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Doily Frame


  1. Step 1

    With small, sharp scissors (or a craft knife on a cutting mat), remove center portion of a paper doily; discard.

  2. Step 2

    Position doily on a photo. With a pencil, lightly mark inner edge of doily opening on photo. 

  3. Step 3

    Trim photo 1/8 inch outside drawn line. Apply a glue stick to back of doily, around opening. Center doily on photo; adhere.

  4. Step 4

    Apply glue stick at intervals to back of doily, near edges. Center doily-rimmed photo on mat board; adhere. Let dry.

  5. Step 5

    Frame mounted image.

Martha Stewart Living, December 2008