Do you have a thousand holiday cards sitting on your mantle right now? Taped to a door frame? Clipped to a ribbon or picture frame? I absolutely adore getting those cards covered in photos of my family and friends (and sometimes their pets). I am as bad as the kids about racing to the mailbox to see who we have received cards from each day during the holidays!
Last year I finally gave up on trying to display them on the mantle, since the photo cards tended to slide off into the floor. I wanted a way to display them that would allow me to leave them out all year, as well. I hate putting away all those sweet faces! I had seen a number of interesting displays, including a Christmas tree made of pallet wood. Although I loved that display, it didn’t meet my need for something to keep out year round. I started rummaging through my garage for inspiration, and came up with an old wood picture frame that was destined for Goodwill. I decided to give it a makeover and repurpose it as a card display. Continue Reading