accent wall
March 10, 2013 in Design Dilemma
Always envisioned a gallery wall with black and white photos in this accent/niche area, but not sure if it looks right now that I've started putting the frames up. Should I stick with the plan? Also, I plan on putting a small piece between the two chairs as soon as I find something; like a little table or floor vase..something interesting. Any suggestions?
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Good concept, however, I'd prefer some frames on the pieces and that would spread them farther apart. Just a thin black frame 1"or less should do it. Post on this thread when you're done so we can see.
March 10, 2013 at 6:28AM   
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A Crew of Two
I'm wondering if the matting needs to be a color? Or is it the picture orientation? Because of the shape of the space I think it needs to not be square, but taller rather than wider. Den / Home office. Crystal Cove Dining and kitchen
March 10, 2013 at 6:34AM     
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I like it! I'd make sure the photos you select are deep, crisp black and white, like that pillow. The fuzzy gray of the frames' "photos" don't provide much contrast. A pretty shiny black table between the chairs with a funky bright lamp would look inviting and would hide the outlet. I love the chairs' color!
March 10, 2013 at 6:39AM     
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Thanks everyone. I planned to use black and white photos with large white mats. Might consider using colored photos, but mixing it up is a good idea. I think turning the frame orientation is a good idea..the frames are 11x14. Do you think 5 across and 3 down will be too much?
March 10, 2013 at 6:48AM   
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