Look long and hard. You can often find attractive thrift store picture frames for a bargain price.
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Most people probably don't look twice at thrift store picture frames, but they're one of the things I look for first. Frames should be attractive yet inexpensive — less than a dollar. Then when I want to give a gift photo to someone, I can give it already framed.