This distressed country rustic blue picture frame features a shabby chic textured finish that includes a gray wash over a wood substrate, with an off white scraped paint layer over the gray wash, and then two blue shades over the off white color to achieve a multi-layered refurbished look.
The profile width is 1”, and the rabbet depth is 5/8”, so matted works on paper are an ideal pairing, including original fine art, prints, posters, and other thin material. Technically, this distressed country rustic blue picture frame could be used to frame a ¾” stretched canvas, but keep in mind that deep canvases might stick out the back of the frame, so materials that are 5/8” or less is the most ideal thickness.
Themes that might fit the style of this shabby chic, distressed rustic blue picture frame include kitchen decor items such as quirky and colorful paintings of farm animals, eggs, dairy products such as milk containers, and quaint country landscapes that are light-hearted and pleasant.
Finally, consider using acid free archival mats for your prints, posters, and other works on paper. Colors to consider with this distressed country rustic blue picture frame include Blue Satin 9546, Jeans 9885, In A Fog 9547, Mystic Blue 9828, and Kensington 9865.