How to Make a Christmas Card Display from an Upcycled Cabinet Front


How to Make a Christmas Card Display from an Upcycled Cabinet Front.

DIY Card Display for the Holidays

How to Make a Christmas Card Display from an Upcycled Cabinet Front

This post may contain affiliate links. Using these links helps support my blog. Thank you! 

A couple of years ago, I made this great card display from an upcycled cabinet front. It was a remnant from our DIY arcade machine project. I liked how it turned out, but I decided to redo it this year. I wasn't a huge fan of the interior 'windows' of it being empty. So I got to work...

Supplies Supplies listed below may include affiliate links to the products.

How to Make a Christmas Card Display

This is the before picture of the display... it's pretty. I like it. But I really wanted a new look.

Previous version of the card display from

First I took off all of the clips... I used a flat head screwdriver to pry them all off.

Removing the clips from the card display.

 I sanded off the front of the display...

Sanding cabinet front down.

Sanded cabinet front to be upcycled.

 Once I dusted off the dust, I spray painted the front with a matte red.

Spray painting the cabinet front red.

Finally I used my staple gun to put on the string. The staples didn't really hold the string well by itself so I tied it onto the staples.

Adding string to hold holiday cards to the display.

All hung up by our Christmas village and tree. Love it! 

Holiday card display hanging up by the tree and Christmas village.

Now if only I could get our own Christmas cards... made... sent... photos taken. Any of those. LOL!

DIY Christmas card display.

Thanks for taking the time to read this post! I really appreciate the time you've taken. Please share, like, and pin my post if you enjoyed it. Follow me on social media and subscribe to my email list to keep up to date on all of my latest projects!

Thanks for Reading! -DIYDanielle

Disclosure of Material Connection: Some of the links in the post above are “affiliate links.” This means if you click on the link and purchase the item, I will receive an affiliate commission. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will add value to my readers. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.”


Following DIYDanielle on Facebook? If not, click "like" below!

*foodbeverage,34,*home&garden,92,*kids,59,alcoholic beverages,15,blogging,12,Children's Decor,24,cleaning,62,cloth diapers,37,clothing,19,computers,12,Cooking,44,Costumes,16,Cricut,11,decorating,40,diy,102,Educational Activities with Kids,31,Epic Playroom Ideas,9,featured,5,food,15,Furniture for Kids,8,gardening,39,gifts,100,Gifts from Kids,10,go green,45,health,30,Holiday Ideas with Kids,12,holidays,49,home,57,Kid Friendly Food,10,Maryland local,5,Organization,21,Organizing for Kids,19,outdoors,35,Outdoors with Kids,19,painting,28,paper crafts,23,Parenting Ideas,45,Pets,22,Pretend Play,11,recipes,43,saving money,12,Service Projects,4,sewing,229,Sewing for Kids,73,travel,12,Travel with Kids,12,upcycling,78,woodworking,68,
DIY Danielle: How to Make a Christmas Card Display from an Upcycled Cabinet Front
How to Make a Christmas Card Display from an Upcycled Cabinet Front
How to Make a Christmas Card Display from an Upcycled Cabinet Front.
DIY Danielle
Loaded All Posts Not found any posts VIEW ALL Readmore Reply Cancel reply Delete By Home PAGES POSTS View All RECOMMENDED FOR YOU LABEL ARCHIVE SEARCH ALL POSTS Not found any post match with your request Back Home Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat January February March April May June July August September October November December Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec just now 1 minute ago $$1$$ minutes ago 1 hour ago $$1$$ hours ago Yesterday $$1$$ days ago $$1$$ weeks ago more than 5 weeks ago Followers Follow THIS CONTENT IS PREMIUM Please share to unlock Copy All Code Select All Code All codes were copied to your clipboard Can not copy the codes / texts, please press [CTRL]+[C] (or CMD+C with Mac) to copy