Mirror, mirror on the wall, who’s the fairest of them all? Today, mirrors come in all shapes, sizes, and, designs. From the traditional silver mirror that originated in Germany over 200 years ago to frameless contemporary mirrors. Considered to be an interior essential in bathrooms, this accessory can serve multiple uses for all types of spaces.
We’ve searched high and low to create this useful guide containing our top 50 mirrors for bathrooms. Below you’ll find the perfect mirror to help complete your space.
Our Favorite Bathroom Mirror ideas, colors, and themes
Before choosing, you should consider a few important things. Whether you’re looking to design a bathroom from scratch or, want to carry out an update. We’ve compiled some useful advice below from the Bower NYC interior gurus:
- Budget – Above all else, your budget is going to play a part in what you can afford to set aside for your bathroom mirror design. Whether you have a lower-end or higher-end budget, be mindful of what your options will be and shop wisely. There are always fantastic ways to save on interior design!
- Purpose – Are you seeking a mirror to add a quirky point of interest or to elaborate on the room’s space? Set clear intentions about the mirror’s purpose as this can usually be extended beyond providing a reflection for grooming.
- Size Requirements – Depending on the size of your bathroom, your options will likely be refined. For smaller bathrooms, you may be seeking smaller designs. Measure the space that you have available before selecting your mirror, this will help to refine your options.
- Bathroom Design – While contrasting styles can certainly add a great juxtaposition to interior design, think about your overall bathroom design before choosing a mirror.
50 Bathroom Mirror Ideas
1. Simple Yet Effective
Sometimes in life simplicity is key and this modern bathroom mirror design proves exactly this. Perfectly paired with light wooden fixtures and minimalistic lighting, these mirrors are great for any contemporary design as they are both practical and easy on the eye. Available in a range of sizes, they can be positioned in any way that you prefer.
2. Dual Reflections
‘His and hers’ vanities are seen throughout many bathroom designs and the pair of mirrors used here, complement this white interior beautifully. Double mirrors are fantastic for creating the illusion of space and adding more practicality to a room that is used often. With a subtle line detailing that gives a built-in frame effect, if you’re seeking a frameless option, these mirrors could be a great idea.
3. The Space Creator
This bathroom mirror helps to create the illusion of more space which is particularly useful for smaller spaces. If you are designing a petite bathroom, consider using a mirror as pictured here that stretches across an entire wall. Reflection adds depth to the room and can really help to open up any compact bathroom.
4.Clean Cut Lines
A perfectly square, frameless mirror can give a sense of continuous clean-cut lines in a modern room. The positioning of the mirror in this bathroom design complements the boxy walk-in shower and vanity with a freestanding sink. If you want to create a sense of symmetry in your own bathroom, opt for a traditional square or rectangular shaped mirror.
5. Contemporary Black Mirror
There are a number of bathroom mirror frames to choose from and while the traditional type is usually white, a black bathroom mirror can contrast beautifully with clean surroundings. This simple, horizontal mirror with a wooden frame is a stunning finishing touch to this space. The designer has further extended the use of the color black in the lighting fixture too.
6. The Round Frameless
The bathroom round mirror has been stylish for decades, however, it’s made a definite comeback over recent years. If you’re seeking a budget option to finish off a modern bathroom, this could be an ideal mirror for you. Great for all types of interior spaces, rounded mirrors can help to give a sense of flow.
7. Hanging Framed Round Mirror
If you’re seeking more of a rustic alternate in the round mirror category, this hanging design could suit your bathroom style wonderfully. This circular bathroom mirror is great for both vintage and contemporary designs thanks to its versatility and sizing options. These mirrors are convenient to install with minimal fuss and can be taken down just as easily.
8. Horizontal Frameless Mirror
For contemporary design lovers, choose a mirror as pictured here to elongate your bathroom. By positioning a frameless bathroom mirror horizontally you’ll create a ‘larger space’ effortlessly while adding absolute practicality at the same time.
9. Wooden Framed Bathroom Mirror
For bathrooms with double sinks, double mirrors can work wonderfully to add a sense of consistency and symmetry. We love these vertical, traditional mirrors that are finished with warm, wooden frames to tie in the other design elements of this bathroom. Driftwood bathroom mirrors can add a sense of personality and look stunning in beach-themed interior spaces.
10. Frosted Glass Mirror
Frosted glass can add a beautiful modern touch. The mirror used in this bathroom design pairs wonderfully with the clean-cut color scheme and fixtures. If you’re seeking a simple bathroom mirror, that will blend well into a clean-cut space, this could be a great option. A frosted element on the mirror’s glass frames the mirror without the use of an external structure.
