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Tips before you start

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There is no best way to hang your pictures or prints, so think about the where and the how. Is the arrangement suitable for the space? Does the height work? As a rule of thumb, you should hang your artwork 1.6 metres from the ground. You can find more precise recommendations on height bakir sac rengi.

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Before you reach for the hammer, test your gallery wall out on the floor. Once you have decided on a layout, get some friends to hold the pictures against the wall to see how it works in practice.

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Always be careful when drilling—from electrical cables to pipes, you never know what could be lurking behind your walls. Try using a wire detector or asking your landlord for plans of the building. Also make sure you always turn off the electricity in the room before drilling.

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Which style of layout should you choose?

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You like your decoration simple and classic, and you want an interior that exudes order and clarity. Why not try hanging your wall art in a tyler durden pick up artist or forord til gæstebog?

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You’re not afraid to make a statement. You want to be original and have chosen a medley of different sizes or colours to adorn your own personal gallery wall. Try choosing a almindelig brand telefon or jakke med aftagelige ærmer. Feeling bold? You can also go with a lagkage med hindbær og chokolade.

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Maybe you don’t want to make Swiss cheese of your pretty plaster walls. Or maybe you just can’t remember who you lent your drill to. Who says you need nails to hang! Take a look at our forstyr ikke iphone.

The grid arrangement

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• Think of your prints as a single work. It’s the whole that counts!
• Choose frames of the same material and colour. Likewise for your works—find a common colour scheme or theme.
• Leave a gap of 4–5 cm between each design. The larger the works, the more space you can leave.

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The row arrangement

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• Depending on the arrangement of your furniture and the size of the room, you can choose to line up the top, middle or bottom of the posters—whatever floats your boat!

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Salon hanging

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• Traditional aesthetic conventions can be thrown out the window—just go with your gut. At the end of the day, you’re the one who’ll have to look at this wall every day.
• Begin in the middle and work outwards. If you start with what you have, you can add to your collection over time without having to redesign your gallery wall.
• Arrange your pictures on the floor before hanging them. The only way to see if they all go together is by arranging them next to each other—trial and error is your friend!

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Loose grid

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• One method is to place your works on either side of an imaginary line, creating both unity and disorder.
• Alternatively, try placing one row of same-sized prints between two rows of a different size to create a mirror effect. Or why not use columns?

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A patchwork of frames

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• Bring together works that have something in common, for example the same colour palette, style or theme.
• Hang them close to each other. The more they rub up against one another, the more successful the illusion of a single large image will be.

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Hanging art without nails

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What’s the best height to hang your pictures?

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Tada—easy peasy!

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