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Best place to get a large bundle of photo frames?

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weeblueberry Mon 06-Mar-17 14:53:43

We've lived in rented accomodation until now and the thought of making the place look pretty and lived in hasn't really been a priority. But we're soon moving into our first owned house and I really want to put lots of family photos on the walls.

Any ideas as to where I can get a lot of randomly sized/shaped frames for quite cheap? I've looked at Ikea and, unless I want them all to look identical, you're looking at quite a bit of cash. And I'd quite like it to look as though I've collected them over time even though that sort of makes me a bit of a liar lol.

Looked on Freecycle and Gumtree and nada for my area. The only other thing I can think of is charity shops where they're pennies (I assume...) but that might take a good few trips to get the 50 or so I would like. I'm also a lazy bugger and would ideally like to get them all in a oner.


AnneLovesGilbert Mon 06-Mar-17 14:55:52


weeblueberry Mon 06-Mar-17 14:56:15

Ooooh interesting thanks. Hadn't considered this! Off to look. grin

MinniesAndMickeysNeedCounting Mon 06-Mar-17 14:56:34

I bought loads at a boot sale, loads of different people selling and easy to get loads in one day

weeblueberry Mon 06-Mar-17 15:03:55

Another genius solution that had eluded me! Thanks [b]Minnies[/b]

weeblueberry Mon 06-Mar-17 15:04:20

Damn Mumsnet where the codes aren't the same as every other forum ever.. blush

NerysHughes Mon 06-Mar-17 15:06:13

Wilko have loads

weeblueberry Mon 06-Mar-17 15:13:45

I'm in Scotland and we don't have Wilkos unfortunately.

JT05 Mon 06-Mar-17 19:47:26

Charity shops.

SelfObsessionHoney Mon 06-Mar-17 19:49:20

The Range. They've got loads in our local one and really decently priced mirrors as well.

NotSoSkinnyNow Mon 06-Mar-17 19:53:07

I got some in pound world last week. They look like they cost way more smile

Justnapping Mon 06-Mar-17 19:53:49

The range! Loads of choice and great prices

thenewaveragebear1983 Mon 06-Mar-17 20:22:12

I say the range too. I bought some very cheap white ones and they are lovely. Lots of choice as well.

weeblueberry Tue 07-Mar-17 09:08:47

Ah now we do have a Range! Will pop there later. Thanks!!

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