Add a Stylish Border to a Photo in One Go

Add more flair to your photos with amazing frames! Decorate your pictures with borders in a few clicks and create standout content for your Facebook or Instagram page. Explore a beautiful collection of free border templates in VistaCreate and find the best one for your creative idea.
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Cool design features for creative framing

Access plenty of design features in the editor and personalize your photos with borders, frames, animations, and more. Get inspired by the huge gallery of templates and easily adjust any of them to your creative project.
  • Find a variety of borders for pictures

    There is no need to use complex software for photo borders. Instead, explore hundreds of borders and frame styles in VistaCreate’s media library. You can choose any of them to make your design stand out — from birthday frames to movie strips.

  • Scale, flip, and rotate frames

    Add frames to pictures online and customize them to make visuals for your Insta stories, ads, posts, etc. Resize the picture edge in one go, and easily rotate, scale, or flip the border using editing tools in the design maker.

  • Remove an image background

    Apply an easy-to-use background remover to your image, add artistic frames, and make an outstanding portrait, postcard, and more. Change background colors or bring main subjects to the forefront of your designs.

  • Animate frames in one go

    Make your visuals even more artistic with animations. Click on a border you’ve chosen for your design and easily liven it up by choosing an animated effect that suits your idea best.

  • Overlay photos with effects

    Overlay photos with effects for a modern look. Make your design black & white or retro in just a click. You can also recolor design elements to make a black border or a colorful frame – simply enter the code for a specific color or pick one from a palette.

  • Upload your own content

    Personalize your visuals made in VistaCreate by adding your own content. Easily upload your photos, fonts, illustrations, and other files to the editor to create unique designs for every occasion.

Types of photo frames styles in VistaCreate

A minimalistic white picture border can add sophistication to your graphic design project, while one with flowery ornaments can add elegance. Choose from hundreds of frames in VistaCreate’s collection, experiment with all features in our creator, and make captivating visuals in your style.
  • Minimalism for a modern vibe

    The “less is more” philosophy is one we often hear about in fashion. Photography with a minimalistic vibe is also classy and trendy. Create a collage out of a couple of good photos, add a short message, and add a white border to the final picture. Done!

  • Flowers for a Sweet Vibe

    Add up the sweetness to your designs by dragging a flowery frame on the artboard. You can find colorful flower frames for your photos as well as solid-colored ones in the VistaCreate library. Make cute designs with a spring vibe!

  • Vintage for a classy look

    Create vintage designs by choosing abstract borders and coloring them in with rusty shades. Go for a Baroque or Renaissance look with famous triangle ornamental frames or almond-shaped ones.

  • Lines for elegance

    Bring elegance with a thin-border frame. Use double lines as accents or stylish dividers between pictures and text blocks. Pick flowery lines or abstract ornaments in addition to angled corner borders and create eye-catching designs for any purpose!

How to add a border to a picture

  • 1
    Choose a template
    Explore thousands of professional templates in VistaCreate’s design generator and choose the perfect layout for your idea. Or select a blank canvas to make a design from scratch and upload your own pictures.
  • 2
    Customize the layout
    Add pretty objects from VistaCreate’s media library and upload your brand elements to personalize the layout. Edit text on the template, change the background, and combine illustrations to create a custom design.
  • 3
    Add a frame to the photo
    Go to the Objects tab and type “borders” into the search bar. Discover an extensive collection of frames in the VistaCreate design maker, and add a border to the photo that perfectly fits your vision.
  • 4
    Download and share
    Once your design is ready, download it in the desired format to start sharing. You can also publish visuals to your business pages and groups right from the editor.


  • Can I use VistaCreate on my phone?

    Of course, you can easily create designs on your iPhone or Android device. Simply download the app from the App Store or Play Market and create stunning visuals right on your phone. Besides, you can use cross-platform editing and easily switch to the desktop version to access more features and add finishing touches.
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