The Mirror design is one of the most important objects in bathroom interior design. Ever had that endless self-centered conversation with your “mirror self” about the tragedies and remedies haunting your current life status and tried to work it out? It is quite important to choose the bathroom mirror according to your height, eye level and what portion of yourself you would like to see in the mirror. We have collected a list of the most beautiful and creative ideas for your bathroom mirror that will help decide better for your own.
Gorgeous Mirror Ideas for Your Bathroom
Usually, we are told to look up and never look back. It is a motivational phrase that is widely spread among us to use when we need to cheer up someone from something upsetting them. However, what most people don’t pay attention to is that nobody ever will understand you and know you perfectly well more than you will ever truly know and comprehend the complexities of your own self. In an additional philosophical response to the above statement, one tends to forgive one’s self for mistakes easier and faster than others would.However, that person will always feel guilty or haunted by the mistakes of his past one way or another. For this reason mentioned above, we need to stop telling people to look up and start advising them to look straight forward into their own eyes in the mirror and try to resolve the puzzling issues of their life rather than moping about them. Check out the list of the top 40 modern bathrooms mirror ideas for a better self-fixing experience.
#1. Young & Frameless Mirror
A lot of us have already watched an episode or two from “Young & Hungry”. The young adult comedy/drama tv show about a chef named Gabie who struggles into making a living while crushing on her boss and dealing with the crazy issues her best friend is facing as she tries to impress her fellow colleagues at work with her charming personality. Okay, I know what you must be thinking…”. What does that have to do with picking out a bathroom mirror?”. The connection you’re missing to get a hold of is that a person like Gabie with overwhelming drama in their life would definitely need a minute or two in the early morning for a pep talk, for example, to help her get through the suffocating events of her day. If this doesn’t show you the importance of picking the right mirror, then I don’t know what will.
#2. Blue Brick Backsplash Mirror
Mario Botta, one of the greatest names in post-modern architecture, says that brick is the key material for building. Why not use this legendary material as the focal point of our interior décor. There is no doubt that it looks even more majestic with this ombre shade of calming blue to be used in what we call a “rest” room.
#3. Not 100% Grayscale Bathroom Mirror
Grayscale is the color palette previously used in the first ages of movie and tv show making and it was a great hit back then, so why not utilize it as the concept for your upcoming mirror bathroom makeover? Break the dull silence with a green touch like a lovely little plant in the corner of your countertop.
#4. Symmetrical Bathroom Mirror Designs
Just like the beautifully designed symmetric Taj Mahal in India, we need to use successful concepts and employ them in our designs because it’s the great principles that set us on the right track, especially if we use the window as the axis of symmetry to provide the space with even more natural lighting.
#5. Maroon Inspired Bathroom Mirror
If you have any favorite color that you have recently fallen in love with, you definitely haven’t experienced the magic of the maroon shade that is not only seductive but also so will make your heart melt inside from it’s classy and chic power bottled up inside of it.
#6. Useful Space
Never will you ever think that you can ever design an oversized countertop. That is because bathroom clutter and storage is endlessly ranging from tissues to tooth brushes and tooth paste to scented candles and extra underwear. You can never have too much storage stage and countertops so never worry about a few extra inches.
#7. Wooden Framed
A frame like this can add a unique look to any mirror. Even though the wooden frame symbolizes limited space inside it, nevertheless it adds to its value and uniqueness connecting it to our innate nature based habitat and therefore it gives you a sense of peace and tranquility. And that is something not just any piece of furniture can give you.
#8. From Zero to Zebra
Don’t be a cliché and use the catchphrase ‘from zero to hero’ whenever you want to describe how breathtaking a transformation was. Use this one instead “from zero to zebra” for a more original style. Not only does the zebra pattern work for fashionable clothes, it also works great as a pattern to take advantage of when creating trendy furniture.
#9. The Uber Masterpiece
Whether you aim to furnish a new bathroom, redecorate your existing bathroom, or you just want to update your style with one eye-grabbing masterpiece of furniture, then the first piece you should aim your redecoration magical wand at is the bathroom mirror! After all, everybody loves to stare at their own reflection.
#10. Eclectic Bathroom Mirror Design
When designing your bathroom mirror, you need to subject yourself with a wide range of possibilities and options. You might adopt a certain theme like the gothic style, western scheme, or the pure sleek style in a way all your bathroom decals would be someway somehow connected to the same string which would make your artistic choice worth noticing.
#11. The Mighty Neon Lights
Very few people have truly understood the real power of the mighty neon lights. They make everything stand out even in the darkest spaces and times! And that’s exactly what we need for a dramatic effect in a bathroom. We can simply cancel the artificial lighting at night time, not just as a mean to start saving energy and therefore having a environmentally friendly interior design, but also as to give a sensual touch for the private space at night by placing neon lights behind the mirror to make it stand out and provide it with the ample threads of light needed.
