Mirrors are a boon to interior design. So the larger they are, the better. Discover our top choices of large mirrors and their benefits for your home.
People like looking at their own reflections. The earliest man-made mirror is dated to be at least 6,000 years old. The ancient Egyptians, Romans and Greeks were known to use mirrors but they manufactured them from polished copper and bronze. They also embellished them with ornaments.
In the 16th century, mirrors were made with tin and mercury amalgam. Such mirrors were expensive so only the wealthy could afford them. But in 1835, the silvered-glass mirror was invented which made it easy to mass produce and make them available for the ordinary people.
While this mirror does not have a frame, it does have a geometric border that adds a lot of interest. Made from wood and glass, it is sure to last. The bright silver finish will reflect the light in your room. It works perfectly in both bathrooms and bedrooms, giving you the perfect opportunity to check your appearance. The cut lines on the glass are straight and sharp and make the mirror interesting without adding the visual weight of a traditional frame. At 3.5 feet tall, it’s large enough for you to easily see yourself in it without having to move around to catch your full reflection.
It is easy to hang.
Because there is no frame, it may disappear into your wall, so design accordingly.
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This charming mirror has a beautiful frame that makes it truly vintage. The frame is accented with a little bit of slate blue, which will make it stand out in any room, but the aging on the frame is not too overbearing for the mirror, and gives it a vintage touch that will fit in any home. With strong hangers on the back, you won’t have to worry about it ever falling off the wall, and they make it incredibly easy to hang the mirror level. It’s perfect for adding a bit of a rustic feel to your home, and looks best when surrounded by light, bright colors, flowers, and other charming décor.
Round mirrors are very interesting and add visual interest to a space in a way that a rectangular mirror can not. This makes them the perfect choice if you are unhappy with your space but still need to have a mirror to make it easy to check your appearance. This mirror is a great option, as its small frame is enough to outline the mirror without making it stand out too much in your home. It’s a casual mirror that will look great in any house, but the modern touch of the rubber rim makes it perfect if you prefer more contemporary décor. It appears both innovative and interesting, but it would not be out of place even in a more traditional home, as the appearance will be affected in part by the styling of the rest of the room.
Its large size sets it apart from other round mirrors.
The rubber border does not diminish the quality of the mirror.
It’s important that when you buy a round mirrors, it is large enough that you can easily check your reflection in it, or you will get frustrated with it and want to buy a new one. At 36 inches in diameter, you will be able to check every angle of your appearance in this mirror and won’t have to worry about missing part of your outfit. With a sturdy frame made from hardwood, this mirror won’t blend in with the rest of your décor. While most people think of having rectangular mirrors in the bedroom and bathrooms, you can hang a round mirror anywhere and it won’t look out of place. Because it comes in a few color options, you can choose the one that fits best with the rest of your home decor and won’t have to worry about the mirror sticking out or not being a centerpiece.
The quatrefoil is a very distinctive shape and one that will look great in any room in your home. Instead of a plain mirror, when you opt for a quatrefoil mirror, you add a lot of interest to the wall and ensure that your guests will stop and take a second look at your design choices. This mirror has an antiqued finish, and the silver finish adds a vintage feel to the piece. It is substantial and well made, and the weight of the mirror adds heft to the piece without making it feel too heavy and weighed down. Every home needs a great mirror, and this is a wonderful choice if you want to make sure that your mirror is interesting, high quality, and will complement the rest of the room.
This mirror is more ornate than other quatrefoil designs, and due to its size of 40.5 inches, it has a commanding presence, no matter what room you put it in. The carved wood on the frame sets it apart from other mirrors, and although the style is a little more traditional, it will look great in most homes as long as the rest of the décor is enough to carry this piece. It’s a heavy mirror, at 53 pounds, so once it is installed on the wall you won’t want to be moving it anywhere else in your home. You will have to dust it regularly because of the intricate frame design, but the beauty of the piece makes it worth a little extra work.
Its solid construction and weight keep the mirror in place on the wall.
Due to its size, the room needs to be large enough to accommodate this mirror or it will appear out of place.
Everyone needs to have a mirror where they can check their complete appearance before they leave the home, and this is the perfect option for most people. It’s oversized and measures 7 feet tall by 3 feet wide, making it a statement piece as much as it is a mirror. The bright silver frame decorated with a silver leaf and the combined black patina makes this interesting mirror beautiful. It’s a great choice for a large room, as it can easily overpower a smaller bedroom or bathroom.
While large, this mirror is still very beautiful.
In the wrong space it will easily overpower the room.
Many people don’t think about installing full length mirrors horizontally, but this is a great piece to hang over the back of a sofa, along a hall, or above a dresser. You can also install it vertically for a more traditional look. The espresso finish of the wood complements most rooms and decors, and the included D-rings on the back make it very easy to hang without having to worry about using a wire. The quality is excellent, and the mirror will stand up to years of use, requiring only a light dusting from time to time to keep it looking its best. It’s a striking piece no matter which way you install it, and it is large enough that you if you choose to lean it against the wall you can.
It can easily be hung in different ways.
Its classic lines work well with most design options.
This beveled wall mirror stands out from others due to its unique design. With one large mirror in the middle and individual pieces around the edge, it is a very interesting piece. The shimmering beads around the mirror and in between the pieces make it every more beautiful, and since it is rectangular, it can be easily hung vertically or horizontally, depending on your preference and the space that you have. You’ll love the glamorous appearance of this mirror and the way it will quickly become a focal point in any room.
It is well-packaged for shipment so there is no risk of it chipping or cracking.
It is very heavy so it can be leaned if desired.
The beaded accents appear a little cheap in person.
If you are in the market for a mirror that will stand out due to its interesting shape and beveled accents, then this is the perfect choice. While it is an elegant silver color that will make it pop in any room, the real appeal behind this mirror is its gorgeous design. Inspired by other Venetian mirrors, there is incredible scrollwork around the edges of the mirror. The bottom is rounded on both sides and the edges move towards each other and then away at the top to create a pleasing shape. The very top of the mirror comes to a point and is decorated with a beautiful shell. This mirror will add a touch of elegance to your home and will look amazing in a bathroom, hallway, or bedroom, although many people prefer it best in an elegant girl’s room. It’s large enough to easily see yourself in it, even with the designs along the edges, and although it is visually light, it will hold its own even on a busy wall.
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