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The Best Australian Made Picture Frames
Profile takes pride in being Australia's leading producer of Australian made photo frames and picture frames. For more than four decades, our skilled team in Sydney has meticulously crafted our photo frames to preserve people's moments for many years to come. Our mission is to provide the best quality and best range in photo frames, so that you can make the right choice in finding your perfect picture frame.
Photo frames - the perfect way for showcasing your memories
Photo frames are a perfect way to showcase your special moments. Whether it's a family portrait, a wedding photo, or a snapshot from your last holiday, picture frames provide an opportunity to display and preserve these cherished memories. They add an element of personalisation to your home decor and instantly brighten up any room.
In addition to their decorative appeal, photo frames also offer protection for your photographs against dust, dirt, and other potential damage. Displaying your images in quality Australian made picture frames by Profile, ensures that your precious memories stay safe while looking beautiful at the same time.
The exceptional craftsmanship and quality of Profile's locally produced frames ensures durability and longevity so that you can enjoy your framed photos year after year.
Photo frames are versatile and come in variety of different shapes, sizes, colours, and finished to match your style, existing decor or even create a specific theme. From traditional timber frames that bring warmth and elegance to contemporary metal frames that exude sophistication, there is something for every style and taste.
What types of photo frames are available?
If you're looking to buy picture frames online, Profile offers Australia's most popular range of options and styles. From photo frames to poster frames, or certificate frames to shadow box frames, we offer the widest selection of frames to suit most requirements.
Profile frames come a variety of materials, from traditional wooden timber photo frames to modern metal photo frames and even crystal-clear acrylic photo blocks, there's certain to be a frame in a style that suits your space or decor.
When it comes to colour or finishes in photo frames, Profile has a vast range to choose from. Whether you prefer elegant white or black frames that seamlessly blend into any setting, or timber finishes such as oak that adds a natural touch of warmth to your home, we have it all.
Our picture frames also come in variety of profile shapes and dimensions, allowing you to find the perfect option to complement the aesthetic of your space.
In addition to different materials and finishes, Profile also offers a variety of sizes to accommodate various photo dimensions, from small 4x6 inch photo frames up to full-size poster frames, and even panoramic frames.
Explore our website to discover our extensive collection of picture frames and find the perfect choice for your cherished memories.
How do I choose the right photo frame?
When it comes to choosing the right photo frame, there are a few important factors to consider; Style, size and quality.
1. Frame style
First and foremost, you want to think about the style and aesthetic of your space. Are you going for a modern look or something more traditional? This might depend on where you're hanging. This will help determine whether you should opt for a sleek metal frame or a classic wooden frame.
2. Frame Size
Next, consider the size and composition of your picture or photo. If you have a small snapshot like a photo that needs framing, you may want to choose a smaller photo frame that won't overwhelm the picture.
On the other hand, if you have an enlarged print or poster, you'll want to choose a larger frame that can accommodate these dimensions.
Also consider the size of where you'll be looking to display or hang your frame. Framed pictures can influence the overall look and feel of a space, based on their size and positioning.
3. Frame quality
Lastly, don't forget about quality. Look for frames that are made from eco-sustainable solid timber, which is durable. Also look for genuine glass and solid backings. A picture frame will not only enhance the appearance of your photo but also protect it in the long run. Consider Australian made picture frames which often come with exceptional craftsmanship and attention to detail.
When it comes to the quality of picture frames, generally speaking, you get what you pay for. Consider Profile Australian made picture frames are, which come with exceptional craftsmanship, attention to detail and made using responsibly sourced materials and the finest quality components, such as solid wood, acid-free matboards and real glass. Profile also holds certification for quality assurance. In fact, we are the only Australian photo frame manufacturer with an ISO:9001 Quality Management Certification.
By carefully considering these key factors - style, size and quality - you can be sure to choose the perfect photo frame that complements your space whilst showcasing your treasured memories.
If you would like more information on choosing the right frame, we've also created a helpful blog on this topic - Choosing the Best Picture Frame
What are some of the popular sizes for photo frames?
When it comes to choosing a picture frame, size plays a crucial role in ensuring that your photos are displayed beautifully. There are several popular sizes for photo picture frames that can enhance the visual appeal of your images. One of the most commonly used sizes is 4x6 inches (10x15cm), which is ideal for displaying small and intimate photos, such as portraits or snapshots.
