Mirrors add depth to a room by creating the illusion of space. Not to mention, their glossy shine evokes a glamor that enhances modern and traditional rooms alike. In today’s design world, you can find a host of mirrored furniture selections, but don’t forget the power of a striking wall mirror.
When selecting mirrors for the home, consider their purpose. If you are in need of a functional piece, be sure to choose an item that is both decorative and practical. If you are simply looking to add drama or radiance, selecting a purely ornamental mirror may be the perfect solution. Enjoy our top picks of irresistible reflective pieces to brighten your space.
Decorating With One Large Wall Mirror
Sometimes one bold mirror is all you need to set the tone of a room. A striking border can add design depth, as shown in the Tip Over mirror by G. Borgonovo. [from Porada]
Mirrors can add architectural interest, especially when they feature detailed frames. The Megalux mirror is geometrically modern, yet its border mimics the grandeur of crown molding. [by Porada]
When there is embellishment on the mirror itself, the result can be wonderfully unexpected. The grid-like mirror below is contemporary in its series of squares, yet the beveled lines add a traditional element to the piece. [JCPenney Home collection via Apartment Therapy]