What is a boxed photo frame?

What is a boxed photo frame?

Picture frame – Box frames A box frame is a frame that is deep enough to accommodate a frame slip. The slip is mitred and fitted inside the frame between the glazing and the item. Cross section.

Does IKEA Ribba frame have glass?

Ikea Ribba frames — no glass. I was disappointed to find that Ikea’s inexpensive 16×20″ Ribba frames are no longer supplied with glass. Instead, they come with ‘perspex’ plastic. The price has dropped — I believe the glass versions sold for $15 — the plastic versions are $10.

What is the difference between a shadow box and a picture frame?

The box frame is so called because, unlike most picture frame or photo frame mouldings, the side of the frame is larger, wider or bigger than the top. Essentially, the box frame is a shadow box frame without matting.

Are Ikea frames standard sizes?

IKEA sells an array of different frame styles, shapes and colours. Some frames are more basic and are available in sizes from A6 (10.5 cm x 14.8 cm) all the way to A1 (59.4 cm x 84.1 cm). Others are fixed in size but are more ornately designed to compensate.

Are IKEA frames good quality?

Ikea’s Ribba frames are a consistent favorite for a reason. They are surprisingly sturdy and come with a ready cut mat for a hard-to-beat price. The thin frame and wider mat is perfect for a clean modern look.

What is IKEA Ribba?

RIBBA series Our RIBBA gallery frames have a simple design that leaves the focus on your pictures. You can hang or stand them, horizontally and vertically, and each frame has a high quality mount that helps enhance the look. There’s even a matching picture ledge, too.

What is the point of a shadow box?

History. Military shadow boxes were originally simple boxes in which sailors retiring from shipboard service carried their belongings ashore. Superstition held that if the sailor’s shadow touched shore before he set foot upon it, he would suffer ill luck.

What size photos go in Ribba frame?


RIBBA 9×9 “ 5×5 $1.09 9×9 $1.99
RIBBA 19 ¾x19 ¾ “ 12×12 $1.99* 20×20 $30.99

How thick are Ribba frames?

Ribba frames also have a depth of 35mm, which means that photos can be set back from the glazing or mount.

  • July 29, 2022