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Are these mirrors going to look great or too heavy?
ksoorus123
January 17, 2013 in Design Dilemma
Just got the new vanity and I can't decide on the mirrors. Do they look elegant or heavy? The fixtures in the tub and shower are bronze. Should I put em up or take em back? If take em back..suggestions please!
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A Kitchen That Works LLC
I not as concerned about heavy appearance as I am about how high they will need to be mounted above the rear back splash. Typically you want to leave a reveal of an inch or more between the top of the back splash and the bottom of the mirror. Can you do this and fit it under the light fixture and have an acceptable view of yourself?
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AMN
I do not think they will look too heavy for the space, at all.
0 Likes   January 17, 2013 at 6:41AM
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Aja Mazin
I like them!!
3 Likes   January 17, 2013 at 7:19AM
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House of Holland - TX
As long as you have appropriate clearance space on top and bottom - love, love, love these!
1 Like   January 17, 2013 at 7:49AM
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Interiors International, Inc.
Love the mirrors they just need to be mounted with the bottom covering some of that back splash.
0 Likes   January 17, 2013 at 7:58AM
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ksoorus123
I am probably really close to 1". I will measure when I get home. Great advice. If not I will have to go thinner...but the same bronze color, right?
0 Likes   January 17, 2013 at 7:59AM
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Granite Transformations
I think they look great, not too worried about how heavy. The look appropriately sized to with the dimensions of your bathroom, obviously just eyeing it.

I'd say go with it!
1 Like   January 17, 2013 at 8:02AM
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Nancy Hehmann
I think they are great!
0 Likes   January 17, 2013 at 8:46AM
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decoenthusiaste
They look good, but don't crowd them and don't hang them over the back spalsh. That will look like you forced them to work.
0 Likes   January 17, 2013 at 9:17AM
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Gabberts Design Studio
Love them! We would love to see before and after pictures. Looks like you have done a lot with the space!
0 Likes   January 17, 2013 at 9:24AM
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Bonnie
Not too heavy.
0 Likes   January 17, 2013 at 9:29AM
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Carolyn C. Interior Decorator, Brampton, ON.
I like them as well.
0 Likes   January 17, 2013 at 9:35AM
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Joyce Joyce
Same here, they work if you have enough clearance. I would try and add contrast with the accessories - avoid going bronze all the way.
0 Likes   January 17, 2013 at 9:44AM
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ksoorus123
I am thinking glass accessories...I do have bronze right now...
0 Likes   January 17, 2013 at 9:59AM
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Appliances Connection
They look nice...not too heavy. How high you're going place them? If you're going for higher, you could do a slight tilt down.
0 Likes   January 17, 2013 at 10:05AM
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Frank Webb's Bath and Lighting Center
You may have to mount them horizontally instead of vertically with that big backsplash but they look good to me!
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ksoorus123
Thanks for all of the advice on clearance! Here is the final...
3 Likes   March 28, 2013 at 10:37AM
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