Saturday, July 5, 2008

Memories of Italia!

I made this for Father's Day for my dad. I basically just got a plain wooden frame and went crazy with the hot glue and stickers. Sort of tacky and kitschy, but it is to display our tourist pictures after all. I'm thinking about making a France and Germany one as well...

19 comments:

the tea drinking english rose said...

i love this!!
it is tacky chic!! i wanna make one!
it is so cool.... what picture is your dad going to put in it?

Belle said...

I love it,
it's so cute.
I love the car on top and the grapes.
belle

Katia said...

Aw it's so cute!
I love itt! When I look at it, I think italy straight away, so cute!
He must have loved it =]

lauren! said...

Gah! A great idea - I love the way it turned out. That'll be on my list of diy presents for the near future =)

jayne said...

that's so cute and sweet! i know despite how you make it sound simple and easy, I would botch it with a glued-up mess, but i can at least appreciate your efforts!

oh, duh, i'm back, i hate to do shameless self-promotion but plain jayne i up and running!

Golden Calf said...

Touristy is the best kind of tacky!

Ana said...

Haha wow
Its so kitschy and tacky and campy but ultimately really COOL!

The Band of Four said...

thanks. your blog is adorable.
would you like to trade links?

The Band of Four said...

thanks. your blog is adorable.
would you like to trade links?

Inside the Cabinet of Wonder said...

oh i love this! very cool!
i wanna give it a go at making one!! well done!

yiqin; said...

So sweet of you to have made that for your dad! :)

jayne said...

finally read your older posts i missed when I was gone- love that you bought the classic gondilier shirt haha, great preppy stripes though ;) and the fan is so pretty! oh and you and I both went to the same town in Provence with the waterwheel haha. cool!

Jay said...

ah this is cute and i really enjoy this blog{

jayne said...

hey again,

i really appreciate your comment on my last post, its so sweet you've been checking daily. and i understand not knowing how to count 10 days too haha, often I would say i'll be gone for 10-11 days, I mean I'm the one going how can I not know the specific number haha. ;) btw just writing also to let you know I have another France post up!

j

Jen (MahaloFashion) said...

that's such a great idea
original
and very sweet of you x

Teresa said...

How cute! DIY is so chic.

thetinylittlegirl said...

that's so fun! love it ;-)

Eleh said...

now i want to make one too!

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