3 Simple Ways To Decorate Wooden Frames

If you visit the craft store regularly, you may notice those plain wooden frames which only cost .99 cents. These frames are a great buy because they are not only inexpensive but are a great way to spice up your home décor! This is due to the simple fact that the frames are blank canvases which can be decorated in any way that you choose. With that being said, you may want to add that extra punch to your wooden frame which goes beyond a simple coat of paint. If this is you, then today’s DIY post will be very helpful!

Hashtag supplies

Today I’m going to show you three simple ways in which you can decorate those plain wooden frames! The frames I’ll be showing you how to make today is a Hashtag Frame, Cork Tape Frame, and Hand Stamped Frame. Each of this mini frame DIYs is super easy to make and they leave a lot of room open for you to make the DIY your own!

Painting the Hashtag

Hashtag Frame

Supplies:

  • Wooden Frame
  • Wooden Hashtag Cut Out
  • Wooden Letters
  • Paint
  • Foam Brush
  • Hot Glue Gun
  • Hashtag Frame

Step 1: Paint your wooden frame, hashtag, and wooden letters. Then set them aside to dry.

Step 2: Using your hot glue gun, glue your hashtag and wooden letters on the bottom of your frame.

Cork Tape Frame project

Cork Tape Frame

Supplies:

  • Wooden Frame
  • Cork Tape
  • Scissors
  • Paint
  • Foam Brush

Cork Tape Frame step 1

Step 1: Paint your wooden frame and set it aside to dry.

Step 2: Depending on the size of your frame, cut off the length of cork tape that you need and adhere it to all four sides of your frame.

Hand Stamped Frame project

Hand Stamped Frame

Supplies:

  • Wooden Frame
  • Stamp
  • Stamp Ink
  • Block
  • Paint
  • Gem Stickers or Glitter Glue
  • Foam Brush

Hand Stamped Frame craft

Step 1: Paint your wooden frame and set it aside to dry.

Step 2: Peel your rubber stamp off its card and adhere the stamp to any type of acrylic block that you have on hand. Then grab your frame and begin stamping across the entire piece.

Step 3: Add your gem stickers or dots of glitter glue in the background, to give your frame some dimension.

Hashtag Frame in turquoise

Pink stamp for frame

Cork style photo frame

Any one of these frames would look really cute either on a desk or as part of a gallery wall! Out of all of the frames, the Hashtag Frame is definitely my favorite. Also, these frames (as shown above) can be made in either direction, depending on the look you are going for.

Which one of these wooden frames is your favorite?