How to Use Old CD Cases to Display Photos

by Hanan Badarudheen

Use CD cases to display photos...YES you read it right..Display your memories with friends and family using CD cases..!!


  • CD case
  • Photos
  • Embroidery thread
  • Nail polish
  • Bobby pin
  • Double-sided adhesive
  • Tissue paper or soft cloth
  • Dotting tool
  • Instructions

    Step 1


    Step 2

    Wipe and clean the clear part of the CD case.

    Step 3

    Cut the pictures.

    Step 4

    Place the pictures inside the case.Use glue whenever required.

    Step 5

    All ready for decoration. In next steps,I will show you 2 different ways of decorating the cases.

    Step 6

    *Method 1* USE THREAD:Here I have braided the thread.If you have the patience to make a friendship,use that instead of this.😜😜

    Step 7

    Measure it around the case.

    Step 8

    Use glue to secure the ends.

    Step 9

    It should look something like this so that you can slide it..

    Step 10

    like this.

    Step 11

    This is another way to use thread.

    Step 12

    Just simply wrap it around the case.

    Step 13

    And tape it.

    Step 14

    *Method 2* USE NAIL POLISH.

    Step 15

    Use a dotting tool to create designs.I just went for a simple dot design.

    Step 16

    If you don't have one,make one.Simply straighten a bobby pin and use it like a dotting tool.You can also use a tooth pick.

    Step 17

    You can use any kind of adhesive.Mounting tape,glue,double-sided tape...I am using double sided tape as the cases are lightweight.

    Step 18

    It's hanging time...!!!

    Step 19

    Peel off the backing paper and stick on the wall....Ta-da..You are done..!!

    Step 20

    Thanks for viewing this guide...I hope you guys enjoy this.pls support me by clicking that '❤️' above...Sorry for any grammatical mistakes...Happy DIYing..!!