Dress up a cheap frame by decorating is with glue, let it dry, and then paint over it with one solid color and it looks like a specialty carved frame!

What to do with dryed flowers by Girl and a glue gun

Re-Use Broken or Unpaired Costume Jewellery Earrings ...( Brooches too ) or Bits of Broken Necklace and GLUE them to ANY Picture Frame.

This pin is all over pinterest. finally found the original tutorial. Dress up a cheap frame by decorating is with glue, let it dry, and then paint over it with one solid color and it looks like a specialty carved frame!

I feel that it is my Pinterest duty to tell you that THIS is the only method that really works for transferring an image to wood that isn't absurdly difficult. Trust me, I did the legwork.

Holy smokes. This may be the best crafting tip yet. "print out the font you want and place wax paper over it. Trace letters with puffy paint, let dry, then use mod podge to secure letters to canvas, etc. Brilliant."

SO FREAKIN AWESOME!!! Soak steel wool in apple cider vinegar, rub down new wood with the soaked steel wool for an instantly aged wood look. Good to know for "vintage" signs.

You don't need to be artistic, or even particularly creative, to be a DIY champ. Here are 25 DIY projects anyone can tackle.

Mama Without Borders: Vintage frames repurposed into jewelry/picture holders

Burlap we can make this a diy project-you could use this idea and make one for every holiday and season

Homemade Embossing/Texture Paste Recipe & Tutorial 1/4 cup Cornstarch 1 Tablespoon PVA glue (white all-purpose school glue) 1 Tablespoon White Acrylic Paint (Craft paint) Some water

Great for heat intolerant MS sufferers (which I am) - Bought a couple, now I can make more! - DIY neck coolers! Such a cheap, easy craft and SO great on these hot summer days.

For all the pictures you have and no frames to put them in. So neat!

glitter state - cut your home state out of glitter paper, glue to a framed canvas

What if we did this with wedding invites? Cheap, easy, and cheaply replaceable if any get too soggy. And it wouldn't have to be rainbow colors-I was thinking maybe blue, yellow, and gray

This would be a fun and cute display board. Easy to make....can get old frames from Goodwill and paint them if needed and cover interior with fabric or burlap....love it....

When hanging a picture, put toothpaste on the frame where the nail needs to be, press it against the wall and voila! Put the nail there! BRILLIANT!

Buy a cheap round mirror and hot glue dowel rods to back of mirror (spray paint rods any color you want). Love this!!

Rawr! How awesome! Glue cheap dinosaurs to a frame and spray paint away!

Use heart-shaped punch on old book/dictionary (can choose certain words), & arrange into a frame for Valentine decor/gift (any shape/season)