How to decorate with mirrors
Fun and affordable, mirrors are a great alternative to hanging art on your walls they come in a wide array of shapes and sizes so you will be sure to find one to suit your space, style and budget. Here are a few tips and ideas on how to decorate your home with mirrors.
A mirror placed in a front entrance will reflect light, so if you have a small entrance it will make the space appear larger and brighter than it actually is. Image source: thedecorista.com
Accentuate a fireplace
Hanging a mirror above a mantle is an excellent way to highlight a fireplace as the focal point of a room. Image source: Pinterest
This mirror was strategically placed to reflect a beautiful view and natural light during the day, and to create a soft peaceful glow of the bedroom at night.
Outdoor décor with mirrors
Mirrors, traditionally used inside, have the same effect outside. They’re the perfect way to create interest on a terrace, deck or garden. Image source: Styleathome.com
When it comes to hanging mirrors, it’s important to use the right hardware to support the weight. If you’re hanging a large floor mirror, refer to this how-to for getting it done safely and easily.
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