11. Backlighted Horizontal Mirror
Mirrors with backlights can look stunning in any contemporary bathroom as seen in this image. If you’re looking to step up your design game, consider an led bathroom mirror to add a touch of glass and practicality. This type of mirror can help in a situation where you want the option to dim down the lighting for a more relaxing atmosphere too.
12. Circular Mirrors
A fantastic way to stand out with unique bath mirrors is to use shapes that are unconventional. If you’re wanting to create a statement rather than focus on practicality, utilizing smaller, round mirrors as seen in this design can be an easy way to achieve this. Not only can you create a feature wall in this way, but you’ll also have the option to mix up layouts should you fancy a revamp.
13. Elegant And Modern
There’s nothing quite as satisfying as an elegant bathroom. Sleek lines and deep-colored woods can help to create this style as seen in this bathroom. We love the grain that is visible across this 2-in-1 bathroom wall mirror that also can be used for storage too. These types of mirrors are fantastic for families where you need to utilize space.
14. A Traditional Option
Traditional bathrooms are timeless, there’s no denying that. From freestanding baths to stunning vanities, it’s all in the materials used and a porcelain white color scheme. However, no bathroom is complete without a beautiful mirror, consider adding a silver vintage bathroom mirror as seen in this design to complete the look.
15. Simple And Curved
Curved edges on a rectangular mirror give a retro edge to any room. If you want to incorporate this type of mirror design into your own personal space you can do so easily for a stylish look. Place above a sink directly or feature the mirror on a wall for a decorative touch, there are plenty of design options.
16. Dual Rounded Mirrors
Dual rounded mirrors are the perfect addition to any sophisticated bathroom. As seen here, the designer has opted for a frameless mirror to ensure that the space is open and free of obstructions that could take away from the overall design. These minimalistic designs are sure to offer practicality while helping to highlight the vanity area of the room.
17. Retro Style Mirror
To create a retro bathroom design, focus needs to be placed on colors and accessories. This bathroom has been beautifully finished with a frameless rectangular mirror above the sink that features curved edges. We love how simple yet effective this design is by providing practicality and style effortlessly.
18. 3D Rounded Wood Mirror
This contemporary bathroom utilizes a clean color scheme and minimalistic accessories. The modern bathroom mirror pictured has a 3D wooden frame to add extra interest to its design while providing a practical solution at the same time as a space for small objects to be stored in a shelf-like way. Opt for this type of mirror if you’re working with limited space to add unique style.
19. The Golden Duo
Gold certainly does the trick when adding a sense of luxury to any interior space. In this bathroom, you can see a striking set of matching gold-framed mirrors above two separate sinks. Not only do they provide a full view, but they also add a timeless elegant finish. These type of mirrors can work well in both traditional and contemporary designs.
20. Recessed Bathroom Mirror
If you’re hoping to utilize all the space in your new bathroom but still want to incorporate a large bathroom mirror, you can always go for a recessed option. As seen in this design, the mirror sits comfortably above the sink and is framed by a big, chunky wooden frame. The frame acts as a shelf, allowing the display of decorative touches or regularly used items too.
21. White Mirror Fix
This white frame bathroom mirror is a stunning addition to a modern bathroom. We love the hanging feature of this mirror which allows it to be admired as a decorative piece in itself. The mirror pictured here matches the interior of this bathroom wonderfully for an overall clean feel. If you want to create a space that feels clean and uninterrupted, consider this style.
22. Luxury Modern Wooden Mirror
Dark wood tones contrast beautifully with perfect white walls and this mirror design is a great example of the match. Its horizontal shape draws the eye and extends the color palette of the bathroom to create a bold statement on the wall above the sinks while serving ultimate practicality.
23. Backlit Portrait Mirror
If you’re seeking an option that is going to ensure a contemporary style with a twist, a lighted bathroom mirror could be ideal for you. This type of mirror as pictured is sleek while fitting perfectly into any modern design. There are a variety of different options for these types of mirrors ensuring you can find one that is perfect for your bathroom space.
24. Large Mirror With Lights
This large porthole type mirror gives this bathroom a lovely nautical edge thanks to the wooden paneling and tiles. It’s also highlighted further as a statement with the use of contrasting hanging lights that act as a striking feature in the bathroom itself. Consider highlighting your bathroom mirror with the use of external lighting for a similar effect.
25. A Mirror Assortment
As you can see from this image a unique bathroom design has been achieved thanks to a mixture of materials and decorative touches. The mirrors placed on the wall opposite the bath area are arranged like individual art pieces for a charming style. Mismatched mirrors can also help to create a similar look and can be picked up at a budget price too.
