Omelo Mirrors joins The List as one of a handful of makers of best mirrors in the UK. The List is a directory of highly skilled designers and craftspeople.
Nursery Mirrors – New Collection!
Omelo Mirrors in collaboration with Abigail’s Nursery has launched a collection of small round Nursery Mirrors.
Spotlight on: Colour Yellow
Yellow is a warm, bright and rich colour. Used by both artists and interior decorators, not without its hazards!
Hanging convex and round mirrors over a fireplace
Convex and round mirrors over a fireplace are a popular choice as an alternative to the traditional overmantle mirror.
Tips on hanging mirrors
It’s likely you have in mind a spot for your mirror – a blank wall, a hall or stairway, or over a fireplace. So, to kick off our tips on hanging mirrors series, let’s consider these options…
GET CURVE APPEAL: WITH A ROUND MIRROR!
Forget classic paintings or a traditional square mirror – give your fireplace a cool update with a round mirror.
Let the sunshine into your home with a yellow wall mirror.
One of the most uplifting interior and fashion trends for Spring/Summer is the colour yellow. Used in small doses or as an accent colour it’s a great way to bring the warmth of Spring into your home.
4 Essential Tips for Hanging a Round Mirror above a Fireplace
A well positioned mirror can do wonders for the home – adding light, space and interest. We are often asked for advice on choosing the right size mirror for the space. Here, we consider tips for hanging round mirrors above fireplaces …
Hanging round mirrors? A few helpful tips…
Hanging round mirrors on blank walls..? Here are a few helpful pointers.
Brighten your home with a decorative convex mirror
A decorative convex mirror can do wonders: illuminate a dark corner, add elegance and drama, create the illusion of space, even serve as a work of art.
Why you need a large convex mirror
Whether you’re looking to make a statement with wall art, maximise light and space, or add a finishing touch to your interiors, a large convex mirror is the answer.
Convex mirrors: from the B to the C…who put the bling in convex mirrors?
Convex mirrors have been around for centuries. But it was those elegant Georgians who really turned convex mirrors into must-have home accessories.
Your small space just got bigger!
With many of us these days having to contend with smaller living spaces, how we choose to decorate and furnish our homes is adapting accordingly.
While clusters of vintage mirrors might have become slightly clichéd, simple repetition is still an effective way to give more impact to a space and add light.
The Convex Mirror in Renaissance Art
In this Renaissance masterpiece, the figures appear as if reflected in a convex mirror…
Create your own custom finish convex mirror
At Omelo Mirrors we provide custom coloured and leafed frames so you can create a finish that’s unique to you.
Convex Mirrors in Art Part 2
There is huge amount of art featuring convex mirrors. It is an excellent device for artists to showcase their skill – have you ever tried painting a convex reflection?!
The Convex Mirror in Art: Three Ages of Woman
Convex mirrors have been depicted in paintings for many centuries. This one’s a bit creepy!
Work-in-progress at Omelo
We like to photograph our work-in-progress from time to time. Here are some shots we took in our studio…
Convex mirrors – the bigger picture
We all know that mirrors are the must-have accessory for making a room feel bigger and are second to none in bouncing the light around. What you may not know, however, is that the curved shape of the convex lens means that it has a wider field of vision than a flat mirror, capturing more of the room in its reflection.
A showcase of Omelo Mirrors in their new homes
At Omelo we feel super-priviledged to have our mirrors adorning walls of homes all over the world: London, New York, Zurich, Copenhagen, Frankfurt, Vienna … even as far afield as Muscat! We’re also really proud and humbled by the feedback we get from our customers. At Omelo, we offer a very personal service, each mirror […]