I found two 11x14 frames I had put collages in my sophomore year. Cute at the time, but sorry friends and family, you're just not making the cut on my living room wall this year. I had
I have recently rediscovered my love for black and white photos. I went back through my pictures and found some amazing (if I do say so myself) shots in Japan and Australia and narrowed it down to two that would work well together. I printed 8x10 copies and put those and the double layered mats in the frames and voila, white space filled. For the record, the collages are still behind the pictures so that I can relive high school and my freshman year of college at a moment's notice.
I love the personal touch the black and white photos add to different rooms especially when you or someone you know took the pictures. Often times, I think people forget that their own photographs can look great in their homes so go find your masterpieces and then tell me about them the next time I'm over!!
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