Seen & Liked #4

Here are a few things I came across recently and that have stayed on my mind since

That green on the doors of the cupboard. Apartment makeover by Regis Larroque

That green on the doors of the cupboard. Apartment makeover by Regis Larroque

Painting by Monica Ramos for the group show Just Swim

Painting by Monica Ramos for the group show Just Swim

Yellow staircase by Jonathan Rieke (apparently, because I found this on Le Joli Collar)

Yellow staircase by Jonathan Rieke (apparently, because I found this on Le Joli Collar)

Elisa Nalin x Gripoix, via Garance Doré

Elisa Nalin x Gripoix, via Garance Doré

And this sketch, unsourced, via Practical Fancy

And this sketch, unsourced, via Practical Fancy

DIY - Kraft Framing

While I was away at my place in Corsica, I picked four leafs clovers. They grow in our garden like wheatgrass.

I have been wanting to frame them for a while, I finally did it today.

Here's a crappy iPhone shot step-by-step if you want to do the same !

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1 - Place your subject between two bits of glass  

1 - Place your subject between two bits of glass
 

3 - Humidify the tape on the wet sponge. It has a sticky side, that's the side you should be humidifying !

3 - Humidify the tape on the wet sponge. It has a sticky side, that's the side you should be humidifying !

5 - This is how it looks once you've made all 4 four sides.  

5 - This is how it looks once you've made all 4 four sides.
 

7 - Apply strong glue to where you've marked the spot.

7 - Apply strong glue to where you've marked the spot.

9 - Strengthen the the hook by applying a strip of kraft tape over it.

9 - Strengthen the the hook by applying a strip of kraft tape over it.

2 - Cut the kraft tape to fit. I bought one that was 4 cm wide, so I split it in two. I wanted a thin framing.

2 - Cut the kraft tape to fit. I bought one that was 4 cm wide, so I split it in two. I wanted a thin framing.

4 - Apply the kraft and cut to size  

4 - Apply the kraft and cut to size
 

6 - On the back of the frame, mark a spot in the middle.  

6 - On the back of the frame, mark a spot in the middle.
 

8 - Place the hook on the glue.

8 - Place the hook on the glue.

10 - Tada ! Crappy iPhone photos all the way ! Here's how it looks when done !

10 - Tada ! Crappy iPhone photos all the way ! Here's how it looks when done !