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Monthly Archives: February 2014

Use skepticism when watching those framing “how to” videos on Youtube

Just today while perusing the web, I came across a “how to” video by a prominent site dedicated with showing people “how to do”,  “how to fix” etc.  You all know those sites.  One kind of wonders where some of these people get their information. One segment showed hot to hinge art to the mat. Read the full article…

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Framing a Sports Jersey Correctly

Nothing is more enjoyable than proudly displaying a sports jersey of your favorite player, your child’s first game, or even one of your favorite team. When framed properly, it could be a show stopper that grabs people’s attention. Unfortunately, I have seen and heard of some of the most ghastly methods many framers or sports Read the full article…

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Custom Framing vs. Big Box Frames

  Custom Framing is defined as having art, memorabilia or item of personal importance displayed to accommodate the size and personal tastes of the consumer having it framed.  This includes choosing the color of the framing elements to match the art being framed, the environment its’s hanging, the tastes of the consumer or anything else Read the full article…

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What your College Bookstores Don’t Want You to Know

It’s the big day for you. You finished all of your college and university requirements.  Now, its time! Once you attend graduation ceremonies, you get your diploma (or look alike), you head to the college store. Wait!  You see a diploma frame for sale.  You say to yourself: “What a great thing to show off Read the full article…

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