hay I'd like to do this with old family photos.
antiqued shadow box... I might use this idea for my old family photos!
beautiful Midnight owl shadow box
Winter's Day Shadowbox
shadowbox collage frames in frames 3d art lace vintage antique old pictures
great tute shows you how to make it all, starting with the boxes!
Tim Holtz Configurations 5.5 x 5.5" TH92883 - Tim Holtz Idea-ology - Shadowboxes & Page Displays
Nest Shadow Box 1 by hesson, via Flickr
Step-by-step instructions for creating a shadow box—perfect for a Father's Day gift. #DIY
This is a super cool and fun idea!! - Shadowbox Banks (to save for something special)
Miniature Library miniature thematic invasion of by bagusitaly, $750.00
I can fill in my boxy, open shelves to create a shadow box look! And, it will give color! :)
Shadowbox Tray : Kerry Lynn Yeary by 7gypsies, via Flickr