All You Need Is Love – Frame Makeover

Hi everyone! Today I’m going to show you a pair of pictures I am in love with. They came out from the idea / need of 1. Recycle two old pictures my mother in law had in her house and 2. Fill in a gap on my bedroom wall.

These were the before pictures


I imagine that when she bought them they were like wow, but I was just interested in them because of the frames. Then I left them on the don’t-thow-it-honey-I-will-make-something-with-it cabinet for some time because I had no clue what to do with them yet until we finished our master bedroom redo. There was a gap in the wall between the picture I did for my husband and my jewelry holder, and the pictures were going to fit perfectly. By the way, I’ll try to show you my bedroom soon.

Well, back to the pictures, the first thing was to clean and paint them with homemade chalk paint, and when they dried I dry brushed a bit of gray to add some color, and some wax to finish.

I searched through all my images something that could fit, but I found nothing I really liked. Then I thought I could make myself something romantic, maybe some quotes with nice letters and details, and I ended up with these two prints.

All you need is love picture

Love is all you need picture

As the frames were bigger than the prints, I added some beige cardstock behind them which coordinates with the colors I have in my bedroom.

The last thing to do was to hang them between the big frame I did for my husband on his birthday and my jewelry holder.

Cuadros 5

Cuadros 4

Cuadros 6

All You Need Is Love - Frame Makeover

If you like the prints you only need to click on the pictures below

All you need is love digital collage     Captura de pantalla 2015-09-06 a las 12.47.54

I hope you like the new pictures as much as I do!

Remember that if you want to see more projects you can see them here.



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    • Pili says:

      Yes, I know what you mean. Maybe we feel summer is almost over and sense we have to arrange our nest for spending more time inside home.

  1. Kate says:

    I really love what you have done with these pictures. They look fab, so different from how they started.

    Over from Funtastic Friday 🙂

    • Pili says:

      Thank you, Kate! The frame was so nice and had so many possibilities… I’m glad you like them too! I really appreciate you took the time to stop by and comment, have a nice weekend.

  2. Cathy says:

    I love this frame makeover!! This is amazing! What a creative idea! I would love for you to share this at my link party Making Memories Mondays going on now! 🙂

    • Pili says:

      Yes, sometimes people get rid of frames because they look old or ugly, but they can be pretty again.

  3. Lou Lou Girls says:

    I’m so amazed by you! This looks so good! Pinned and tweeted. I appreciate you taking the time to party with us. I hope to see you on Monday at 7. Happy Monday! Lou Lou Girls

    • Pili says:

      Hi Kim, thank you so much!! And thanks for the welcome, I will be at the party tomorrow as I’m in Spain and we have different times… they’re getting me crazy!

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