Another popular size is 8x10 inches (20x25cm), which not only provides ample space for larger photos but also offers a versatile option for various types of images. This size is perfect for showcasing landscape photographs or group shots taken on special occasions. Additionally, 5x7 inches (13x18cm) is a classic choice that strikes a balance between smaller and larger formats. It’s an excellent option for displaying art prints or candid snapshots. 11x14 inches (28x35cm) is ideal if you’re looking to make a bolder statement with your photographs. The larger surface area allows intricate details to be showcased while creating an impactful focal point in any room.
When it comes to documents and paper art, then A4 and A3 sized frames are very popular choices. A4 frames, measuring at 21x29.7cm, is commonly used for displaying important documents such as certificates or diplomas. Its slightly larger counterpart, the A3 frame (29.7x42cm), offers more space to showcase larger pieces of paper art like small posters or artistic prints.
For those looking to make a bold statement with their photographs or artwork, oversized frames can be an exciting choice. These frames usually come in sizes like 16x20 inches (40x50cm) and A2 (42x59.3cm), which offer plenty of visible space to feature these stunning images with style.
Moreover, 11x14 inches is ideal if you’re looking to make a bolder statement with your photographs. The larger surface area allows intricate details to be showcased while creating an impactful focal point in any room. For panoramic shots and scenic landscapes, the 16x20 (40x50cm) inch frame offers plenty of space to display these stunning images with style.
Whether you opt for small and intimate frames like 4x6 inches or decide on bolder choices like 11x14inches or even larger options like A2 and A1 frames, picking the appropriate size will ensure that your pictures command attention when displayed on your walls or tabletops.
For more specific information and detail on popular frames sizes, refer to our helpful frame size conversion chart.
We've also listed some of the standard frame frames sizes that we can offer in the table below:
Dimensions of Popular Paper Size Picture Frames
|Picture Frame in Paper Size||Metric Picture Frame Size (cm)|
|A5 Frames||14.8 x 21cm|
|A4 Frames||21 x 29.7cm|
|A3 Frames||29.7 x 42cm|
|A2 Frames||42 x 59.4cm|
|A1 Frames||59.4 x 84.1cm|
Dimensions of Standard Photo Frames
|Photo frame size in inches||Exact photo frame size in cm||Similar metric photo frame size|
|4 x 6in||10.2 x 15.2cm||10 x 15cm|
|5 x 7in||12.7 x 17.8cm||13 x 18cm|
|6 x 8in||15.2 x 20.3cm||15 x 20cm|
|8 x 10in||20.3 x 25.4cm||20 x 25cm|
|8 x 12in||20.3 x 30.5cm||20 x 30cm|
|10 x 12in||25.4 x 30.5cm||25 x 30cm|
|11 x 14in||27.9 x 35.5cm||28 x 35cm|
|12 x 16in||30.5 x 40.6cm||30 x 40cm|
|16 x 20in||40.6 x 50.8cm||40 x 50cm|
|24 x 36in||60.9 x 91.4cm||61 x 91cm|
Dimensions of Standard Square Photo Frames
|Square frame size in inches||Exact square frame size in cm||Similar metric square frame size|
|8 x 8in||20.3 x 20.3cm||20 x 20cm|
|10 x 10in||25.4 x 25.4cm||25 x 25cm|
|12 x 12in||30.5 x 30.5cm||30 x 30cm|
|14 x 14in||35.5 x 35.5cm||35 x 35cm|
|20 x 20in||50.8 x 50.8cm||50 x 50cm|
Creative options for displaying photos in picture frames
Profile offers an extended range of frame options such as collage photo frames and gallery wall frame sets, to help provide you with endless possibilities for displaying your photos in unique and creative ways.
Gallery wall frame sets
Dedicate a wall to showcase your family memories by creating a collage wall display of photo frames, arranging them in an appealing pattern. You can even mix and match frames in different shapes and sizes to personalise your collage display. Profile also offers a convenient range of pre-assembled gallery wall frame sets, which are an all-in-one frame kit for making your own display. Read our helpful blog to learn more about creating your own gallery wall frame display - Picture Frame Gallery Photo Wall Ideas for Beginners
Collage photo frames
Another popular option for creative displays is to use a collage photo frame, which allows you to combine a series of photos in the same frame. For example, these could be recent holiday photos, wedding photos or even favourite family moments. Collage photo frames are a fun and creative way to relive those special moments. Read our helpful blog to learn more about collage photo frames - 8 Reasons Why People Love Collage Photo Frames
Shadow box frames
Shadow box frames are another creative way to display special items and memorabilia. They are deep frames that allow you to showcase three-dimensional objects, such as seashells, concert tickets, or small trinkets. Shadow box frames add an element of depth and intrigue to your display. Read our helpful blog to learn more about shadow box frames - 4 Great Ways to Use a Shadow Box Frames
Acrylic floating frames
If you're looking for a more minimalist approach, acrylic photo blocks might be the perfect choice. These crystal-clear frame blocks create the illusion that your photo is floating within the frame by using clear acrylic panels instead of traditional borders. These floating frames give a modern and sleek look to any photograph. Read our helpful blog to learn more about acrylic photo blocks -3 Great Reasons to Decorate with Acrylic Photo Blocks
Choosing Australia's best photo frames & picture frames?
