how to hang a gallery wall
The ultimate how-to guide for gallery wall success.1. Vary the size and shape of the art.
2. Bigger is better, when it comes to frames. (The smallest on Francis’s gallery wall is 13 by 16 1/2 inches.)
3. The bottom edge of the lowest frame should be hung about nine inches above furniture.
4. Space each piece of art approximately 2 1/2 inches apart.
5. Extend the gallery beyond the width of the furniture below to make it feel more spontaneous.
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This story was originally part of "Suburban Sophistication" in the June 2016 issue. Subscribe to Canadian Living today and never miss an issue!