10 BRILLIANT IDEAS FOR DECORATING WITH MIRRORS
It’s the one thing that makes all of these rooms even more stunning.
Reflect the beauty of any room with carefully executed mirrors.
A Restoration Hardware mirror was customized to fit the mudroom of television personality Sandra Lee’s Colonial-Style house is Westchester County, New York; an antique stoneware cistern was repurposed as an umbrella stand, and the wallpaper is by Stroheim.
In one of four New Jersey barns that Andrea Filippone and William Welch transformed into their home and a work space for their company, Tendenze Design, a 1920s mirror reflects the dining area. Chairs from Provence surround the dining table; the flooring was originally beams in a Civil War-era hospital in Pennsylvania.
At Ralph and Ricky Lauren’s Manhattan apartment, mirrored walls in the master bath multiply the stunning views of Central Park; the floor is Thassos marble.
A silver-leafed mirror by Eloquence hangs in the master bath of the Alys Beach, Florida, home created by architect Michael Imber and designer Lynn Myers for Todd and Rhonda Bertolet; the cabinetry is custom made, the sink fittings are by Rohl, and the chandelier is Venetian glass.
In the living room of their Paris apartment, Sylvie de Chirée, editorial director of ELLE DECORATION France, and furniture dealer Philippe Rapin layered a work of art by Marc Cavell over the mirror that hangs above the original marble fireplace.
Stephen Sills designed a quartet of mirrors to hang above a Louis XVI mantel in the New York City penthouse of Barbara Cirkva and John Schumacher; the curtains are of a Pindler linen.
In the foyer of a Manhattan apartment renovated by designer Steven Gambrel, a brass light fixture by Charles Edwards is reflected in a 1960s Italian mirror with a hand-carved frame. The arm-chair is covered in an Edelman Leather hide, the walls are Venetian plaster, and the floor is marble.
Fashion designer Naeem Khan and interior designer Tom Scheerer combined forces to create this wall sculpture of mirror panels, which serves as a mod headboard in Khan’s New York loft. The vintage chandelier is by Lightolier, and the bedding was custom made by Naeem Khan Home.