The Only Place For Pictures is a card and poster shop that sells a selection of prints, picture frames, posters, and cards. They also sell artificial flowers.
Venue Details & Map
The Only Place For Pictures
216 Upper StreetIslingtonLondonN1 1RL
- +44 (0)20 7226 8200
- Public transport:
- Highbury & Islington, Underground
Figured I should add my review here because the others are woefully outdated. I've never had a problem with The Only Place for Pictures. The gentleman has always been super helpful, looking for affordable options instead of costly made to order framing which I appreciate. There's no upselling here! That said, I did get a Degas poster custom framed and it took about two weeks and came out...more
I came in to get some postcards framed and not only were they not set up to do framing, the woman basically refused to frame my postcards and instead was pushing the DIY route. I'm not good at that at all, which is why I get help with framing art projects.more
This is where I come to get my posters of the plays shown at the Almeida framed. I am not going to pretend that framing these posters is difficult - I could probably do the job myself if I thought about it. However, the results are great and (if you are not invited to chez moi) can also be viewed at the Almeida (who also utilise the same service). I am not sure what they would be like if...more
As a fully paid up birthday card snob (if it's Clinton's I ain't interested, if it's Card Factory you'd better not show your face round these parts again) this shop pleases my eyes very much. My wallet is less pleased, but I believe this is what happens when you have this 'expensive taste' I seem to be afflicted with.
Anyway, the cards are good. No more crappy jokes, no more poems, no more...more
The Only Place for Pictures sells so much more than posters. I have yet to find another store that sold such a wide variety of picture frames. I was almost overwhelmed at the selection and quality. The store also sells beautiful cards, books, mugs and oh yeah pictures.
What I like the most about the shop is that they will frame pictures you bring in and when I asked about pricing they...more