Magnetic Makeup Board…

As many of you know I blogged for Birchbox
last week. I had so much fun working
with them, & I wanted to share 
with you some of the things I blogged about
just in case you missed it…

I blogged for them a total of {5} Days.
Each day I wrote about something different
from my magnetic makeup board to my
favorite cosmetic products.

Here is my new magnetic board…


As many of you may know I made a makeup board
 a while back which you can see {here}.
It wasn’t exactly what I wanted so I made 
this one a little more lovely
& a little more me…


Items Used:

{2} Magnetic sheets from Lowes
{1} Antique gold picture frame from an antique store

I painted the metal sheets a pretty robins egg blue &
used super glue to attach the metal sheets to 
the back of the frame. 
I hot glued magnets to the back of my favorite makeup
products to make the products stick to the magnet board.


I hung my magnetic makeup board in my vanity closet.
It makes getting ready in the morning so easy
because my makeup is conveniently within reach &
visible.


Stay tuned for my other blog posts
from Birchbox.. I will be sharing them with you soon!!
xx Liz Marie


Comments

  1. That's a pretty nifty idea! Alas I have a 3 year old, so I have to hide all my makeup. But when he gets older and doesn't think makeup is paint, I'm totally doing this!

  2. Tara Lauren says:

    That is such a fabulous idea! I must do that!

    Tara @ Lauren Lane Decor

  3. Hi,this is one of the prettiest magnetic boards I've seen. Did you use those heavy duty little magnets or just plain ones (like the ones I bought in a huge roll from Michaels Crafts)? I'd love to try this but don't which magnets to use.

  4. Liz Marie says:

    I used regular magnets from lowes… they are very magnetic and seem heavy duty so Idk if they come in different packages. I think the ones I bought came in a pack of 4. I hope this helps!!

  5. Sensational Finds says:

    Very good idea. I just found your blog and I'm glad I did. I also blog and would love for you to check it out. Have a great weekend!
    http://sensationalfinds.blogspot.com

  6. The Johnson Familia says:

    i shared this on my blog. please let me know if I used proper blog etiquette when doing so lol i am still new at this!!!
    http://www.gandcjohnson.blogspot.com

  7. Wonderful idea.

    I am a new FB & GFC follower from the Stalk Remix Blog Hop, http://babyfeetandpuppybreath.blogspot.com/ Hope you can stop by and follow me back. Thanks.

  8. I absolutely LOVE this project! Unique and totally gorgeous.
    I will definitely be trying this!
    Visiting from TT&J
    Lowri :-)
    http://papervinenz.blogspot.com/

  9. Love this idea! I definitely need to try it. All of my mineral makeup is in a basket and I can never find what I need!

  10. real indiana housewife says:

    This week I found two new obsessions…. Birchbox. And your magnetic make-up board. :)

  11. Love the whole closet! The makeup thing is way cool.

  12. TigerEyes2001 says:

    I absolutely LOVE this!!! I'm totally going to have to do this, thanks! :) Hi! New follower! Thanks for hosting the hop! I hope you'll come by my blog and follow back! Through the Eyes of a Tiger

  13. This is insanely brilliant! I am designing a dressing space for someone right now and may use this idea — pinned it!

    Jenny
    http://www.simcoestreet.blogspot.com

  14. oh girlll, i've been wanting to do this for a while.. but i need to find a cute frame!
    thanks for sharing!:)

    itsjustcalledspicy.blogspot.com

  15. Carmie of the Single Nester says:

    I love this idea however, if I were to do this, I would need a whole wall of magnetic boards :)

  16. Mackenzie says:

    Such a good idea! Wow. I need to do this. Found you from Sweep Tight blog hop. I'm your newest follower.

  17. Shelby @ Shelby Lately says:

    This is a totally brilliant idea! Ohmygoodness, I might have to give this a try. And you made it so pretty! ;) xoxo, Shelby Lately

  18. So pretty! I love the idea of a vanity closet.

    New Follower from the blog hops.
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  19. I love how you updated your board! I need to try this :)

  20. Shabby chic Sandy says:

    So creative!

  21. I did this for my daughter but I put her initial in bling on the corner & put scrapbook paper in the middle,then I painted a LARGE medicine bottle,hot glued fake pearls around the top rim & glued it to the bottom of the frame to hold her brushes. she loved it !

  22. Michelle @ Loving Every Second says:

    What a great idea for makeup!

  23. That's such a neat idea. When I have a spot to hang a board like that, I think I might try it.:) I'm a new follower from Show and Share.:)

  24. Jenny @ Simcoe Street says:

    Featuring this great idea on my blog today!

  25. I really love this idea! Makes perfect sense! You are super creative & talented! Thanks so much for linking up at Show & Share! SO happy that you did!

  26. Jennie Young says:

    This is genius! I think this will be my next fun project, because I just can't wait to make one! Thanks for the inspiration…

  27. I’ve been trying to make this but can’t find any magnetic sheets?!? Lowes tells me they don’t sell any such thing? Any ideas? I tried the magnetic paint but its not strong enough and too messy!

  28. I LOVE this idea! I’m going to make one for myself and one for my brother’s girlfriend for Christmas! How much did the magnetic sheet at Lowes cost? Did you have to cut it or do they have different sizes?

  29. I am glad to here the all useful inforamtion

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  30. vduback@hotmail.com says:

    What is inside your makeup brush holders to make the brushes stand up?

  31. @vduback:
    I dont know what she used but I made some makeup brush holders with river stones in them. I got the vase and the stones from the Dollar store. They work great!

  32. Virginia says:

    Love this!!!!!!

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