NeoCon Booth 2014

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What a great show we are having at NeoCon 2014. We've given away all our glass cleaning cloths giveaway, and I've given out every business card I own. We are seeing more designers and architects interested in using glass creatively than ever before.  They know the general benefits of glass; the easy … [Read more...]

Embraceable You

Detail: unique Baccarat Accent Glass

“We’re introducing materials that are incredibly special - unusual woods, bronze-work crackled with crystal coming through, white onyx and frosted mirrored glass. We’ve used natural elements in a modern way to create a real sense of warmth, to make people feel like they’re being … [Read more...]

Glass Gravel in the Garden

Glass Recycled GlassScape Landscaping Glass

Glass is available in a variety of tints and finishes. Clear, colors, mirrors, and tints can create a kaleidoscope of colors. People often ask us at Gardner Glass where our broken (or "culled") glass goes. We separate it out careful and send it to a variety of companies that are hungry for using it … [Read more...]

Something Old for Something New

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Dreamwalls Antique Mirror is a wonderful tool in hospitality environments. Antique mirror doesn't have to mean traditional or stuffy. It adds character and softeness. The reflection of the subtly distressed mirror creates excitement and intimacy, while opening up up the space visually. Hotels, … [Read more...]

The Boutique Look

Mandarin Oriental Hotel - Atlanta, GA

Boutique hotels are wonderful experiences for the senses. They can be fun, playful, refined, hip, and luxurious,...usually within a very tiny footprint. So what is the key to creating a "boutique" hotel look in any interior? Here at Dreamwalls, we boiled it down to some basic design elements to … [Read more...]

Hot or Not from High Point

Dreamwalls Trends: What's Hot-or-Not from High Point Market Spring 2014

My favorite thing to do at High Point Market is sift through the sheer volume of beauty and design to see over-arcing trends. From there I like to see what was a trend the past few seasons and is no longer, as well as the hint of what may be the next trend to come. (I really hope I'm right about the … [Read more...]

Great Glass of HPMkt

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High Point Market is in full swing, and designers and manufacturers are embracing glass in all its glory. Whether it's mirrored or clear, blown or float, super shiny or marvelously matte,...the glass in these pieces makes them unique. Click on any of the brand names below to see where to find them … [Read more...]

Intro To Our New Design

New look to dreamwallsglass.com

You may have noticed a new look for the Dreamwalls Glass blog lately. Nothing too radical, but it is an evolution in our informational vision for the blog. We wanted to provide our readers with more options and "at-a-glance" information. We're ultimately working towards making this destination a … [Read more...]

The Best Way to Clean Mirrors

Tools for cleaning glass

Yesterday, I spoke a little about the resiliency of Dreamwalls Color Glass to baked-on, marked-on gunk. Today, I'll do the same for mirrors and other clear glass products. FIRST: Remember, moisture is the enemy of all mirrors. Windex, vinegar, water,...doesn't matter. All moisture is bad to a … [Read more...]

5 Kips Bay Kitchen Trends

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This week we're looking at kitchen design trends, so I wanted to revisit this Christopher Peacock-designed kitchen as an example of several design trends that have been simmering for the past few months. This kitchen was featured in the 2013 Kips Bay Decorator Showhouse which took place last Spring … [Read more...]