The Best Way to Make a Gallery Wall

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A gallery wall is a great way to give your room a personal touch by adding your favorite art or photos that you want to display and look at. Gallery walls are timeless and can stand many years, but when you’re about to create one for the first time, you may feel intimidated by all the possibilities. Thankfully, there are a lot of ways to make a great gallery wall and here are our favorite tips.

Lay Out Everything Before Hanging

It may seem tempting to wing it and hang your gallery as you’re feeling in the moment, but it’s generally a good idea to layout everything before you hang it on the wall. It will give you a chance to move around the frames before deciding on the final layout.

Choose a Color Palette

This is a matter of preference, but if you want your gallery wall to look put together, you may want to choose a color palette and stick to it. It will complete the look of your room beautifully and make it look great.

Mix Horizontal and Vertical Frames

If you want to create a dynamic gallery wall that looks like it was curated by a professional interior designer, you need to mix horizontal and vertical frames.