gallery wall ideas
this is genius! Photo Wall Arrangement: Lay out your gallery arrangement. Flip frames over. Mark hanger/nail spot on several pieces of wax paper taped together. Flip waxed paper over, tape to wall, nail. into wall where indicated. Remove waxed paper. Hang photos. BRILLIANT IDEA!!!
The 10-for-1 Deal That Livens Up Any Entryway: If you love the look of a collage of art and photos on the wall but hate the idea of collecting frames that go with each other, Young House Love blogger Sherry Petersik has the perfect shortcut: Get thee to the thrift store, stat. "For the cost of one $20 frame at the store, you can get 10," she says. "Look beyond the art and focus on two things: whether you like the shape of the frame and if the glass is broken."