How to Make a Memories Board

Memory boards (aka memories board) are easy to make. They provide a great place to hang some of your favorite things. These boards remind you of the golden moments you have spent with your loved ones. It's so much fun making a memory board.

Steps

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    Gather a corkboard and supplies.
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    Place the corkboard over the fabric and trace around it with a pencil.
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    Cut the fabric, adding an extra three inches (7.5cm) on all sides.
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    Cover the front and sides of the corkboard with the fabric.
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    Secure the fabric in place with staples at the back of the board.
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    Staple a loop of ribbon towards the upper back of the board.
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    Hang the board on the wall.
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    Add pictures, cards or special notes to the board, using stick pins or common pins.
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    Finished.

Tips

  • This makes a cute birthday present.
  • Pin ribbon to the board to separate it into different sections. Expand or contract the sections as needed.

Things You'll Need

  • Plain corkboard
  • Fabric (it's a good idea to iron if first or it'll look wrinkly––like in the photos!)
  • Pencil
  • Scissors
  • Stapler
  • Ribbon
  • Stick pins or common pins

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