diy project: joke’s paper picture stand

this adorable quickie of a project comes from joke vande gier. originally from belgium, joke currently lives in beautiful portland, or. her blog is full of some major inspiration eye candy, as are her paper designs. if you have two minutes and some photos to display, i highly recommend this little diy. thanks for sharing it with us, joke! –kate


– fabric tape

– strips of paper (card stock or other thick paper)


1. Cut strips of paper into uniform widths and lengths.

2. Pinch them together and adhere fabric tape around stack near the edges to bind together tightly.

3. Tuck photos in between paper.


  1. Shones says:

    Nice. Where’s my big red “easy” button? I can do this one!

  2. Priya says:

    Nice!! I like this…real easy..and a nice way to display pictures that do not look good framed :)

  3. Sara says:

    You could also substitute the paper with cute chopsticks.

  4. Lindsay says:

    Sara– just what I was thinking, or maybe use some washi paper on the outside for color. And Japanese tape … thanks for the great project!

  5. Elizabeth says:

    Yeah, I really don’t get this one.


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