How to make photo frames: see tutorials and 20 more ideas to inspire you

How to make photo frames: see tutorials and 20 more ideas to inspire you
Robert Rivera

Portraits are used to frame photos of special moments and people. They show a bit of one's life story, share memories, and add a touch of personality to any environment.

You can create different models of picture frames yourself with various techniques, just let your creativity loose! And to help you get inspired, check out some ideas to make them and, as a bonus, add more originality to your home decor or to give them to someone special.

5 Photo Frame Designs for You to Make

For those who like to create their own home decor pieces and still spend little to personalize their surroundings, check out 5 tutorials of creative picture frame designs to make.

1. picture frame decorated with pearls

Make yourself a beautiful picture frame with recyclable material, reusing shoeboxes. To decorate it, use pearls and fabric flowers. A simple and quick idea, that looks great in decoration or for gifts.

2. geometric picture frame

With wire, pliers, glue, straws, and glass, you can create a beautiful and original piece. Perfect for those who like geometric objects for home decoration.

3. PET bottle picture frame

PET bottles are easily found around, and are a cheap and sustainable option. With them you can create picture frames of various sizes and shapes, all in a very quick and simple way.

4. popsicle stick picture frame

Another practical and economical option for you to make picture frames is to reuse popsicle sticks.

5. mirrored picture frame

Create a sophisticated picture frame with mirrored tape and surprise your decor. You can also use the same technique to create other pieces, such as trays, vases, or object holders.

Other Photo Frame Models

Making picture frames can be fun, as well as filling any corner of the house with more color, personality, and harmony in the decor:

1. reusing cardboard

2. to hang on the wall

3. with map collages

4. with lego pieces

5. rustic with brooch and jute fabric

6. glass jars

7. with fabric rolls

8. cork art

9. appliqué of seashells

10. fuxico flowers

11. with magazine rolls

12. with paint

13. unicorn

14. with coffee filter

15. full of glitter

16. with EVA

17. with printed fabric

18. colored buttons

19. with threads and knitting

After all these ideas on how to make picture frames, just roll up your sleeves and get to work! Create beautiful pieces, in a simple and economical way, to decorate your home, frame your moments, or give them to someone.

Robert Rivera
Robert Rivera
Robert Rivera is a seasoned interior designer and home decor expert with over a decade of experience in the industry. Born and raised in California, he has always had a passion for design and art, which eventually led him to pursue a degree in interior design from a prestigious design school. With a keen eye for color, texture, and proportion, Robert effortlessly blends different styles and aesthetics to create unique and beautiful living spaces. He is highly knowledgeable in the latest design trends and techniques, and is constantly experimenting with new ideas and concepts to bring life to his clients' homes. As the author of a popular blog on home decor and design, Robert shares his expertise and insights with a large audience of design enthusiasts. His writing is engaging, informative, and easy to follow, making his blog an invaluable resource for anyone looking to spruce up their living space. Whether you're seeking advice on color schemes, furniture arrangement, or DIY home projects, Robert has the tips and tricks you need to create a stylish, welcoming home.