Look no further! Profile can help you discover the best selection of photo frames and picture frames in Australia. Whether you're looking for a stylish white frame to showcase your favourite family portrait or a natural oak frame to display your stunning landscape photography, we have something to suit every taste and style.
What makes a Profile photo frame unique?
- Australian Made: Investing in Australian made picture frames not only supports local businesses but also guarantees the highest quality standards. Every Profile photo frame is crafted with precision and attention to detail by skilled artisans who take pride in their workmanship. By choosing locally made photo frames, you not only acquire a beautiful piece of homeware but also contribute to sustaining the traditional craftsmanship that makes Australian products stand out.
- Australia's Largest Range: Profile are Australia's largest manufacturer of solid timber picture frames; we offer the most extensive range available. With over 45 years of picture framing experience, we are renowned for our wide selection of high-quality wooden photo frames and picture frames that are proudly made in Australia.
- Eco Sustainable Solid Timber: All Profile photo frames are made from eco-sustainable solid timber, ensuring that you not only have a stunning piece for your home but also contribute to preserving the environment. We source our timber responsibly, using only materials from certified sustainable forests. This commitment to sustainability is ingrained in every step of our production process, from the selection of materials to the final finishing touches.
- Lifetime Guarantee: We take pride in the craftsmanship of our wooden photo frames and picture frames, which is why we offer a lifetime guarantee. We are confident that our frames are built to last, using durable materials and expert techniques. If for any reason you experience a defect or issue with your frame, simply reach out to us and we will gladly replace it or repair it free of charge.
Every frame tells a story.
At Profile, we understand that each photo tells a unique story, and our aim is to provide you with the best frame to showcase those moments. Our picture frames are crafted with precision and attention to detail, ensuring that your photos are beautifully displayed and protected. Whether you want to display a single photo or create a collage of your favourite memories, our range of sizes and layouts allow for endless possibilities.
Special memories and achievements deserve to be put on display in a picture frame that is just as beautiful as the moment on show inside. Our best-selling frames are not only crafted from the finest materials, but they are also designed to keep your photos, certificates and artworks safe for years to come.
Browse Australia's most loved range of picture frames today!
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Yes, all of our Profile branded picture frames are proudly made in Australia. Our framing workshop is located in Sydney, and Profile is one of the only Australian picture frame manufacturers which has trade qualified Master Certified Picture Framers® on staff. Being founded over forty-five years ago, our company has stood the test of time, and with our lifetime guarantee, you can rest assured our products will be around even longer. You can learn more about Profile on our About Us page.
We take pride in using high-quality materials to create our frames. Our frames are made from a variety of materials, including sustainable plantation-grown timber. We believe in supporting environmentally friendly practices, which is why we source our timber from responsibly managed forests. We also use natural Aussie timbers such as Victorian Ash. Our photo frames also include genuine glass, as well as solid wood backings. Also, our matboards are all premium, acid-free boards.
Profile has always been conscious and cared for our environment. Most of our photo frames preserve memories for the next generation to enjoy, so preserving the future of our planet is genuinely meaningful to us. For this reason, we ensure that all of our wood photo frames and picture frames are hand-made only made using solid timber, which is sustainably sourced only from renewable plantations. Most of the material components used to make our picture frames are also recyclable, such as the glass and backings. Additionally, we have taken steps to minimize our carbon footprint by choosing eco-friendly packaging such as paper and carboard, which is all recyclable as well.
We're unable to offer custom sized picture frames. However, we do offer a wide range of standard size options. We also offer a custom cut-to-size matboard service to suit any size of artwork to fit into a standard sized frame. This solution can be more affordable than buying a custom frame, without compromising the quality.
Yes, each picture frame comes with appropriate metal hanging hardware so that you can easily display your photos or artwork.
Definitely! Our frames are designed to meet the highest standards and are loved by both professionals and hobbyists alike.
Currently, we're unable to provide any non-reflective glazing options for our frames.
Delivery times vary depending on your location within Australia and the time of year, but we strive to process and dispatch orders within 1-2 weeks.