Mirrored Furniture

Get the Modern French Look

By |April 9th, 2016|

Getting the Modern French Look is easier than ever with this guide. Since it’s all about mixing French reproductions adorned with contemporary fabrics and finishes with modern pieces like mirrored coffee tables, geometric chandeliers, and more, this look is one that’s very easy to personalize so that it complements your space.

 

With the addition of a few key pieces, it’s simple to update your dining room to reflect the Modern French look. A farmhouse table with a clean, natural finish serves as the central focus here, while comfortable dining chairs invite guests to linger. Natural touches tie the look together seamlessly.

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Mirrored Furniture is in High Demand

By |May 15th, 2015|

Mirrored furniture is a top trend for 2015. It’s a trend that makes sense, too, as furniture with mirrored panels can make any room look larger and lighter. Here, we offer inspiration for employing mirrored furnishings such as chests, buffets, armoires, and tables to bring out the very best in your home.

It has been said that mirrors are a decorator’s best friend. Much like wall or floor mirrors, mirrored furniture gives rooms sparkle, providing a bright, open feeling and offering intriguing appeal. Try placing a tall mirrored armoire between two windows to maximize natural light and make the room look more expansive. You […]

Silver and Gold Decor

By |December 12th, 2014|

Add a touch of glamour  to your home  with silver and gold decor. Not only is it perfect for the holiday season, but silver and gold furnishings make a room look more elegant and spacious.  Gorgeous light reflecting from mirrored furnishings, antiqued applications to give the item that vintage appeal, and beautiful crystals hanging from luxurious chandeliers will give your home a festive look, reminiscent of the Hollywood Regency period.

It was once a design taboo to mix silver and gold furnishings, but you can breathe a sigh of relief now because today this look is “en vogue”. If you are unsure […]

Vintage Glam

By |May 19th, 2013|

Lights, Camera, Action! Vintage Glam, or Hollywood Regency Style as it is often called, is all about the wonderful golden age of Hollywood style that spanned from the 1930s to the 1960s. The stars were the epitome of style, luxury and glamour. Often, they were filmed and photographed surrounded in plush furnishings and luxurious materials. Reflective mirrored tables, tufted velvet, bold colors, glitzy chandeliers and art deco influences are common for the high drama look.

Shiny, glossy surfaces also characterize Hollywood Regency decor. Not only mirrored furnishings, but lacquer and high gloss painted items are important as well. Don’t forget the […]

Antiqued Mirrored Furnishings

By |May 16th, 2012|

Mirrored furniture, a top 2012 design trend, is a fabulous way to add a bit of glam to your home. With an authentic antique look and feel, these mirrored pieces will add gorgeous flair and style to any room.

Belle Escape’s decorative mirrors and mirrored pieces are true statement pieces that reflect your personal sense of style. Refined and flexible, these fabulous mirrored chests would suit a number of decorating styles. Plus, adding some bling in unexpected places can make a room look larger, lighter and more glamorous!

Exciting New Design Trends in 2012!

By |January 28th, 2012|

Are you looking to update your furnishings or add a little flair to your home? For inspiration, take a look at some of the hottest design trends for 2012!

Design industry experts come together each year and develop color and style trends that are, at least in part, based upon current world affairs and the atmosphere they create.  For example, despite our country’s economic challenges, the new year has ushered in a mood of resilience and determination, so Pantone chose a bright and energizing tangerine as the color for 2012.  Furniture trends this year look to embolden us with bright colors and mirrored pieces while also providing […]

French Reproduction Furniture is Major Trend in 2011

By |March 30th, 2011|

At Belle Escape, we like to keep on top of what the experts have to say about furniture trends. We were thrilled, of course, to find that top experts agree that “French furniture” is all the rage in 2011, especially pieces that couple classic forms with contemporary finishes and fabrics. Here are two articles by renown furniture experts that give a good overview of 2011 trends:

Furniture Trends for 2011, by Abe Abbas, About.com Furniture Guide

Predictions for furniture and home furnishings trends for 2011 seem to center around much the same elements as we saw in 2010, but with enough changes that […]