I used super strong glue to glue the tiles in place and the board open, and added brads, stickers, and ribbons for a little glam, and used ribbon as a hanger. I am very happy with how it turned out. I can't wait for Christmas to give it to her! Here are some close ups:
I have not done many altered items before, but I had a blast with this project! So much fun, in fact, that I will be adding this item to my Etsy shop. All you have to do is send some pictures and decide on a theme, and I will do the rest!