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Elegant Gift Table Frame

By  Teresa Horner 

size: 10"x10"

  • Elegant Gift Table Frame

Materials

  • Chipboard frame, 10”x10”
  • Ivory cardstock
  • Print paper
  • Trim, 1 yd. each: ivory mesh ribbon, burlap string, jute ribbon
  • Decorative brad

Tools

  • Die-cutting machine and Spellbinders Rose Creation Die
  • Corner punch
  • Ivory acrylic paint
  • Adhesives: quick dry glue, clear tape, clear dots

Basic Supplies

  • scissors, paper trimmer, paintbrush, pencil, paper towels
  • 1. Paint entire frame with two coats of ivory; let dry.
  • 2. Cut 9-7/8"x9-7/8" square from print paper. Using frame and pencil, trace out center of frame. Cut out center, trimming 1/8" beyond inside markings on all four sides. Adhere panel to front of frame. Punch four corners from ivory cardstock; adhere one to each corner as shown.
  • 3. Wrap ivory mesh ribbon around left side of frame and tie into bow; adhere to frame with clear dots. Tie another bow from jute ribbon and another from burlap string; adhere to top of ivory bow.
  • 4. Die cut and emboss two each of smaller Rose Creation Flower dies from ivory cardstock; scrunch and layer, then secure with decorative brad. Die cut and emboss two sets of leaves; adhere under flower. Attach flower to center of bow.
  • 5. Add photo or special message from bride and groom and place on gifts table.
  • Tip
  • 1. Use thin coats of paint on chipboard to give the surface a nice even layer. It's best not to over-saturate the chipboard frame base. Let paint dry between coats and use a bigger brush on large areas.