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...]

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...]

LEED Achievements In Glass

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The USGBC's LEED certified buildings are here to stay. It has become big business, but at it's core it is a way to encourage thinking about a building as a whole opportunity to improve systems, processes, and designs to be a little more green bit-by-bit. Green is not just achieved through the … [Read more...]

Dreamwalls Glass NeoCon Review

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We always like to show new and different products at NeoCon. As the huge source for all things in contract commercial interiors and surfaces, we love being in Chicago for this show. But it's also a bit overwhelming. With so many floors of so many vendors, how does a designer ultimately weed through … [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...]

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...]

Antique Mirror and Indigo Blues at Market

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The most prominent color at Spring 2015 High Point Market was a deep-dyed indigo blue. There were lots of shades of blue, but the deepest indigo was the one that was most visible. It popped with the popular bright golds, shimmered in velvet finishes and had the artistic touch of hand-applied … [Read more...]

Laura U’s Amazing Mirrored Wall

Beautiful Antique Mirror Wall - Interior Design By Laura U, Inc

Laura Urmansky is the force behind Laura U, Inc., a Houston, Texas based design firm which has won many ASID awards including: Houston Design Center’s Inaugural Stars on the Rise, Houston Business Journal’s Top 40 Under 40, and Luxe magazine’s National Gold List. The way she mixed antique mirror and … [Read more...]