Gallery Wall: Part One

I probably need to do an entire series of posts on gallery walls in my house.  As I look around, I am noticing a lot of art clusters — some symmetrical, some not.  Some spontaneous, others painstakingly toiled with.

However, for this particular post I’m going to talk about the gallery wall in my living room that I hung all by myself.  No, seriously I did.  Really, not kidding.  I followed the mad skills of Janell over at Isabella and Max Rooms.  (Although, hers still looks better).

The funny thing is I started at about 7:30 PM the night before my sister’s baby shower for the triplets.  You know, when there were 4,943,094,039 other things to do?  What can I say, I work best under pressure.

I laid everything done on brown craft paper just like Janell.   I futzed and shimmied and maneuvered until I landed here:

I should probably switch a few things around.  I have too many small frames at the top.  But right now I think I will sit and ponder.

Here are some shots of the items up close.

The frame above houses the postcard I bought at Ground Zero a few years ago. I love it.


Thoughts?  Any haters out there?

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9 Responses to Gallery Wall: Part One

  1. jane says:

    Where can I get the frame, keep calm and carry on… I so need that.

  2. angie says:

    still can’t believe you did that the night before the shower… i love it so much. the wedding pic and the W are my favorite :)

  3. Meg says:

    Ooh, I love the mirror and “W.” And the lamp is super cool! It all came together so well!

    I’d love for you to check out my blog for a fun giveaway!

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  5. Your gallery wall looks great! Love the random sizes and the big W. I too love gallery walls in my house and just added a couple of letters to one in my living room, but I’d love a big letter to mix it up a bit. Thanks for sharing – can’t believe you whipped that out the night before a shower. We might be long lost twins!

  6. Ches says:

    Looks great, I love gallery walls they are the perfect way to fill a space without spending a whole lot of mullah. Thanks for sharing.

  7. samia says:

    the lamp is awesome.. and i love the postcard photo.. it looks so hip.. n so cheap!! good thinking and what a lovely thing to do right before the shower!

  8. misty says:

    definitely love it. and 15 minutes is a miracle! i dont think i could make any decision in just 15 mins. you go girl!

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