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!
Outdoor living season is here! No matter how big or small your yard or patio is, it's time to kick back and enjoy in a space that is serene and beautiful. With a little creativity even the tiniest spot can be turned into an oasis.
We’re undergoing some renovations at home so it was time to go through my wall art and consider what pieces to keep and which ones to donate. Letting go of some items was invigorating but intimidating.
May is here! And so comes our top 3 pins from last month.
Our goal has always been to show what custom framing can do for any item or art piece. To give people that ‘wow’ moment when they see their item at its full potential.
“Nothing is worth more than laughter. It is strength to laugh and to abandon oneself, to be light.” - Frida Kahl
We recently had a blast doing a presentation for The Lakeshore Camera Club. Interesting topics were discussed and I thought that some of the key points might benefit you. So today’s blog is all about photography and framing.
I’m what some might call a super fan of organization. I like things to have a special space and look pretty! Today I thought I’d share my obsession with you and offer some great suggestions for keeping organized with frames.
Spring is in the air and that means a lot of us are busy working on projects that refresh our living spaces. There's no better feeling than revitalizing your décor and giving your house a deep clean, including everything on your walls! Here are some great tips that can breathe new life into your favourite, framed things and as well a simple guideline to keep them looking as good as new!
As the season turns, I get an overwhelming urge to shed the old and freshen my home. What pieces can I do away with? What pieces should I add? Which ones are near to my heart? This spring, I wanted to give you some ideas on ways to clear the clutter and organize your most valued collections.
Easter is one of my favourite holidays and I love decorating for it! After a long winter putting up the Easter decorations feels so fresh and inspiring. As I started thinking about what new items I’ll add to my collection this year, I thought it would be fun to share a few ideas on ways frames and those popular little plastic eggs can be turned into decorations.
Every time I go to our Beaconsfield location my eyes are drawn to one particular piece on our display wall. The team did such a great job showcasing beautiful and amazing framing options, but this unexpected piece right smack dab in the middle of it all is one of my favourites.
It's Spring break and at some point you'll likely hear an "I'm bored". When you do, this easy DIY is the perfect go-to to keep the kiddos engaged. It's quick, you likely have what you need already kicking around the house and the kids love playing with it long after it's built. Can I get a yes please?! :)
It’s that time of month where we showcase our top 3 pins! February’s most popular images highlight ‘the personal’.
On Valentine’s Day we saw this beautiful driftwood heart. On today’s blog I wanted to share a few more details of this stunning piece and how we got to the end result.
For several years now, we have had some fun with the month of February by renaming it ‘Frame-uary’ and coming up with a fun promotion that celebrates framing.
I’m such a softy and love love. For all of you hopeless romantics like myself, here are a few inspiring ideas for your Valentine that go beyond the box of chocolates.
It’s the end of the month and I don’t know about you but I’m happy to say goodbye to January. February means that Spring is almost here and I for one can’t wait! Transforming and refreshing seem to go hand in hand with Spring and today’s top 3 pins are all about transforming pieces into amazing end results!
“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.