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How to hang a mirror above a fireplaceFun 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.

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Large scale mirror in hotel roomI took this picture at a hotel I recently stayed at because the ornate mirror made such a good first impression on me when I walked into the room. It 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. Right across from the mirror, there was a closet, which made it very convenient to quickly finalize an outfit before heading out. The mirror was hanging on the left side of a narrow hallway by the main door, which made the room look so much more spacious than it actually was. It truly opened up the small space. I give this room five stars simply because this oversize mirror created an unexpected dramatic entrance to a very elegant room.

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It’s Throwback Thursday time! This week we’re reviewing a great article called “Reflections, Some Thoughts on Decorating With Mirrors” that appeared in Condo Living magazine. Condo Living is a local Calgary magazine that covers everything about new condos, from design and decorating ideas to the latest in flooring, furnishings and housewares. In the November 2006 […]

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When the warm weather starts arriving, it's only natural to feel it's time to decorate your outdoor space. So, draw on your indoor decorating skills to create a comfortable and welcoming outdoor space to enjoy with family and friends, or just unwinding by yourself. Mirrors, traditionally used inside, have the same effect outside.

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Fun and affordable, mirrors are a great alternative to hanging art on your walls and 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 suggestions to get you started: Front Entrance A mirror by the […]

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