Display Seashells from the Beach


One of the best parts of a beach vacation is searching for the perfect seashells in the ocean. But what do you do with them when you get home? Maybe you have buckets of seashells and sand in your garage left over from your latest beach beach vacations and grand plans to turn them into something amazing, but you’re just not sure where to start. Here are some of my favorite ideas to display seashells and beach sand!

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How to Display Seashells from the Beach

How to Display Seashells from the Beach

I purchased a Shadow Box Picture Frame for a few bucks and got ready to display our recent seashells and a favorite picture from the beach. You can buy these at Walmart, hobby stores or of course on Amazon.com

Pick out the frame:

How to use a simple frame to display seashells

Layer several scoops of sand and your favorite shells from your vacation onto the glass. I had some sand that wanted to seep out between the frame and glass so I just put a line of glue on the bottom to make a seal.

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Tape your picture to a piece of linen style scrapbook paper.

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Attach the back. Display and enjoy!


Create Memories using Seashells!

What is your favorite way to display seashell memories from your latest vacation? I’d love to hear and see your souvenirs!

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  1. These are such great ideas! I especially love the little creatures you made with their google eyes! This is such a great way to preserve memories of a great time. Keep the inventive ideas coming, Sharon!

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