DIY Craft | Photo Storage

Since Ollie was born I’ve been using Free Prints every single month to order photos. 45 free prints each month soon adds up. I made scrapbooks to document his first year but after that I wasn’t sure what to do with the left over photos and all of the months that follow. An advert on Instagram inspired me to get crafty and with a little help from my Cricut and Hobbycraft I made a Personalised Photo Keeper Case

The pastel plastic storage box with 16 boxes was £24 from Hobbycraft, though typically it’s out of stock now. Each box is the perfect size for standard 6×4 photos and can fit up to 100 photos. Because I made a scrapbook for 2020 I only used two boxes, splitting the photos up into the first 6months and the last 6 months. The rest of the boxes hold two months of photos. 

I used my trusty Cricut Explore Air 2 to make vinyl labels. Each label was about 10cm wide and 8.5cm long to make sure they’d fit in the centre of the box. I used the font Stay Wonderful which I download from Creative Fabrica. There are 8 different coloured boxes so I used silver vinyl to make sure it stands out on every colour. The only thing left to do is personalise the outer case. 
I mentioned that Hobbycraft was all sold out of these pastel boxes but they did have mini pastel storage boxes with 6 boxes for £12, however stock did look low. It’s worth checking Hobbycraft every so often for stock as the same thing happened with the pink trolley I use to store my Oh So Printed supplies. If you can’t wait for Hobbycraft then Amazon has bright coloured sets for £25.99 or clear sets for £24.99. 

Instagram

Sponsor

Recente artikelen

Wedding Memories | Remember Everything

Weddings are one of the most important, enchanting events to ever happen in someone’s life.  However, today couples must battle just to get the opportunity...

Gel Nails | At Home Designs

When lockdown 2.0 hit there was no way I was leaving my nails to get in the state they were in last year. I...

Home Happenings | Relaxing Haven

Home is where you can be yourself. It is a place where you can relax and let your guard down. But for a lot...

Oral Health | Mistakes to Avoid

When you think of your physical health, what is most often overlooked? For many people, it’s their teeth. Unless they are hurting or it’s...

Summer Picnic | What to Wear & Pack

 A picnic is a major socializing activity. Preparation needs to be top-notch to ensure you have an eventful day. It all starts with what...