Historically Inspired

Fine Frames

Contemporary Design

12th Century — 21st Century Designs

A sampling from the vast selection of custom frames from our showroom.

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Collection of welded aluminum custom fine art frames


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Framing Articles

There is a lot that goes into the design and fabrication of an archival custom frame. Whether a minimal TIG welded aluminum frameacrylic vitrine, or a custom carved wood, 22k gilded antique revival frame, each design can have a variety of approaches and materials.

Topics are written top help familiarize our clients with the materials and techiniques that are recommended for fine framing.

Click Here to Review Helpful Information about Finsihed Corner Frames, Gilding, Welded Frames, Specialty Glass and AcrylicArchival and Museum Quality Framing.

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Types of Custom Picture Frames

Our experts hand make a variety of custom picture frames including hand carved ornate frames,  contemporary lacquer picture frames and 22k gilded frames, to mention a few!  There are a lot of considerations that go into the selection of a proper frame.  With over 3,000 options available in our Chicago showroom, along with further options for customization, we can create the best frame for your piece.

Click here to read more about the different frames that we provide.


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840 N. Milwaukee Ave, Chicago IL 60642

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We can also serve you by appointment at our other locations in the Chicagoland area.

Additional Locations

Highland Park  •  Lake Forest  •  Lincoln Park  •  Arlington Heights

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