Mirrors, Maximizing Light & Space – Tip 2

  No. 2 By placing a mirror behind a light source; You can turn a small light into a bright one without losing the warmth of the small lamp. This technique will truly maximise the area the light covers and also give you an effect…

Mirrors, Maximizing Light & Space – Tip 1

We all know that sometimes there is a room in our house, or our office, that just doesn’t seem to feel as big as it actually is, or as bright as we want it to. So we thought we’d write down our top ten…

History of Antique Mirrors

Before antique mirrors became antiques, they were just mirrors, and before mirrors became mirrors, they were puddles. The making of glass was first brought to Britain by the Romans, they used a technique of blowing glass into moulds which enabled myriad shapes to be…

Mirror Myths – Chinese Fauna of Mirrors

When you look in the mirror, are you sure that it’s you looking back at yourself, or is it something else, something entirely more sinister? This week in our journey through the mirror myths of various cultures and ages, we look at the very…