5. Create your own art using framed letters or even wallpaper. This can be a fun and festive look, especially in children’s bedrooms.
6. Include framed artwork when incorporating display items such as accessories on shelving and bookcases.
7. Don’t be afraid to incorporate color into your framed artwork, or uniquely shaped frames.
8. Integrate natural frames. Natural colored frames can actually feel modern and minimalist, and they can serve as a welcomed alternative to traditional colors such as black and white.
9. Hang small framed artwork or framed artwork of various shapes and sizes in groupings. This technique can create a dynamic and interesting display.
10. Consider hanging nontraditional artwork such as Plexiglas or framed shadowboxes filled with interesting items of mementos.
Cathy Hobbs, based in New York City, is an Emmy Award-winning television host and a nationally known interior design and home staging expert with offices in New York City, Boston and Washington, D.C. Contact her at email@example.com or visit her website at www.cathyhobbs.com .