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...]

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...]