Mini photographic bunting

By twiceamummydoublethefun


The girls have enjoyed making this simple yet effective mini bunting which holds some of their favourite photos.  

To make this you will need:

  • Mini wooden craft pegs
  • Coloured wax cord
  • Coloured paint
  • A heart stencil
  • Photographs 


Isabelle and Scarlett started off painting the mini pegs with the different colours. 

They had great fun and began mixing the paints together to see what colours they could make.



Once the pegs have dried completely thread the coloured cord you would like to use into the little holes of the pegs so they are secure.

You can use any length cord for your bunting.

Isabelle choose pink and Scarlett choose the blue.


Isabelle and Scalett picked some of their favourite photos which I began to cut into a heart shape using our stencil. 

I made sure the photos would fit nicely into a shape of the heart.

If you didn’t want heart shapes maybe print off some smaller photos to use.

The girls pegged their photos onto the bunting.



We now have a beautiful mini photographic bunting to display proudly in our home.


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45 Comments on Mini photographic bunting

  1. Carin
    23 April, 2014 at 11:19 am (2 years ago)

    Such a lovely project and right up my street :)

  2. Let kids be kids
    23 April, 2014 at 12:27 pm (2 years ago)

    Such a great idea! Looks fun to make too.

  3. mummydaddyme
    23 April, 2014 at 1:24 pm (2 years ago)

    Ah what a good idea, this looks beautiful! x

  4. stellabranch
    23 April, 2014 at 3:54 pm (2 years ago)

    That’s a lovely way to display photos and easily updatable too. Cute!

  5. Mummy to boyz
    23 April, 2014 at 4:08 pm (2 years ago)

    Love these and they are so cute! I’m going to do this in the boys room #letkidsbekids

  6. Linda Ewing
    23 April, 2014 at 5:52 pm (2 years ago)

    This is such a great idea, I have a heart line in my living room of all the girls art work but never thought of a photo line :) x

  7. Jenny
    23 April, 2014 at 6:03 pm (2 years ago)

    Ahhh this is a fantastic idea. And so creative. I love pastel colors and those pegs you could color and sell them they are so awesome. Just thinking how I could paint some pegs peach for missy moo’s first birthday party and do something similar to hang up of her. Thanks for linking up to Share WIth Me with this awesome idea. Got my creative ideas flowing now. I love it. #sharewithme

    • Twice a mummy double the fun
      23 April, 2014 at 6:21 pm (2 years ago)

      Thank Jenny:) I managed to buy a pack of the mini pegs and the coloured cord from the works at 99p. You will have to show me if you do go ahead. I think something like this will look fab at her first birthday xx

      • Jenny
        23 April, 2014 at 8:17 pm (2 years ago)

        Oh definitely. I always share what I do for parties each detail. I will be doing a huge run of planning MM’s 1st birthday series and if I do it will give credit where credit is due. lol

        • Twice a mummy double the fun
          23 April, 2014 at 8:49 pm (2 years ago)

          ahh that is so kind. I look forward to seeing your party plans for little one’s 1st birthday x

  8. hodgepodgecraft
    23 April, 2014 at 6:33 pm (2 years ago)

    What a gorgeous creation! And just what I need to use my mini-pegs for! I never thought to paint them either, but they look really lovely.
    Thanks for sharing at #Pintorials

  9. Let kids be kids
    23 April, 2014 at 6:55 pm (2 years ago)

    I love this, thanks for linking #LetKidsBeKids

  10. Joanne Dewberry (@CharlieMoos)
    23 April, 2014 at 7:15 pm (2 years ago)

    such a cool idea! This is great as you can change the pics, or add some art work. I’ve a string off little pegs left over from hanging xmas cards.

  11. Jaime Oliver
    23 April, 2014 at 7:30 pm (2 years ago)

    aww this is so so nice honey xx

  12. Tarana Khan
    23 April, 2014 at 8:40 pm (2 years ago)

    This is such a lovely and simple idea! I’d love to use this for a birthday party.

  13. Saskia (Songs, Silliness and Such)
    23 April, 2014 at 8:50 pm (2 years ago)

    What a simple and sweet idea, I did something similar years ago as decor for my OH’s 18th birthday. Lovely xx #sharewithme

  14. Sara (@mumturnedmom)
    23 April, 2014 at 9:22 pm (2 years ago)

    Love this! I’d like to do some bunting for the kids rooms, and this is a lovely idea :) #MiniCreations

  15. Louise Martin
    24 April, 2014 at 10:54 am (2 years ago)

    These our so lovely im going to make one x

  16. seychellesmama
    24 April, 2014 at 12:12 pm (2 years ago)

    This is fantastic!! What a lovely project to do with your littlies :) it equally sounds fun just for me to do by myself!!! :) :) :) x

  17. Caroline (Becoming a SAHM)
    24 April, 2014 at 1:42 pm (2 years ago)

    Aww this is lovely, such a cute idea and lovely to do it all together. so cute! Thanks so much for linking with #creativechallenge xx

    • Twice a mummy double the fun
      24 April, 2014 at 1:44 pm (2 years ago)

      Thank you Caroline, we had so much fun. I’m trying to be more creative as both girls love their arts and crafts :) x

  18. ruthcumming
    24 April, 2014 at 6:38 pm (2 years ago)

    Lovely idea! #creativechallenge

  19. John Adams
    25 April, 2014 at 5:33 am (2 years ago)

    Great idea! My kids’ old nursery had photographic bunting all over it but never thought of making it at home. #MiniCreations

  20. Vikki Holness
    25 April, 2014 at 8:27 pm (2 years ago)

    Oh this looks gorgeous, what a wonderful idea! xxx

  21. Louise
    9 July, 2014 at 8:08 am (1 year ago)

    This is gorgeous – what a lovely idea. Will have to give this one a try for my eldest’s birthday in a couple of months time.

    • twiceamummydoublethefun
      9 July, 2014 at 11:48 pm (1 year ago)

      Thank you Louise :) We have a few around the house, the girls love it x


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