The Great Frame Up, Shop Local, Art, Decor, Framing

Don’t Forget to Shop Local!

November 18, 2015

Did you know that The Great Frame Up is a locally owned and operated small business? That’s right! Our store is owned, operated, and managed by people right from within…

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When will my frame be finished?

November 14, 2015

We get this question a LOT during November and December… “When will this be ready?” Here’s a look into the typical turnaround of projects at the store. Most of the…

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Custom Framing for the Holidays!

November 9, 2015

I can’t believe it’s time to think about the holidays! This year we are having an in-stock moulding sale, with our popular in-stock choices at 25% off and some special…

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Art, Decor, Framing

The Dirty Decorating Dozen

November 4, 2015

Decorating mistakes happen to the best of us – even professionals. But, as with so many adventures, live and learn – and don’t repeat those blunders, take it from us!…

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Charlottesville

Wow, a completely new website!

October 27, 2015

Hi! Welcome to our brand new website! I’m still working out the kinks, and figuring out how to add great photos of all the awesome framing projects we’ve done.  Until…

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Art, Decor, Framing

Hot Trends in Home Decor

October 19, 2015

There are some really fun (and not exhausting) home decorating trends to watch this fall. While the word “trend” seems constrictive or obligatory sometimes, in this case, it truly is…

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Art, Decor, Framing

This Fall, Go Mad For Plaid

October 12, 2015

It’s no secret that the hottest fashion trend this fall is plaid. It’s never completely gone from the fashion scene, but this year, plaid is back in a big way.…

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Home Decor around the World

September 22, 2015

Ever wondered about how the rest of the world decorates their homes? In Russia, it’s about integrating new trends and design with tradition and antiques. Germans love brass, gold and…

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Art, Decor, Framing

Size Matters!

August 31, 2015

Most artwork our customers bring us will hang on a wall without much in the way of size restrictions. Sometimes though we’re asked to frame photos or other art to…

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