Thursday, May 6, 2010

Sand Dollars+Burlap+IKEA Frames=New Artwork


While I was at my beach condo last week, I decided to make some artwork using sand dollars. I pulled out two white frames that I had purchased at IKEA... some burlap that I had in my fabric stash... went to the local 5&10 store to pick up some sand dollars and I was on my way! This is a VERY SIMPLE project and THRIFTY too...it only set me back about $4.00! I was wanting a change in this bathroom and so I kept it SIMPLE and THRIFTY...two of my favorite words!I'm linking to these FUN parties...come by and check them out!
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27 comments:

Veronica said...

They came out cute.

Debbie said...

That is fabulous Linda! I just saw Burlap the other day, orange in fact, I did not pick it up, I want to do something with it but not sure, I love your art work and it has sentiment!

Kristin @ My Uncommon Slice of Suburbia said...

As always Linda, fabulous job!
XO

The Working Home Keeper said...

How cute! I think I'm going to do something similar to replace my framed nest & eggs.

Mary Ellen

Christa said...

Oh my gosh! I did something similar with a couple of little round picture frames, only once I put the burlap in there, I didn't know what to do with it. Thanks for the idea!
Christa

Erin @ I Heart New England said...

Great idea!

Maryann @ Domestically-Speaking said...

Adore them! :-)

Diann said...

Very cute Linda! just perfect in your bathroom!!

One Cheap B*tch said...

It's perfect! Love the touch of burlap and the sand dollar is just lovely!

Jeanine

kim said...

Linda, I love those. That is the same glue I use. Works wonders.

L. Duncan said...

Oh My! Great job! I love this idea. I'm going to bookmark it;-)

Stephenie from Decorating Addiction said...

I love it! They look awesome. I will be copying this one. Thanks!

Creations By Cindy said...

Cute idea and yes, I like simple and thrifty too. Be blessed. Cindy

Blondie's Journal said...

I love it!! I have been looking for ideas for my coastal style bedroom. I came to the right place!!! ;-D

Thanks, Linda!!

xoxo
Janie

Anita said...

Simply Beautiful!!

Linda said...

Love that look!! Simple, clean and beachy!!

Jane said...

Those are perfect for your beach condo! I love the simplicity and the natural look.
Jane

sissie said...

Very cute and very coastal!!!

hugs
Sissie

Pat Harris said...

How pretty! I like anything beachy. No, I love anything beachy. lol

Beach House Living said...

Burlap and shells look so good together don't they?

Popcorn Served Daily said...

A job well done!

Morning T said...

Hi Linda~ love this project, it turned out great!
Have a wonderful weekend.
T

Fawnda said...

Beautiful! Great job! : )

Anne Maskell said...

they look great! simple but fabulous. I'm visiting from TGC.

ClassyGal said...

Love this idea!

Stephanie Lynn said...

These turned out perfect! I love the sand dollars...and fabulous diy wall art! Fantastic job! Thanks for joining the Sunday Showcase! I greatly appreciate it! ~ Stephanie Lynn

Gay Vaughan said...

Hi Linda,
I hope you have had a wonderful Christmas...wish I was on the beach! I wanted to let you know that you were featured on my blog with this post. Thanks for sharing!
~Gay~
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