Bevels & Pixels

A Blog by Level Frames

Valentines Day Gift Ideas

By - January 13 2016

If you are looking for a Valentines Day gift more original than flowers and chocolates, we have a few suggestions that come beautifully custom framed. Select the gifting option at checkout to have your frame gift-wrapped in quilted kraft paper, with an optional hand-written note enclosed.

Romance, Framed

What song was playing on the radio when you initially laid eyes on your significant other, or shared a first dance? Search for the album on our Vinyl page or let us know what you are looking for, and we'll bring it to your wall in a way …

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Framed in December

By - December 29 2015

December has been a busy month for framing photos, albums, artwork and other items as presents. Thanks to everyone who turned to us for holiday gifting needs. Below are a few of the more interesting pieces we've had the privilege to custom frame over the last few weeks.

An 11"x17" Grind/Dream poster by Joey Roth, white maple profile and black 1.5" matting.

Blade Runner Soundtrack framed vinyl, black maple profile and Non-glare acrylic.

Two Body Problem by James R. Eads, framed in 1" white maple and UV protective glaze.

Concert …

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Holiday Shipping Deadlines

By - December 14 2015

Need a framed photo or art print to arrive by Christmas? See below for delivery times and details on our e-gift cards.

Current Turnaround and Ship Times

  • Your framed photos and most art prints will ship 3 days from order date.
  • Custom frames take 2 days to create and ship.
  • Framed albums require 3 to 5 days.
  • eGift Cards are sent via email on the date of your choosing -- no shipping delays or wrapping required!

We ship using FedEx from New York, so take the above and add the number of transit days shown below based on your address. Typical FedEx …

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Gift Cards from Level

By - December 09 2015

A beautifully framed print or photo brings new life to any space, but it can be tricky picking something out for others. Now you can give the gift of custom framing with an e-gift card from Level, and let the recipient decide what they need or like best.

Simply select the amount and the date on which you'd like them to receive it, and we’ll send a delightful email with all of the details. Gift cards can be used on all custom framing services and framed artwork from Level.

FAQ for E-gift Cards from Level

How does the e-gift card work and …

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Holiday Collections

By - December 07 2015

We just launched our first ever Holiday Gift Guide where we announced our new holiday collections featuring artwork for everyone on your Christmas list! Here is a sneak peak of our favorite picks from each holiday collection...

For Him

Find the perfect framed artwork for every man in your life, whether it is your dad, your brother, your significant other, or your best friend, we've got you covered! This collection features artwork inspired by his favorite TV shows, movies, video game titles, and more!

'Master Chief' by Dean Robert Smith


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Level's Holiday Gift Guide

By - November 30 2015

We're pleased to present our first ever Holiday Gift Guide, featuring personalized, unique gift ideas to help you get through your holiday shopping list with less stress.

And through December 31st, 2015 all orders ship free for the holidays. You'll save anywhere from $15 to $55 per order, and won't have to worry about shipping costs piling up when sending gifts to multiple addresses.

How to find the right gift for anyone on your list:

Framed Photos

A perfectly printed and framed photo is one of the most personal gifts you can give. …

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Frame Photos From Your iPhone with Framepop

By - November 27 2015

A brand new app for framing photos straight from your iPhone

We're extremely excited to share with you a new iPhone app for printing and framing the photos in your camera roll. Framepop is the easiest way to get the best pics from your phone onto the wall, beautifully displayed inside a gallery-quality frame handcrafted by Level.

Framepop for iOS - Available today in the App Store

The Framepop team designed the app without a single wasted step. Select an image from the camera roll, tap "Let's Frame It" and then use the controls to …

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Sneak Preview: Framed Vinyl

By - November 19 2015

In 1948, Columbia Records introduced the first successful long-playing phonograph. A few decades later, the record sleeve had become one of the 20th Century's greatest canvases for creative expression. From The Beatles' Abbey Road to Nirvana's Never Mind, album covers make up some of the most recognizable and culturally significant artwork of all time.

Today, vinyl is by no means dead, but the rise of Spotify and other digital services has pulled us farther away from experiencing music and the artists we love in a more visual, tactile …

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Subtle UI Effects For Production Apps

By - November 16 2015

This is part 1 in the series: Subtle UI Effects For Production Applications.

Interesting animations and effects can play a big role in the user experience for any app or website. Some effects are cool and eye catching when you first see them but more times than not they are too dramatic and quickly become distracting. Seemingly every wordpress theme these days has crazy parallax (killing the scroll fps) and icons popping in from all directions.

In building and continually improving an online experience for ordering custom frames, …

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Level Frames in the Wild

By - November 09 2015

Every custom framing project has the same ultimate goal: Satisfaction and pride over the final artwork displayed on your wall. Nothing makes us happier than seeing people hit this target with Level.

Below are a just a few such accomplishments that have been shared with us.

Getting some new stuff up on the walls thanks to @levelframes + @mondotees + @dandanmccarthy #jurassicpark #bingo #dinoDNA
A photo posted by Mike Johnson (@animalslikeyou) on


The wood room needed some modern art, and this DIY is …

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