How to Make a Picture Frame Key Holder

Looking for a pretty way to maintain an orderly key chain holder at home? Instead of a standard old key chain holder sitting on your wall, why not create something pretty where your key ring holder is positioned inside a decorative picture frame?

Steps

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    Remove backing from picture frame so you are left with only the frame. Carefully discard glass covering as well.
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    Mount frame on your corkboard or heavy cardboard stock. Line the back with glue and adhere it to the board.
    • Allow for ample dry time before use.
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    Select areas on the inside of the frame that will hold your screw hooks. Locate areas that are along the top inside of the frame and are approximately ½” spaced apart (depending upon the size of your frame and number of keys).
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    Mark your places using your pencil.
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    Screw hooks into place.
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    Hang your frame.

Things You’ll Need

  • Small hook screws (as many keys as you have)
  • Electric screwdriver
  • Pencil
  • Picture frame (heavy set frame)
  • Corkboard (or heavy cardstock)
  • Industrial strength glue (or hot glue)

Tips

  • Consider painting the frame if you like the size and shape but are looking for a different look.

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