Reflect on 2015 and add light and sparkle to your home for the New Year with a statement mirror that’s both stylish and functional
When a dramatic entrance is required, look to New York brand, Koket. The bronze glass Addicta mirror is inspired by the richness of the traditional Venetian looking-glass. Hang it in the hallway and your guests are sure to look twice. Check it out in situ at the Covet Lounge, a carefully curated showroom of leading interior brands where you can meet experienced industry insiders. Mirror, £8,100, pictured with the Koket Spellbound cabinet.
Order online at bykoket.com or visit covetlounge.net
The Deconstructed collection by Haidée Drew is inspired by Victoriana for a contemporary aesthetic with a timeless feel. Group together a number of these mirrors, available in a natural and monochrome palette, crafted from birch, steel and acrylic, for a fun, stylish addition to your walls. From left to right, Lex mirror, £75; Ford mirror £55; Albert mirror, £35, Vic mirror, £35; Earl mirror, £95.
Lean on me
A large mirror leaning against a wall adds drama and bounces light around the room. The tarnished metal and classic decorative style of this Mya mirror from the Linea Alhambra collection strikes just the right balance of contemporary and cultural for effortless, global style. Mirror, £225; cream lantern, £50; metal vase, £50; embossed globe vase, £25; large metal lantern, £70 (all Linea Alhambra at House of Fraser).
houseoffraser.co.uk; 020 7003 4000
Add a touch of warmth and subtle glamour with this Gold Pyramid Star mirror by Graham & Green. The distressed golden metallic finish will bolster a neutral wall without overpowering the room. Mirror, £195; Hoxton armchair, £575; Detroit table, £175; large glass bottle, £55; Rabbit moneybox, £45 (all Graham & Green).
grahamandgreen.co.uk; 020 7243 8908
The new collection of mirrors by Adam Williams Design feature hand-finished gilding. Adam Williams has worked with the same blacksmiths and gilders for the past 10 years. This bespoke gold leaf mirror (reference M17) is 100cm in diameter and starts at £1,260.
adamwilliamsdesign.co.uk; 01749 830 505
Off the wall
These Victorian (brick size) silver mirrored tiles with bevelled edge can be used in any room in the house, turning your wall into a dramatic – and useful – feature. Although they can be used in the bathroom, they are not recommended for use in areas such as wet rooms or shower enclosures. Each box is priced £22.99 and contains 22 tiles/0.33 sq m (3 boxes = a square meter).
my-furniture.co.uk; 0800 092 1636
Words: Victoria Purcell