Hang a group of pictures to fill up a large wall space

Hang a group of pictures to fill up a large wall space

Creating a grouping of pictures on the wall is a great way to fill up space as an alternative to using a large piece of art, in places like above a sofa or side table, or on a feature wall. Here are three strategies you can use to make your grouping of pictures look more […]

Picture Hanging Inspiration for the Staircase

Picture Hanging Inspiration for the Staircase

 

Inspiration for picture hanging can be found everywhere. A favorite retailer, Pottery Barn continues to create hanging ideas that are new and unique – check out the picture grouping up the stairwell. The images are printed in black and white and themed around candid shots of children which creates a classic, nostalgic feeling that easily […]

 

Tip: Perfect Frame Spacing Every Time

Tip: Perfect Frame Spacing Every Time

Here’s a quick tip to help you to make sure that when you hang multiple items together, you have the same distance between them. Find a book that is the thickness of the space that you want to leave between the frames and use that as a guide. Depending on the size of the frames, […]

Decorate With Your Vacation Photos

Decorate With Your Vacation Photos

You’re back from holidays, with dozens of great vacation snapshots. But what happens to those precious vacation images once you’re home? Many people never print and display them! Don’t be one of them. Photos of your vacation make great, inexpensive artwork for your walls. Here are some vacation photo tips: Shop for frames with a […]

Picture hanging tips for your living room

Picture hanging tips for your living room

Before you start hammering, remember that art in a living room is enjoyed from a sitting position, so keep your wall arrangements hanging low. Here are a few tips: Make sure your sofa is placed exactly where you want it before pounding your first nail in. Your artwork should be at least 2/3 of the […]

Wall Décor Ideas That Fit Any Budget

Wall Décor Ideas That Fit Any Budget

You might think it takes a lot of money to have beautifully decorated walls. The truth is artwork does not need to be expensive to be beautiful.

An Art Shopping Primer

Buying artwork for your home can be a little bit intimidating, especially if you don’t know the basics. However, if you are armed with some general knowledge, finding the perfect piece for your home can be an exciting and rewarding adventure! Avoid disappointment and frustrations; sometimes that piece that looked so perfect in the store, […]

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