Mirror, mirror on the wall, in the living room or in the hall. The humble mirror holds huge interior styling power and potential. Interior designers LOVE a well-placed mirror, and you will too, we promise!
Mirrors can truly work wonders in your home, beyond simply providing a way for us to check that we look our best before heading out.
What makes a mirror a great addition to your decor?
Mirrors are masters of illusion
A mirror can make a room seem visually larger. For this reason, mirrors make perfect additions to hallways and entryways, as well as to small rooms.
In addition to making a room feel bigger, mirrors can also have the effect of making a room seem lighter.
A mirror placed near a window will help reflect the natural light outside to make the space appear brighter.
Mirrors are functional works of art
While we love wall art as much as anyone, a mirror adds that extra element of practicality as well as style.
If you’ve got a blank bit of wall space, a mirror can be the perfect piece to fill it. A mirror will add wow-factor while also brightening and enlarging your space, while also allowing you to examine your appearance at any time!
Mirrors will complement any interior
There are so many different types of mirrors out there. Round mirrors, leaner mirrors, arched mirrors, asymmetrical mirrors, rattan mirrors, rococo mirrors. The options are endless.
It’s easy to find a mirror to suit any interior style, from rustic to coastal to mid-century modern to bohemian.
Where and how to place mirrors
But they’re equally perfect on their own, left to take centre-stage against whatever wall you place them against.
Depending on your space and your needs, mirrors can either be hung or leant against a wall. Leaner mirrors are perfect if you’re renting, as they’re less likely to cause damage to the walls.
Exactly where in your home you want to place a mirror is entirely up to you. They’re perfect for literally any room of your home, from the hallway to the dining room.
A mirror atop a hallway console table or living room mantelpiece is chic and stylish, while a full-length leaner mirror is a practical choice for a bedroom.
Shop a great range of wall, floor and leaner mirrors online now at Zanui!