Only a couple weeks left to whip up some custom Valentine’s Decorations. On a recent trip to a local ice cream parlor my family and I popped into the photo booth and I had an epiphany. All I needed was a trip to the hardware store and I was ready to get crafty.
Photo booth Pictures
Acid Free Aleene’s Tacky Glue
Photo Quality Printer Paper
Lucky for me and this project Chris and I have been taking and collecting photo booth pictures for quite sometime. This was not even Tallulah’s first time in the photo booth. I didn’t want to use my originals so I scanned them all in, printed them out on photo paper and cut them out.
Paint samples are already the right size. I opted for all pink and red colors to go with my Valentines theme.
Just like you made paper chain banners in kindergarten this is the same method. Alternate paint and photo strips. I used Acid Free Tacky Glue and clothes pins to hold each loop together. One word of warning, make sure all you picture loops are facing the same way.
You can make your chain as long or as short as you like. Mostly it depends on how many pictures and paint samples you have. Once the chain is complete hang up, display and love is in the air.
Check out more I Love to Create paper banner projects like Rainbow Paper Chains and aBlack Cat Banner.
So stinkin' cute!!! A great way to show your Valentines all your love!
Love this idea!
I don't know anywhere that still has a proper photobooth though 🙁
Luckily we have several around Austin. You could always fake some photo booth pictures in Photoshop.
Oh Jen! So cute!! Love it!!
Iphone has a couple of neat photobooth apps too! IncrediBooth and Pocketbooth…tons of fun…
That is a great idea CG I twittered about it. I don't have an Iphone so it's all Greek to me, but I seem to be about the only one so maybe it will help some other peeps.
Awesome idea!!! I so wish I could find all our photobooth photos now…
I hope your fam is keeping warm!
Keep it up! Good luck for the future success of this blog.
This is such a cool idea! Pinning it!
Awh, that is adorable. What a super cute idea.
Such a cute idea!! Pinned.
What a wonderfully creative, personal idea! I really love this sweet Valentine’s decoration, Jennifer. Thank you for sharing, and for being a part of the Hearth and Soul Link Party. I hope you have a lovely weekend!