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Old 06-25-2012, 11:02 PM   #1
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I am looking to recreate this look from Restoration Hardware above the bed in one of our bedrooms. I have already purchased a very antique music book and am just looking for some reasonable frames, rather than overpaying to have them framed. I would like something just very similar to what's pictured here. Everything I find is either black or too fancy. Please advise. Thanks!

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Any Dollar store, Wall-Mart, Target, Garden Ridge, Ben Franklin, Michels, ECT. all have them

Check to see if there's a Garden Ridge store near by. There frame and picture selection is huge.
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Thrift store frames and a can of spray paint can often produce nice results.

You can also make your own from simple molding. You will need a miter box, some glue, a right angle clamp and some brads. Usually stores like mentioned will have them ready made cheaper though.
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I recommend Michael's over the other choices. They have nicer frames that are often on sale for 20% off or if they still have the 40% off one item coupons you can get nice frames very reasonably. Also Big Lots has frames, sometimes I buy a picture that has a nice frame and just replace the picture.
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I agree with sdsester. I would hit the thrift stores asap. They have good quality framing at really great prices.
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