Thursday, March 4, 2010

Here's Looking At You!

Mirrors are one of those things that seen to always catch my eye when I walk into a store. Well, mirrors and lamps. The store can be stacked and plastered with hundreds of other beautiful things, but if there is a mirror, I'll find it. I rarely purchase a mirror because there is a limit to how many mirrors one needs, and the mirrors I really like come with an 'expensive taste' price tag.

I'll admit that I do have a couple of beautiful mirrors that I have enjoyed for years, but I still like to admire the ones that someone else will eventually own.






Images - Southern Accents, Southern Living, GoggleSearch, Coastal Living


  1. I love mirrors too! they bring great style to a room ~ understated elegance. just like your blog. it has been a delight reading your posts & looking at all your beautiful pictures. I will be back. Have a weekend with sparkles...Cate

  2. Great pictures, reminded me that I was meant to put up a big mirror in our bedroom when we redecorated and somehow it got forgotten. My favourite of your shots is the last one, black and gold, very chic.

  3. I'd like to have that cool table in the 2nd photo!

  4. What a beautiful selection! Have a wonderful weekend.

  5. I am so with you in the fact I have several accessory addictions; lamps, mirrors and chairs. I love the stark difference of an ornate mirror juxtaposed with sleek modern furniture such as that last photo. You've picked so many fabulous mirrors to admire. I do hope you have a terrific weekend and thanks for visiting my blog & taking the time to comment. I really do appreciate it.
    All my best ~ deb

  6. Oh I am obsessed with mirrors. I have far too many and it's not vanity. I just love them.
    I really like the selection that you have shown us.Now you have made me want another one !! haha. XXXX

  7. I, too, have a thing for mirrors. I love the photo of the powder room - simply beautiful! Thanks for your visit to hill country house - I really appreciate your comment and am flattered to be on your blog list! I will add you to mine - have a great weekend!

  8. i'm a nut over mirrors and lamps, too.

    they add dimension and warmth to every room.

    thank you for sharing the lovely examples of


  9. Wonderful Rita...I have been thinking of a new mirror purchase to go over the mantel in our new home. You have given me lots of inspiration!

  10. Gorgeous mirrors and images! I love the last mirror! Black and gold together is magical! Have a nice Sunday!

    xo's Kristin

  11. These are gorgeous! I am redoing some rooms in my house and I totally thought of you. I had to come by and see what your new ideas were and I am so glad I did! I love it!

  12. hello happy to have found someone like you out there blogging.
    beautiful photos and beautiful words. will be following you!


  13. I always worry when I see a house without photos or mirrors Rita. Lovely mirrors add soul to a home. I just wish all my boys would use them a little more!!
    Millie ^_^

  14. Dear, dear Rita,

    Thank you for coming to comment on my anniversary blog; it really means a lot to me that people would come by!!! It is a blessing to share with others....NOW FOR THOSE MIRRORS! YES! I have several in my home because of the calming effect as you see a candle flicker and multiply its light through a beautiful.

    You are one stylish woman! And yes, let's go out and get a comfortable pair of elegant shoes that will pave our way gently, elegantly through the next phase!!!

    Bisous, Anita

  15. awesome images!!

    i love them.
    btw, congratz on the award.

  16. When you said you are a lover of mirrors and lamps I just about fell off my chair, I am the same way but you would also have to add pillows to that twosome. I think I have a little obsession. I loved the phrase ,You like to admire the mirrors that someone else might own someday. I am going to remember that but truth be known I am always looking for a new one to add to my ever growing collection. Kathysue

  17. I must have that leather chair in the 4th picture!

  18. Yes, mirrors are wonderful and so is all that other stuff in your photos. Great post!!
    xx's Marsha


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