Frame Unusually Sized Art Affordably With Custom Mats

Frame Unusually Sized Art for Affordably with Custom Mats

Custom frames are incredibly expensive, but protecting your art collection is a must if you want it to last. You can save money on uniquely sized pieces by buying a mat at a craft store, cutting it to fit, then putting the artwork in a standard-sized frame.

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With this method, you just need to make sure the size of the mat matches a common frame size. This way, you'll be able to purchase an off-the-shelf frame for your item. Overall, you save quite a bit over custom framing, and your artwork still looks great on your walls. For more budget-friendly design solutions, check out the full post linked below.

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