#12. Illuminate It!
A simple mirror can get a glamorous touch by adding backlighting to it. It is the ultimate solution to fairly lighted powder rooms where you struggle to fix or apply your fresh makeup as you prepare yourself for the most intimate date night you ever had. You can purchase mirrors with built-in lights or you can simply pick out whatever mirror you prefer and add the proper lighting to it when you’re done with your shopping spree! Avoiding the sharp and fluorescent lighting, you will be able to spot your soon-to-be flawless skin in full detail.
#13. Go Big Or Go Home
Not only do large mirrors look impressive, they help you with natural lighting issues for poorly illuminated bathrooms. We need as much light in bathrooms as we can get so that we can easily spot the flaws in our skin and cover them up or fix them with makeup before we face the people we are trying to impress. The large bathroom mirror idea reflects the sunlight coming from the window and the artificial interior light to give you the top makeover experience.
#14. Double It!
Double mirrors are not only for his and hers bathroom set ups. A bathroom can be shared by two roommates or siblings. And as we all know, in the modern age it is not acceptable to invade someone’s privacy. So you can simply split the mirrors up with some handy shelves for your personal exposed bathroom clutter placed symmetrically in between the two sinks and mirrors.
#15. Sharing Is Caring
You don’t need to set up two mirrors for a shared bathroom with two sinks. Nobody ever said that there is some sort of mathematical equation where you need to place with every sink one mirror positioned right above it. You can think outside the box and adapt to a certain concept of “Sharing Is Caring!” if you’re that kind of the few optimistic and cheerful people left on earth and create something like the design given in the picture above by joining the two sinks with one large mirror that covers almost the whole backsplash.
#16. Dear Nature Lovers
This one goes to all of you nature lovers, tree huggers, and environmentally friendly fans. In this design, you can totally relate to mother nature with the usage of Atlantic white cedar wooden frame and the addition of nature based decals like the plant placed in the middle of the double sink counter top which is surrounded by earthy tones used in the entire tiles and wallpaper.
#17. What About Yellow
The color of the vanity background is everything when it comes to principles of design, especially contrast. You can easily create a contrasting complexion to make an extremely simple mirror look so extravagant and expensive. The colors are the uber deceivers that trick you into thinking that this design is wondrous when in reality is explicitly simple and not as fabulous as it seemed.
#18. It’s All About Proportion
There is no written rule that obliges you to place two identical mirrors in the same double sink bathroom. For a more dynamic vibe, you can play with the proportionality of the dimensions of the two mirrors with respect to each other and to other furniture inside the room for a more impressive and catchy look.
#19. Sleek Aesthetics
Clean lines and simple finishes create an exceptional sleek aesthetic in a modern based bathroom style! Mix it with wooden countertops and crisp white sinks to add more and more contrast to your composition.
#20. Unattractive Backgrounds
In cases when you are faced with a solid dull backsplash, like a matte crisp white background shown in the picture above, the focal point of your design should be deviated to picking out a playful and joyful mirror frame. It’s like all the pressure is thrown at the frame’s shoulder and the bathroom furniture team is counting on its attractiveness to increase its beauty by a factor of 10.
#21. Break The Ice
A bathroom dipped in crisp white furniture gives you an optimistic point of view first thing in the morning when you wake up to wash your face and get your hopes up telling yourself that this day will be better. However, you should equip it with bold colored decals like the soap bowl or towels to break the ice and catch the viewer’s eyes so that they can pay attention to the littlest details and appreciate their beauty.
#22. Green & Squared
In the middle of a flower based wallpaper that gives a garden influence, place a green checkered patterned frame that hugs the square mirror and protects its routine very well from the brutal water splitters and splatters as it adds a cute effect for a girly bathroom.
#23. Mod Mirror
Modernity is not defined by the simplest or most complex designs. It is defined by its ability to stay stylish and up to date with the latest trends instead of fading away after a little while. In the picture above, the busy backsplash calls for nothing more than a simple wooden framed oval mirror positioned above the sink between the vanity lights.
#24. So Geometrical
Who said you need pure geometric shapes to create an eye-catching vanity composition is genuine of all geniuses. With geometric shapes, you can never go wrong, set up neat relations between the shapes to get the full bathroom mirror idea of the season.
#25. Historical Reflections
Mirrors not only reflect your own image, but only the choice of the mirror can reflect a certain historical era that greatly contributed to our modern society that you most favor and would be more than delighted to use it as inspiration for your creative flow.
#26. There’s A Size For Everyone!
