Friday, September 30, 2011

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 &

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


  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. 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. 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. 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!

  6. 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!!!

  7. Wonderful idea.

    I am a new FB & GFC follower from the Stalk Remix Blog Hop, 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 :-)

  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. 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. 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!


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

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

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

  17. 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.

  19. I love how you updated your board! I need to try this :)

  20. 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 !

  21. 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.:)

  22. Featuring this great idea on my blog today!

  23. 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!

  24. 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...