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Creating Impact With Mirrors

by / Thursday, 11 February 2010 / Published in Uncategorized


Mirrors add style and sophistication to our homes. Here are a few design tricks that outline why I enjoy working with mirrors:
Shine A little Light

A mirror hung to reflect a window gives the illusion of another window in the room. The space will look bigger and, depending on the weather report, brighter.


Add Space
Prop up a large mirror (at least three-fourths as tall as the wall). It’s a classic interior decorator’s trick to create instant―square footage.


Bring the Drama
Venetian mirrors — which have designs etched into their surface — glam up any room: bedroom, bathroom, entryway, and even dining room.


Illusion and Impact
Break up a mirrored wall with moulding or hang smaller square mirrors evenly from ceiling down for a polished look and to create the illusion of more space

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