Dreamwalls Antique Mirror: First Quality

Dreamwalls Antique Mirror is created by what we call a "first quality" process. To fully understand what that means, it helps to understand how antique mirror is normally made. In the past, antique mirror was created as a secondary process. The maker would take a normal mirror and strip it of its … [Read more...]

Antique Mirror: Southern Living Style

This amazing bathroom was created as a Southern Living Showcase Home in Austin, TX. This is the first time two builders, Henley Custom Homes and Silverton Custom Homes , partnered to design and create a beautiful home that is full of  a gracious, sophisticated farmhouse style.  According to Kristen … [Read more...]

The Appeal of Antique Mirror

Antique mirrors are mirrors that look aged or distressed by years of use and exposure. While you still occasionally find a mirror that comes by this effect naturally, more commonly it's been achieved intentionally to achieve a soft, cloudy pattern. Dreamwalls Antique Mirror achieves this effect as a … [Read more...]

Focal Walls & Fireplaces With Mirror

Mirror is often used to attract attention and naturally draw the eye to focal elements in the home. to create visual space and light for an architectural element. In today's article, we're all about mirroring the fireplace surround; going up and around the wall and flue with mirror. Using this … [Read more...]

Mirror History: A Reflection on Innovation and Intrigue

  Excerpt from this month's Interior Point of View article by Mandy Marxen as featured in USGlass Magazine Blogs Mirror History: A Reflection on Innovation and Intrigue Truly a marvel of modern industry, the mirror of today is often taken for granted. However, it is … [Read more...]

Mirrored Kitchen Backsplashes

There are various ways to use mirror backsplashes in kitchen and bath designs; antique, tiled, or crisp and clear,…mirror is a versatile element that can add light and visually expand spaces. We are love that designers are embracing more mirror in the kitchen to solve the challenges of adding more … [Read more...]

Mirror Backsplashes With Floating Faucets

Another trend we have noticed in bathroom designs involving mirrors - aside from our last post on mirrors below the vanity - is the proliferation of holes drilled through the mirrors for faucets. Thanks to water-jet cutting technology, nearly any size or shape can be cut out of a mirror in any … [Read more...]

9 Mirrors That Go Below

One of our favorite major bathroom trends we've noticed  using mirror is the use of mirror below countertops and vanities. This technique makes a great deal of sense in order to add light and keep the continuation of the space flowing. Below are 9 beautiful bathroom spaces that have used … [Read more...]

HOW TO: Cleaning Mirrors

Mirrors are in every home, apartment, condo and hotel room in the country. Just stop and take a moment to think about how many are in your home and office. It's likely more than you would initially have thought. (I have 10!) It's important to know how to clean them correctly. Public Enemy … [Read more...]

Merry Mirror Christmas Ideas 2016

Each year we like to share some of our favorite mirror items with readers as possible holiday gifts. Mirrors are so perfect at the holidays to create warmth and glitz and sparkle. Mirrors can be a perfect gift in the many different forms it can take: FOR THE SOPHISTICATE: FOR THE … [Read more...]