Mirror Backsplash Magic

Mirror Backsplash Gardner Glass Products Reflection Kitchen

  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...]

Mirror and Color Glass Kitchen Backsplashes Expand the View

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The main benefits of back-painted glass for a backsplash are that it is so easy to clean and care for while adding vibrant color to the space. Additionally, using Dreamwalls Color Glass backsplashes with a bit of mirror can help create a visual flow to the space and add color to the area. No one … [Read more...]

An Urban Oasis With Antique Mirror

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Today we're looking at antique mirror backsplashes in the kitchen. The top demand of a smart kitchen is good lighting, and mirrors easily help illuminate the dark, under-cabinet areas that are where the food prep happen. But many people have reservations that regular mirror will be too "bright" or … [Read more...]

Mirror Backsplashes: Ideas & Inspiration

Mirror backsplash in stately Kentucky condo

  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...]

Glass and Mirror at Kips Bay 2015 – Part II

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As we stated in the first part of this series yesterday, Kips Bay Decorator Showhouse is a NYC institution that inspires awe and helps so many NYC children. As a company that specializes in mirror and glass, we are focusing on the very easily accessible ways that those products were used within this … [Read more...]

Glass and Mirror at Kips Bay 2015 – Part I

Pavarini Design "Midnight Manhattan" master lounge space in Kips Bay 2015

The Kips Bay Decorator Showhouse is a NYC institution. Now in its 43rd year, this showplace of the who's-who of interior design raises money for the Kips Bay Boy & Girls Club, for much needed after school and enrichment programs for New York City children. Since 1972, it has raised over $18 … [Read more...]

Bronze Antique Mirror: 3 Ways

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Antique mirror is one of the hardest surfacing materials to photograph. A mere photo doesn't do it justice, and I assure you that isn't hyperbole. To be able to see the pattern in a real-world representation, you have to adjust the focus so tightly, that the "mirror" aspect of it becomes lost. To be … [Read more...]

The Sultry Mood of Bronze Antique Mirror

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Our antique mirror is huge right now. Literally and figuratively. We can do incredibly large sizes – up to 100 x 144 inches – which means you can use antique mirror effects for wall designs with fewer seams and less waste. What's more, Gardner Glass Products, Inc. is able to make it in a production … [Read more...]

Mad Men ~ Reflections on the Finale

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So of course, we had to watch the the series finale of Mad Men last night. Did you? Mirrors played their own part in the show. Antique mirror, and even mirror tiles are making a comeback. We attribute some of the trend to Don Draper's former New York apartment on "Mad Men." The Drapers had an … [Read more...]

Subtle shine of matte mirror

Dreamwalls Acid Etched Mirror

Etched glass mirror is a practical alternative to the look of stainless steel in the kitchen when used as a backsplash. Created by taking  high-quality acid-etched glass that has a durable, glare-absorbing permanent etched finish; and taking it through a mirror-making process so that it has the glow … [Read more...]