How to Make a Memo Board

Lovely to give as home made gift , hope you enjoy xx

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How to Make a Memo Board
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Start with all you supplies out. List on the tab

Start with all you supplies out. List on the tab

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Take the glass out of an old frame and secure the back

Take the glass out of an old frame and secure the back

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Cut padding a bit bigger then your frame and lay face down ready to staple

Cut padding a bit bigger then your frame and lay face down ready to staple

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Staple a the sides but check the front to make sure it is smooth

Staple a the sides but check the front to make sure it is smooth

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Fold the corners to neaten

Fold the corners to neaten

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The front after stapling

The front after stapling

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Staple the bottom of your fabric to the frame first then the top and keep tight. Finally finish with the sides.

Staple the bottom of your fabric to the frame first then the top and keep tight. Finally finish with the sides.

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Hear is how to do the fabric corners for a super neat finish

Hear is how to do the fabric corners for a super neat finish

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This is how it should look so far

This is how it should look so far

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Cross the ribbon or cord across to get the look you want

Cross the ribbon or cord across to get the look you want

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Secure at the back

Secure at the back

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I stapled the cross over areas to make the cord tighter for holding photos ect

I stapled the cross over areas to make the cord tighter for holding photos ect

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So far so good

So far so good

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Thread cotton through buttons

Thread cotton through buttons

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Tie the thread round the cord to hide staples, make sure it is secure.

Tie the thread round the cord to hide staples, make sure it is secure.

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Ready to hang!

Ready to hang!

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I tidied up the back of mine by covering with some white fabric . Looks neater if giving as a gift.

I tidied up the back of mine by covering with some white fabric . Looks neater if giving as a gift.

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One I made for myself, I did this one on canvas and used old earrings to secure the ribbon on the front

One I made for myself, I did this one on canvas and used old earrings to secure the ribbon on the front

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