“Pop of color” has been a long used phrase in the décor world. In 2018, this catch phrase has some trendy weight. Whether you want to add a little or a whole lot, color adds personality and richness to a space. Let’s see how color can be added to custom framing in today’s trend alert.
When it's this cold outside I like to curl up with the kids and get crafty and with the start of the new year why not have them create their very own calendar.
We are always excited to explore trends and 2018 has a lot of amazing ones to try! We have already talked about some of the year’s top color picks and how to incorporate them into your custom framing. Now it’s time to look at the natural elements that are front and center in 2018 designs.
With the start of 2018, we wanted to take this time to look back on 2017. What an incredible year it has been, filled with lots of unexpected and amazing things!
It’s Christmas! We’ve always loved this time of year. The streets are filled with hustle and bustle, twinkling lights and a sense of community. The people-side of our business is what we love most. All of you! So we wanted to take today to consider the personal part of custom framing.
It’s nearing the end of December and we have our top three pins of the month just in time for some last minute holiday inspiration.
November has come and gone and what a busy month it’s been! We’ve added to our growing team and opened a third shoppe in Beaconsfield! We just love our craft and are thrilled to be able to show you even more ideas and hopefully inspire you along the way, which brings me to our top pins for this month!
A gallery wall for a room is like a pair of shoes for an outfit in that it changes the overall feel and personality of the look. Your space can develop a certain flavor by altering what you choose to display in your gallery and how you decide to hang the pieces. Here are 6 of our favorite gallery walls and a why we love them.
We all know that custom framing can enhance a piece of art or preserve a memory but while it’s doing all of those great things, a fantastic custom framing design can do the unexpected! Here are 3 of my favorite crazy and amazing custom framing ideas.
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 have been fortunate enough to work on amazing pieces (you guys truly have some interesting items!) and have been able to create incredible designs. Here are four standout frame designs that we would call outrageous!
About 20 years ago, The Framepro fell into the custom-framing world by responding to an ad in the paper for a job opening in Beaurepaire Village. Now, we’re headed back to where it all started…
This month we’ve worked on so many wonderful projects brought in by all of you and as well collaborated on some amazing events including the Rendez-Vous Arts exhibition for the West Island Citizen Advocacy and a presentation that we tailored for the Visual Arts Centre. We started hiring for our busy shoppes and worked on some top-secret plans for the future that we can’t wait to share with you next week!
The powder room is that one room that often gets overlooked or perhaps never quite feels complete when it comes to design. We want to show you how easy it is to turn an average powder room into a high-end space that you’re happy to have guests use.
We were honored to be asked by the Visual Arts Centre to present a specially tailored framing seminar last week at their facility in Westmount. Many of the artists who frequent this great establishment, either as students, teachers or collaborators often require framing services specific to their needs. This talk focused on what should be considered when framing for exhibition and sale.
There’s something magical about those first autumn fires as the cold weather slowly moves in. To make your time cozying up by the fireplace even more enjoyable, we wanted to share 3 easy ways to decorate your mantle for fall.
Time is certainly flying by! Another month has come and gone bringing us to September’s top pins for a little inspiration.
Ever love the colours of a print or the design of an item, but the finish is less than impressive? You’re not alone! Let us show you how one of our recent projects turned an ordinary box store find into a one-of-a-kind showstopper.
It’s a new season and I adore the colors and beauty that it brings. Fall is a time for warm hues and family. So this season, we jumped right in and got the kids involved in helping us bring fall to Le Frame Shoppe and it was so much fun!
Back to school can be overwhelming for even the most seasoned parents. Keep anxiety out of the house with a simple command center.
Another month down. Another set of our top pins comes your way. And they’re all about the memories!
Often we think of custom framing as a something that is specially designed to showcase an artwork’s best features and look stunning on the wall. When it comes to our commercial clients, ‘custom’ refers to both the design and what it needs to do.
Tanya can be called the secret weapon behind Le Frame Shoppe and Framepro Services. Learn why.
We’re often asked about value in relation to what to frame. Things like, Do you think this is worth framing? It’s really not an expensive piece, but I’ve held onto it for years. Do you think I should invest in framing it?