It made the ceilings look taller and became the centerpiece of the room.
Big mirror behind couch.
Deleon recommends placing a big mirror on the wall above a dining.
Adding a mirror to the wall behind your sofa will create the illusion of a larger space accentuate the height of your ceilings and reflect the decorative accents on the opposite side of the room for maximum beauty.
An ornate mirror serves as a stately crown above the skirted sofa in this southern sitting room by designer ashely gilbreath.
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Don t hang a large mirror over a sofa simply because it s an empty space and you happen to have one.
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Above a sofa can be a great place to hang a large mirror but keep in mind that whenever possible mirrors should be hung across from windows or something else that s visually appealing.
Tips on hanging a mirror over furniture.
She says feng shui is all about feeling safe and secure in your space and it s hard to feel safe with something heavy hanging directly over.
Take advantage of a mirror s reflecting ability to brighten the room by placing a pair of wall sconces on either side of the mirror behind the couch.
Mirrors reflect light and make a room feel larger and when hung above furniture they act as stunning yet simple wall decor.
Do use large mirrors in tiny rooms.
A similar look could be achieved by buying big canvases at a craft store and using some acrylic paints to bring out the colors of your room.
A large mirror in a small room creates the illusion of depth so don t be scared to go big.
Turn of the century havana mirror and tropical foliage.
In our last house i used this abstract painting a craigslist find to fill the wall behind the sofa almost up to the ceiling.
Here are 30 editorial inspired decoration ideas above the sofa to try out this year.
Certified feng shui expert marianne gordon also advises against the weight of objects above sitting spaces.
One place where feng shui experts warn against hanging a mirror is behind a sofa or a bed.
We ve discussed on the blog how important it is create a focal point and infuse drama into every room and a large mirror is the perfect way to do that the wall space over your sofa can be an intimidating space because it s so expansive but we actually like to think of it as an opportunity.