Botanical Gallery Wall

October 21, 2014 by 9 Comments

Decorating the walls of our breakfast area has always been a stresser for me.  Our house is on the smaller side and has an open floor plan and I’m having a difficult time deciding how to decorate one of the kitchen/breakfast area walls.  I’ve changed  it up so many times, but alas I think I found a keeper!  Pam from Simple Details did a post on a kitchen make-over that I loved and was inspired by. Part of her makeover involved creating a gallery wall using black botanicals. Well, needless to say I was smitten and figured I could try this diy artwork in my breakfast area.  I printed the botanicals and framed them.

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I was excited about how the project turned out.  The frames and mats were purchased at Hobby Lobby, I think the frames were 50% off at the time and I used a couple of 40% coupons for the mats.

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Recently, I’ve made some changes and moved the prints to the opposite wall over the sideboard. I also switched out the mats to white ones.  This fresh look works so much better since table and chairs are dark and we needed some contrast on the wall.

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The website for the free botanicals is amazing with lots of prints to choose from. I may have to go in and select 3 more to add to the wall.

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This has been a fun project for me,  do you like gallery walls?  By the way, I kept the black mats on hand just in case I change my mind as I frequently do.

Blessings dear friends!



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