Quick Answer: How Do I Choose The Right Size Picture Frame?

How do you determine the size of a print frame?

The frame size — the measurement of the inside of the frame — is the same as the print, so a 5 x 7 print will fit in a 5 x 7 frame.

Photo and art prints are often matted, however, which adds another dimension to your framing project..

How do you know what size frame to mat?

For average sized artwork (about 11×14″ to 30×20″), the common mat width is 2″. If you artwork is smaller, you might consider a 1.75 or 1.5″ mat….THE “PERFECT MAT.UNITED INCHESMAT BORDER WIDTH6″ or less3/4″7” – 8″1 “9” – 10″1-1/2″11″ – 24″1-3/4″2 more rows

What size frame do I need for a 10×10 picture?

If you purchased a 10 x 10″ art print, then I recommend a 14 x 14″ frame with a mat.

What size frame do I need for a 5×7 picture?

Choose 4×6 or 5×7 picture frames….Standard Frame Sizes For Photos.Frame SizeFrameology MinimumRecommended5”x5”612×612 (slightly lower to accommodate instagram images)1500×15005”x7”750x10501500x21008”x10”1200x15002400x300011”x14”1650x21003300x42001 more row•Aug 4, 2015