The Inspiration Erika from Retropolitan was in need of some extra seating options for when she had the whole family over to her home. She admired the poufs she saw at West Elm, but they were out of her budget. Using $3 IKEA floor mats and her sewing machine, she created a version of her own.
HOW TO: Building a Gallery Wall. 1. Choose larger pieces as anchors. 2. Choose a color scheme. 3. Play with scale - vary the size and orientation of the art. 4. Keep at least 1.5" - 3" between each piece. 5. Allow at least 6" between the couch and the first frame. 6. Use 2 to 3 styles of frames. 7. Use different mediums of art - photography, art prints, gift wrap, decorative objects, etc.: