Hanging pictures around the house is all about trial and error, there are no magic rules or one-fits-all rules. There are a few tips though that can help.
A dining room is the perfect place to hang art. There's usually at least one long wall to hang a piece or a group of pieces to create the right dining ambience. Since it's a place for your family and guests to gather to enjoy a meal together hang something interesting that will spark a conversation and that is pretty to look at too.
Hanging pictures at standing eye level can be very confusing … especially if you’re 5’6” and your partner is 6’2”. For pictures that will be viewed from a standing position such as in hallways or an entryway, the best rule of thumb is to position your artwork so its center hangs at 60″ to 66″ from the […]
In a previous post, we talked about decorating with plates, using them as pieces of artwork for your walls. Although it’s not a new trend, eye catching plate displays are popping up everywhere from décor magazines and blogs to design shows. Here are some of our favorite looks. Photos via JPD School of Design Palm […]
Most of us don’t usually think of plates as pieces of artwork but if you have cupboards filled with antique plates you’ve inherited, masterpieces ceramic plates done by the kids, or survivors of a set that lost of few pieces this is a great way to showcase them in your home or at the cottage. […]