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Mickey Frame

Do you have a Mickey Mouse lover in your life? 🙂  Hadley’s teacher LOVES all things Mickey, so I thought I’d build on that with a fun gift.

For supplies I used a frame from the craft store, a Mickey themed paper, mod podge and May Arts metallic velvet. I also happen to have some fun cardstock dies that some friends brought us back from their trip to the magic kingdom, so we’ll use those later.

 

 

Pour your mod podge on & spread!

 

 

Attach your cardstock & set aside to dry (I put a heavy book on mine- this pattern paper was more light weight than I usually use for frames….)

Once it’s dry, trim the excess paper

 

 

I go back & forth on sealing the top of my frames. Because this paper didn’t adhere as perfectly as I’d like I did mod-podge the top so that I could try to smooth out the final product.

 

 

While I was waiting for the mod podge to dry, I strung red burlap/string through 3 of my dies, and attached them to the brad with some aleene’s glue.

 

 

Once the frame was dry I used Aleene’s glue on the border to attach my gorgeous metallic velvet ribbon.

 

 

I used pop dots to attach the Mickey dies & ‘charms’ to the front of the glass.

And here’s the finished project:

 

 

Hard to get a great pic of the glitter today, but trust me, it looks FAB!  🙂

Thanks for your time- I hope you’ve been inspired!

 

Blog post By: Jen Shears

Be sure to stop by Moxie Fab World this week & check out the Moxie Fabber of the Week!  You just might see a familiar face.  😉  Congrats Jen!

  1. ellen s

    toooooo cute!

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  2. Natalie Elphinstone

    This looks fabulous Jen. I do love the touch of black glitter on the edges. Brilliant!

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  3. Sue D

    Great idea for a mouse lover–love the glitter.

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  4. Jan Hennings

    So cute!

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  5. Aki

    Oh ~So cute xD~ I’m a Mickey lover too keke :>

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  6. Debbie Painter

    So very Cute!

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  7. erin

    Love the glitter border.

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  8. Cynthia B.

    Super-cute!

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  9. Dorothy Casas

    This is so cute and will make a great gift! I love the metallic ribbon too but I don’t have it in black. Must put it on my list.
    Thanks for sharing

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  10. Jennifer

    I am a super huge Mickey FREAK and I love, love, love that frame!!

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  11. Kimberly Jones

    What an adorable project! I love Mickey too, and this frame is just so cute. I LOVE the glittery ribbon! Congrats on being Moxie Fabber of the Week too!

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  12. Charlene

    Super cute, Jen!

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  13. Lisa P

    Super cute frame.

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  14. Debbie Garcia

    Just adorable

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  15. Kristie Maynard

    This is just adorable! Makes an easy and inexpensive gift for anyone! Love it.

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  16. Lindy

    Great idea!!!!!! My daughter loves Mickey and Minnie!!! Thanks for sharing!

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  17. Holly Tolman

    That’s a great idea, and so versatile too!

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  18. sue w.

    what a great frame. I don’t have any mickey lovers around me right now but I think this frame would be a great gift.
    stamping sue
    http://stampingsueinconnecticut.blogspot.com/

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  19. Kathy P

    Adorable….I am a Mickey lover, and we are Disney Vacation Club members so we visit often! Thanks for a cute idea!

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