Simple Solutions: Create a pretty picture frame with washi tape

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  • Want a simple weekend project? Washi tape is a fantastic craft material as it breathes new life into items with relatively minimal fuss. Add colour to vases, notebooks or even regular household items. In this episode of Simple Solutions we channel our love of Washi tape and show you how to make a pretty picture frame with a vintage twist.Step 1: Take a plain frame and two different types of decorative tape
    Step 2: Remove the back of the frame
    Step 3: Run a strip of flower tape along the longest length of the frame closest to the glass
    Step 4: Turn over and wrap tape around the sides and back
    Step 5: Run another length above, matching up the pattern
    Step 6: Swap tapes and tape either side of the glass under the length you did first
    Step 7: Repeat a pattern until the frame is covered
    Step 8: Run a strip of tape along the top and bottom to finish
    Step 9: Add a pretty print and displayTop tip: You can buy different coloured Washi tape from larger newsagents or craft shops.

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