I plan to frame my Mi Yodeya mini-poster when I get it and hang it in my house because:

  • It's beautiful.

  • I value my association with this community.

  • It will serve as an ongoing promotion of the community.

Can you recommend a frame to use with this poster that will present it most attractively and durably at a minimum of cost?

Clearly this will be easier to answer once we have the actual artifacts in our hands, but maybe someone will have an idea already.

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    Is this on topic?
    – Double AA Mod
    Commented Oct 4, 2012 at 15:23
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    @DoubleAA, it's site promotion
    – Isaac Moses Mod
    Commented Oct 4, 2012 at 16:04
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    ... The more people who put this on their walls, the more prominently - the more MY will come up in conversations, introducing new people to the site and community.
    – Isaac Moses Mod
    Commented Oct 4, 2012 at 16:12
  • Is this on-topic on the main site, since it's about Jewish life? (It's definitely more on-topic here,so I'm not proposing to move it. I'm just musing.)
    – msh210 Mod
    Commented Oct 4, 2012 at 18:57
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    @msh210, would "How should I frame this particular Chabad poster?" (or gadol picture, or what have you) be on-topic on Mi Yodeya? I'm thinking not; I'd close as "Too Localized," I think. The same would apply to this.
    – Isaac Moses Mod
    Commented Oct 4, 2012 at 19:10
  • @IsaacMoses, makes sense.
    – msh210 Mod
    Commented Oct 4, 2012 at 19:17

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I brought this up to Jin in Chat. He recommended:

since the poster is earthy tones, I think a maroon/dark brown frame will look nice with the poster

He then Googled a bit and came up with a nice possibility on Etsy.

Etsy's nice, since vendors on it offer distinctive crafts, are frequently open to customization requests, and frequently charge very reasonable prices. (Note: Most sellers on Etsy are US-based and are set up best for shipping to the US.)

I searched Etsy for 6x6 frame and discovered and ultimately ordered this one, which looks like it will attractively and simply set off the poster and costs only $12.99 shipped.

Here it is:

Photo of framed copy of the Mi Yodeya mini-poster

It goes very well, I think, except that it overlaps the scrollwork on the border of the poster a bit.

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