It's the perfect time to start thinking about the Christmas countdown! We love the fun and tradition of advent calendars in our house. Every morning it’s a mad race to officially mark it one day closer to Christmas. Bring the family together with these simple DIY ideas!
We can’t believe it’s already November! It’s been rainy and cold over here, which means more time spent cozying up inside and staring at our walls! To help get those walls looking their best, this month we’ve shared unexpected ways to think about framing for your day-to-day, discussed some important finishings to bring your framed pieces to that ‘wow’ level and my personal favourite – object framing!
Object framing has to be one of my favourite things. Capturing sweet memories tell your story in the form of wall art and the best part – these artful pieces can be just about anything!
There are countless tiny details that a custom framer considers to bring a project to the next level. These details make the end result feel polished and really help achieve that ‘wow’ moment for our clients.
Thanksgiving 2018. Another year of memories, smiles, people and places that make us thankful.
Bye-bye September and hello October! I have to admit I’m ready for the cozy inspirations that this time of year brings. This month we looked at some great frame designs that mimic the fall fashion trends, as well as talked about some easy ways to add a little of the season to your décor to get you fall ready! We also shared are most asked question at the frame counter and our most requested frame design!
As new trends hit the runway, glimpses of fashion’s most desirable colors and styles are often seen mimicked in décor. Inspired by Pantone’s Fall/Winter fashion report for 2018, we wanted to show you our versions of the season’s inspiring palette to see how custom framing can keep you trendy.
If you’ve ever been curious about what goes into our frame designs, we’re discussing our most frequently asked question: should you frame for the artwork or the area it’s going into, aka the décor?
Fall is right around the corner and we’re discussing how to get into the Autumn groove with these simple updates to your décor.
We serve all sorts of clients and work on many different projects for all kinds of needs, but there is one design request that keeps coming up…
"Life is better framed" is a cute tagline and sounds great, but it means so much more. A note from the Framepro…
Our skilled team with the help of our clients put together so many amazing frame designs. Today on the blog we wanted to share some of our favourite pairings that come together to create truly inspiring looks!
It’s no secret that I’m an antique fanatic so when clients bring their vintage finds to our shoppes I’m over the moon! I appreciate the warmth and character that these pieces bring to a space and wanted to show you some of my favourites!
It’s the end of July and so far what a great summer it has been. Warm weather, family, friends and fun have filled our days…as well as undertaking plans to renovate our shoppes! We can’t wait for you to see the end result this fall! Speaking of next season, it seems that this month’s top pins have been inspired by back to school and preserving memories.
I know that feeling of finally bringing home that perfect piece for that empty spot on your wall, but hanging art can be intimidating. If not done right, you're left with a mess of holes that you're trying to cover with that perfect art piece that just doesn't seem so perfect anymore. It’s ok… we’ve all been there…. But fret no more! We've put together some of our favourite easy hanging tips to help you get your wall decor looking just right.
Being a custom picture frame company, we are presented with unique requests that challenge us! This amazing portfolio-styled art piece, purchased at a museum, needed to have both the cover and inside of the triptych visible, while maintaining the integrity of the piece. Let’s get to work!
I’m one of those people who like to be organized. When everything has a spot I breathe easy. So this DIY ribbon organizer makes me happy! There are versions all over the web that inspired us so we wanted to give it a try and show you how we put ours together.
It’s that time of month again! I’m not sure where June has gone but it did bring us our top pins, which we are always excited to share! Plus I’ve included a fun download that both you and the kids will love!
Now that school is out for most, kids from all over are going to run around and grow their collections! It’s great to watch their intent and appreciation, as they gather their cherished items, absolutely needing that one last rock! I never want to stifle their sense of curiosity and passion but it is nice to at least help them organize. Here are four great ways to display your child’s favorite collection.
Posters are a great alternative to original art and can give you that design punch for a lot less if treated correctly. On this blog, I wanted to show you that there are many ways to frame up your poster to achieve a high-end result.
We’re officially in the month of June! Where time goes I will never know. We are thrilled that you like our new BASIX line and that we’ve seen it used on a lot of pieces this month. We’ve had a busy month working on some amazing Framepro Service projects for our commercial clients and as always have been inspired by our fantastic clientele in our three retail shoppes. Here are our top 3 pins from the month that have inspired you!
It’s wedding season and I love it! Every bride has certain must-haves that make their wedding their own. It’s these pieces that they’ll look back on with pride and adoration as they think back to their “I-dos”. It’s only fitting then that these special items get the right treatment after the wedding to keep the memories preserved and going strong long after the big day.
Meet Jayne, our newest team member. She describes herself as a “bubbly, goofy individual who likes to have fun and say yes to things in life”. With her bright personality and strong background in custom framing, Jayne transitions from framing design to production with ease. She is an unstoppable addition to our Le Frame Shoppe family!