Mirror Masters: 4 Artists Using Mirrors

We admit, here at Gardner Glass Products, we're more than a little nerdy about artists who use mirrors in their work. We realize the potential of our product to create interesting commentary on the condition of self or vanity, to create lighting and infinity effects, and to juxtapose with other … [Read more...]

Desert X Offers Reflection of Our Selves

This past year, in the last of the winter moments of February and March, as the rest of us are thawing and ready for spring, there is a unique art festival happening in the desert of Southern California. 16 artists were invited, and several used reflective surfaces to showcase the natural beauty of … [Read more...]

Mirror Backsplashes Multiply Style

  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. I'm loving how designers are embracing more mirror in the kitchen to solve the challenges of … [Read more...]

9 Floating Vanities Using Mirrors

One of our favorite major bathroom trends we've noticed  using mirror is the use of mirror below countertops and vanities. This technique works well with the trend of "floating" vanities and fewer cabinets in spaces. Mirrors emphasize the illusion of the floating vanity and add light to a normally … [Read more...]

NeoCon Show 2017 – Set Up

Gardner Glass Products is officially set up at NeoCon show in Chicago and we are ready to meet with you! We are in the Merchandise Mart, floor 7, Booth 5011. Come over and meet with John, Jim, Chris and Mandy to see our Dreamwalls family of glass products for inspiration and creativity. Click here … [Read more...]

Everything Old Is New Again at NeoCon 2017

Next week, we're excited to be back at NeoCon in Chicago. It's one of the largest commercial contract furnishings shows in the world, and we'll be up on the 7th floor in booth 7-5011. One of the items we'll be showing is our Dreamwalls Antique Mirror product. It's a first-quality product that isn't … [Read more...]

A Look Back at AIA 2017

Glass at AIA was big. Really representing. Between decorative glass folks like us, window and door companies, and associated hardware that works with glass, there had to be 50 or more companies that work with glass. The growth of glass in the marketplace was not hard to see. Highlights from … [Read more...]

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...]