Creative Ways to Display Photos Without a Frame:
Picture frames have been the best way to rekindle good memories for many people. Often, you’ll share the candid snippets from the last family get-together on the living room wall or take a selfie with the beloved pet on your reading table.
However, picture frames tend to take a lot of space on the walls, tables and are also expensive. In some instances, getting the right frame for your best photograph is a hurdle. The good news is that there are creative ways to share memories at the office or home. You can improve your décor by creatively displaying the photos without using the frames. Besides, many of these ways are affordable and unique at the same time.
In one instance, you can turn a book into a frame, create a photo puzzle or display the photographs using clothespins. For further ideas, incorporate these creative ways to show your photos without frames;
1. Customize Bulletin Board
While everyone associates bulletin boards to schools, you can customize one to display your family photos in a home. The panels are a piece of décor and add whimsy to space. So, whether you’re looking for glamorous style or a farmhouse, craft your bulletin board that complements your taste.
You can add a pattern to the board or decorate the edges with different materials like washi tape. Or, if you like fun, do the push pins. In all these, a bulletin board will give maximum space for photographs to keep your memories alive.
2. Do Clothespins
When you want to spice your house, replacing the photo frames with clothespins can be a better way to improve house décor. All you need is clothespins and a string, and you’ll be set to remodel your space creatively.
If the photos have in-screw frames, you can easily switch them and rehang them to your walls in the best way using clothespins!
3. Photo Puzzles
A fun, and creative, way to display photos at home are photo puzzles. Puzzles give the family a great bonding activity, for a rainy day or even a quiet Sunday at home. The perk of creating a puzzle with your own photos Is getting the chance to relive those memories piece by piece. The best part is it’s easy to bring with you to a new home. You’ll get the fun of putting the puzzle together again.
4. Ribbon Collage
Another brilliant way to display photos without a frame is by the use of ribbons. You can make different patterns that match your interior décor. If you want to mount the picture, consider stripes with thick widths.
Hang the ribbon on the wall to know how you want to create collages with the images. After coming up with an idea, you can use sticky glue to fix the photographs onto the ribbon for the style to stand out.
5. Create an Attractive Window
When you run short of ideas and want something exquisite, creating an attractive window photo portfolio can be the best option. You can purchase a discarded window from a store and transform it into some magnificent piece.
You can paint the frame to match your interior. Besides, all your family’s smiley faces will be captured at a glance by sticking the photos using glue and water to the glass. You can then place the window frame in an ideal location like the dining or living room. When all this is done, your pictures will stand out, speaking about the best family memories.
6. Twinkle Lights
Who doesn’t like sparkling colors to rekindle good memories with friends or family? Yes, I bet this is what you’ve been looking for for some time. You can frame the family photos in sparkling twinkle lights.
These lights are magical when you add them to photos. Use a well-decorated foam board as per your choice. You can have it floral, ribbon, or paint pens and add the images, then add the twinkle lights last. You can interchangeably remodel until you find what wows you. Finally, hang the foam board at the desired location to improve your décor.
7. Custom Make Wallpaper or Photo Tiles
When you’re on a mission to keep your memories large, customizing a wallpaper with your favorite photo can be an excellent idea. You can carry the picture and walk down to stores that customize wallpapers for the magical transformation. Once done, you can use the wallpaper to fill empty spaces on your wall to smile all day long.
Besides, you can also create photo tiles to be placed around the house. You can have them on the tables, living room, and other essential areas. In fact, photo tiles that stick make great gifts in general. You can make so many gifts, including a great coaster, and laminating them can be the best way to remember special occasions and people.
Your creativity shouldn’t be limited to photo frames. You can also create a wonderful photo album book, which will be a gift for any occasion. Explore the numerous ideas to remember your best moments with family or friends. You can twinkle light the photos, custom-make wallpapers, create a photo puzzle, do clothespins, and indulge in many more creative ways. The end goal should be to get satisfaction from the pictures every time!
Whenever I look at the background of your pictures and see the walls of your home I see how good you are at this! Using your photos as stunning backdrops. Great ideas 🙂
Oh, thank you! Yes we love decorating with photos. We have more to come.
Krysten Quiles says
I love all these unique ideas. I really want to get some extra large photos strips to display, I feel like that would look super cute.
Janine Huldie says
Thank you always for sharing your knowledge and expertise with us here on how to get the very best photos. Seriously, I always take your tips and advice to heart as I know you the best at photo taking, my friend ❤️