mediterranean Dressing room by Tocat pel Vent

17 inventive ways to reflect your style with mirrors

Amy Buxton Amy Buxton
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Unless you really don't like your own reflection, it's a safe bet that you have mirrors somewhere in your home. But have you chosen the right style for your home design aesthetic? 

More than simply a wall hanging, mirrors can affect the entire feel, and even the perceived size, of a room, so we took a look at how respected interior designers have been using them in their projects, in a bid to inspire your next purchase.

We think you'll love the variety of styles on offer, so take a look and let us know which you like the best!

1. Large and rustic adds warmth to a pared back space

mediterranean Dressing room by Tocat pel Vent
Tocat pel Vent

Distribuidor de habitaciones y vestidor

Tocat pel Vent

2. Circular mirrors look Art Deco fabulous when grouped together

3. Illuminated mirrors in the bathroom kill two birds with one stylish stone!

Lucid LED Mirror: modern Bathroom by Hudson Reed
Hudson Reed

Lucid LED Mirror

Hudson Reed

4. Ornately carved mirrors really bring a touch of global style influence into your home

Buckland Crescent:  Dressing room by Living in Space
Living in Space

Buckland Crescent

Living in Space

5. Gorgeously gothic, this opulent mirror looks right at home above a mantle

6. Gold-plated mirrors look beautifully romantic

7. You could almost step through this huge mirror into Wonderland!

Bedroom, The Wilderness, Wiltshire, Concept Interior: eclectic Bedroom by Concept Interior Design & Decoration Ltd
Concept Interior Design & Decoration Ltd

Bedroom, The Wilderness, Wiltshire, Concept Interior

Concept Interior Design & Decoration Ltd

8. Freestanding mirrors are the perfect choice for a glamorous dressing room

Georgian Farmhouse: country Bedroom by Etons of Bath
Etons of Bath

Georgian Farmhouse

Etons of Bath

9. Horizontal mirrors above the bed really make the whole room seem a lot larger

10. Gilded mirrors are perfect for traditional and contemporary homes alike

11. We love the use of a super-sized mirror here to create a reflective wall

12. Dual bathroom mirrors make a symmetrical style statement

Phillimore Square: minimalistic Bathroom by KSR Architects
KSR Architects

Phillimore Square

KSR Architects

13. A contemporary take on a traditional framed mirror, we think this example is beautiful

Country House, Hampshire:  Corridor & hallway by Helen Green Design
Helen Green Design

Country House, Hampshire

Helen Green Design

14. A gallery wall of mirrors is a funky way to accessorise your home

'Sfree' upholstered storage bed  by Veneran: modern Bedroom by My Italian Living
My Italian Living

'Sfree' upholstered storage bed by Veneran

My Italian Living

15. When only opulence will do, a gold-edged mirror is a solid choice

Georgian Country House: classic Living room by Etons of Bath
Etons of Bath

Georgian Country House

Etons of Bath

16. Distressed mirrors make beautiful additions to stylish hallways

Bespoke Round Convex Mirror: modern Dressing room by Alguacil & Perkoff Ltd.
Alguacil & Perkoff Ltd.

Bespoke Round Convex Mirror

Alguacil & Perkoff Ltd.

17. If you like everything to have a function, mirrored storage is the perfect way to add some reflection to your home

minimalistic Dining room by homify
homify

APARADOR COLGADO A PARED

homify

For more storage inspiration, take a look at this Ideabook: 14 Brilliant Solutions For Your Hallway's Shoe Problem.

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Whitton Drive:  Terrace house by GK Architects Ltd

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