Where can you get big picture frames over the counter?

16 messages
19/08/2012 at 13:31
Since the demise of habitat I can't find large frames with mounts for big pictures (A3-ish) any suggestions? I don't want to buy online.
19/08/2012 at 13:32


19/08/2012 at 13:35
Hobby craft. But I use an online company e-frames and they are superb
19/08/2012 at 14:08
What sort of frame are you looking for? Metal? Wood? Ikea tend to do some nice ones for a 3 prints
19/08/2012 at 15:25

Black wood for large black and white photos.

I just looked at e-frame...£42 for a wide black wood frame and mount, thanks Dave.


19/08/2012 at 15:28
They have done frames for some of my photos up to A1 size and they have been quick and good quality. The only time I had a problem they sent a replacement on 24 courier
19/08/2012 at 15:33

I was worried about glass but it looks like they use acrylic?


19/08/2012 at 15:34
They do acrylic as standard. Some of my A2 photos have non reflective glass
19/08/2012 at 17:45

Oh, I use a bespoke framers in Rye. Very cheap, excellent frames. Maybe not quite so good if you don't live nearby eh?

19/08/2012 at 17:46
19/08/2012 at 17:57
Well I won't be nipping down in my dinner hour Mouse.
I think there's one local framer left here, and I know of one in Warrington that used to do work for the camera club, but it's just easier to do it yourself.
19/08/2012 at 19:04
19/08/2012 at 19:42

Ikea? Buy one of the framed pictures and throw the picture away...

20/08/2012 at 07:27
IKEA is my last resort!
20/08/2012 at 08:15

max-spielman go upto 24x16 photograph frames (A2) with everything below that too.


but yes, the Ribba range in IKEA go upto A1 even

Edited: 20/08/2012 at 08:15
20/08/2012 at 17:00
Snappy Snaps - a nationwide chain. I bought a 90cmx60cm frame in their Kilburn High Road shop (NW6) for an olympic poster.

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