Creating a Photo or Art Gallery wall is a stylish way to add personality to a home.
But it can also be very intimidating to put together! Where to start? How to lay out your collection of pictures?
Here are some handy DIY tips on how to hang photo gallery wall pictures and how to find the right layout for various sized frames.
One of my goals this year is to create a few gallery walls in our home – one for our upstairs hallway, our staircase, bedrooms and living room.
Gallery walls are a great way to add interest, pattern and color into a room whether you use black and white photographs, landscape paintings, children’s artwork or family photos!
Black and white photography and sketches look fabulous massed together to create this gallery wall:
Use family photos:
Keep a gallery wall cohesive with similar frames and mats:
All gold frames:
Design Tip: Gallery Walls don’t have to include pictures! They can include mirrors or empty frames!
This gallery wall uses all white frames with white mats- gorgeous!:
There are a lot of options with gallery wall styles:
The Picture Wall Company has this fabulous all in one system. Choose the frame color, frame molding width and matting. Everything else you need is in each kit. Hang the template and a beautiful gallery wall is created in no time.
An asymmetrical picture frame layout 3 ways:
Pottery Barn has some great tips on how to hang a picture and create a Staircase Photo Gallery! Start with a paper template and create any one of these layouts!
12 Photo wall Ideas from Live Love DIY:
Here are some great ideas for Gallery Walls shown with Room Vignettes.
I love the asymmetrical living room layout above the sofa!
What’s your favorite layout to display pictures? I hope some of these tips and layouts will help with your next photo gallery montage!
See more of my helpful Design and Decor Tips!
So create a DIY Photo Gallery wall this year and let’s fill our homes with family memories and art!
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