USA Photo Holders
Add to Favorites Print

USA Photo Holders

Using silver pipe cleaners gives the project a vintage look.
Uses Recycled Items: No
Get exclusive offers about this product and more!
 Sizzix® BigKick Machine - Periwinkle, small

Sizzix® BigKick Machine - Periwinkle


Material List

  • Sizzix® BigKick Machine
  • Sizzix® Originals™ Die - Stars #2
  • Recollections® Cardstock - White and Blue
  • Recollections™ Patterned Paper -Blue Gingham, Red Small Dots and Red Stripes
  • Blending Tool
  • Big Bag of Buttons
  • Recollections™ Glitter Paper - Blue, Silver and Red
  • Low Heat Glue Gun
  • Ranger Ink Pad - Vintage Photo
  • Needle Nose Pliers
  • Creatology™ Chenille Stems - silver
  • Wood Spools, Large (3)
  • Tinseled Wire - Silver
  • Floral Stem Wire, 18 ga.
  • Xyron® Adhesive

Project Instructions

Cut three strips of coordinating paper 1-5/8"x4½". Wrap around spool and adhere in place. Apply distressing ink with blending tool to spool and papers.

Hot glue tinseled wire to bottom of all spools. Attach string, ribbon or paper to center of each of the spools. Embellish with buttons.

Use 18ga wire to form photo holders. Curl one end by using needle nose pliers and twist until several spirals are formed. Bend wire to center. Clip to length desired. Samples are 5½", 6½" and 5" respectively. Adhere to inside of spool using hot glue.

Die-cut stars from red, blue and silver glittered paper. Adhere to wire with hot glue.

Embellish center spool with curled silver pipe cleaners. Apply hot glue to ends and insert into spool. 

Cut mats to fit photos. Adhere photos to mats. Insert into metal swirls.

Apply Xyron® adhesive to white paper. Die-cut sentiment from white paper. Brush letters with ink and blending tool. Peel backing from letters and adhere to front of stars.