For a boyish child bathroom, you can put a small rectangle shaped wooden framed mirror situated lower than the usual height so that your cute little bundle of joy wouldn’t struggle to enjoy themselves as they check out their new baseball cap or trendy haircut in the mirror. Don’t forget to place them a small foot stool so that they can see their reflection clearly instead of hoping they were taller or feel weak as they hop their way up and down to catch a tiny glimpse!
#27. Mix & Match
Pair up a set of shapes with different sizes and styles of mirrors in a way they complement the flow of your interior design to get a fun house effect. Hand them on the same wall to get the look of a wall gallery arrangement. After all, looks do matter in creative art.
#28. Round & Round
Go round and round with this cute style. Free standing individual vanities gives some sort of freedom from co-dependancy issues that a lot of couples struggle with while keeping the sharing concept in a healthy way.
#29. Patterned Lighting Extras
You don’t need to settle for a mediocre style when you can easily get your hands on a fabulous design like the one shown above! Not only does it include an oval pattern set on the opposite sides of the mirror, it also allows extra lighting to pass through these oval shapes for a better perception of your facial appearance, obviously. What else would it be for?
#30. Rectangular & Raw Wooden Frame
Raw wood is the key to regenerating forests and preserving them. Not only does it make your bathroom look exotic, earthy, and out of this city-life, it also gives you a sense of innate freedom considering you or your older generations have already experienced this lifestyle in a totally different set of twisted events in which you might have felt a need to actually live in nature without any fear.
#31. Double Trouble
Organizing the vanity for one person and filling it up with good products and makeup, is not 0nly an expensive task, but most importantly a lot of hard work to be done in the short time given by your work schedule to try and keep up the pace with it. Especially if it is a couple shared bathroom who are romantically related to each other, then as an interior designer you have to find a connection between the couple and establish it in their most private shared space of all! The bathroom.
#32. Double Bathroom Mirror
The bathroom is the only room in the house where it is actually guaranteed that you won’t come across an ancient photo of the grand family tree that starts and ends with people dearest and nearest to your heart. To fill in for the time gone with the wind, instead of hanging portraits for inspiration and self-redemption, we will have to check out ourselves in the mirror or at least catch a glimpse of your appearance o the day.
#33. Simple Wooden Bathroom Mirror
On the contrary to what most people believe, eye-catching bathroom mirrors are a necessity rather than a luxurious addition to the interior décor of your humble home. You don’t need to go bananas with the outer frame or overboard with the vanity lights, just be simple and direct to your goal and you’ll get the most suitable bathroom mirror idea in no time.
#34. For Better, And For Worse
For better and for worse, if it is a blessing or a curse, no matter what size your bathroom is, there is a bathroom mirror layout for every taste in this list regardless of the obstacles you might face.
#35. Floating Vanities
One of the greatest childhood fantasies you have always had on the top of your wishlist is that you will ever be granted with the floating superpowers. You always wanted to fly wherever you want whenever you wanted and being unable to fulfill that dream you can simply make it come to life with this above creative floating vanity design.
#36. Hugged By A Leaf
Nothing is better than imagining yourself in the cozy gentle arms of green mother nature. It is called mother nature for a reason because it is characterized by all the motherly caring qualities that put you in full care mode in the blink of an eye! Pair up this bathroom mirror idea with complete environmentally friendly decals like the mint green towel, scented candles, lovely fern etc…
#37. The Antique Appeal
Wooden framed mirrors provide your bathing space with the ultimate antique appeal with a depth that instantly brings a beautiful addition to the bathroom. Moreover, the stone backsplash brings out the vanity and makes it the center of attention with the four bulb lighting right above it.
#38. Together We Are Stronger
Symmetry has always been an important principle used in the Art Deco Style especially in skyscrapers. So, you got to aim the light and pick out furniture in a vertical silhouette against the wall like the vessel sink and flat panel white cabinets and shining silver double mirrors.
#39. Traditional Elegance
Well, chosen mirrors should complement the style that goes best with the rest of your house theme. It is vital to keep everything tied together into one knot that connects them and brings them back to the same starting point because when everything is related to a single concept the design becomes more interesting and appealing to the viewers.
#40. Mint Green
Mint green doesn’t only remind us of the color of bubble gum we chew when we are nervous to take our minds off the troubles filling up inside your head. It also makes a great shade use along with transparent bathroom furniture.
Have you ever asked yourself why should the other household mirrors get all the attention and appreciation while your bathroom remains dull and lifeless? Mirrors are literally a reflection of your own self, that is why we to get a better self-image we need to accessorize it and equip it with what best screams all the information anybody needs to know about us: who we are, and what lifestyle do we adapt to. Hope you enjoyed swiping your way through the above list of the best bathroom mirror ideas you have ever seen and got some ideas for your new upcoming interior designing campaign at home!