26. Antique Bathroom Mirror
We’re in awe of this beautiful design which brings together a range of different interior styles. With influences from Asia and beyond, this bathroom is perfectly finished with a silver rounded mirror placed on unique blue and white floral tiles to create elegance. By choosing to tile the wall in which you place your mirror, you can create a similar look.
27. Large Bathroom Mirror
When you think of a tiled bathroom mirror you may think about its frame. However, this simple mirror acts as a large tile in itself as it blends into the wall its placed on. The color palette in this bathroom design is neutral with a frameless mirror helping to keep elements clean and minimal as intended.
28. Victorian Bathroom Mirror
Elegant bathrooms can be created no matter your budget type. However, accessories and furnishing styles really do matter. To create an instant sense of luxury, choose a mirror that stands out. This stunning gold framed mirror inspired by the victorian era adds a touch of class to an otherwise modern bathroom.
29. Antique Influence
Reinventing old furnishings and accessories can help to create unique interior designs. This stunning bathroom incorporates dark tones alongside unique dual antique bathroom mirrors above the sink area. The end result is a luxury space in a league of its own.
30. Window Style Mirror
This clean bathroom design features a number of pretty design features including white tiles in the shower and a marble top sink area. However, its the uniquely shaped mirror that takes on a window style that adds the perfect touch to this beautiful interior design. If you’re seeking more unique contemporary bathroom mirrors, consider mixing up the shape a little bit as seen in this design.
31. White Bathroom Vanity Mirror
If you’re planning on building a vanity area in your bathroom, the mirror you choose will matter. As seen in this luxury interior design, the wooden white cabinets have been complemented beautifully by a built-in mirror that sits on criss-cross beige tiles to complete the look. There are many bathroom vanity mirror ideas, however, this style is our ultimate choice.
32. Opulent Oval
Perfectly positioned above a freestanding bath, featured is a white oval bathroom mirror which adds a stunning finish to space. This is certainly a bathroom to be proud of thanks to a combination of complementary design elements.
33. Floating Bathroom Mirror
The floating mirror as pictured in this contemporary interior space gives the illusion of floating. This frameless option can be the perfect addition to a bathroom where you want to keep features uninterrupted for a minimalistic style.
34. Statement Mirror
This stunning bathroom showcases antique wallpaper and traditional furnishings for a unique finish. However, it is the way that the luxury wooden bathroom mirror is positioned alongside hanging lanterns that draws the eye for a stunning interior. If you’re seeking framed bathroom mirror ideas, consider replicating this design for a stunning look.
35. Vintage Wooden Mirror
One word comes to mind when looking at this ornate bathroom design and that is striking. The stunning wooden vintage mirror placed above the sink is a piece of artwork in itself. Add to this signature green wallpaper for an undeniably luxurious space.
36. A Mirror Wall
If you’re working with a small space, as pictured, you can utilize your bathroom mirror to add more depth. This modern bathroom uses dark wooden tones and over the sink lighting to bring about a stunning style.
37. Bespoke Mirrors
A pair of beautiful bespoke mirrors complete the bathroom with their frilled edges and frameless style. If you’re creating an all-white space, consider how you can introduce interesting design elements to complete the style and add a touch of uniqueness.
38. Sliding Storage Mirror
A great option for families, this white bathroom mirror with shelf storage is designed to conceal any clutter while still looking refined. Its sliding feature allows you to easily store items away without the need for external shelving and the mirror’s style looks great in a range of bathrooms.
39. White Framed Bathroom Mirror
This French-style traditional bathroom focuses on the color white. With a freestanding bath, vanity, and dual sinks, the white wood bathroom mirror is large enough for both him and her. If you want to replicate this look yourself, focus on pairing together furnishings in your bathroom to create consistency and sophistication.
40. Black Framed Circular Mirror
If your aim is to create a minimal and modern bathroom, take inspiration from this stunning design. By using a black-framed rounded mirror above a freestanding sink, a touch of easy sophistication has been added.
41. Sleek And Sophisticated
This luxury bathroom utilizes a backlit narrow bathroom mirror that stretches across the main wall. The use of clean, white LED lighting and marble bring about a striking contemporary design that flows through the entire space. All of the fixtures and features in this bathroom, with the mirror taking center-stage, work in absolute harmony.
42. Triple The Mirrors
While dual mirrors are absolutely a design trend, there’s no reason not to feature three in your bathroom. This sleek, modern interior space uses a trio of mirrors to block out the space above the vanity and sink. Both large in size and frameless, each mirror works together to create the illusion of a larger space.
43. The Villa Tiled Option
Mosaic tiles can be a little too rustic for some, however, they can add a beautiful villa-esque charm to any space. In this bathroom, the designer has chosen to pair the bathroom tiling with the small mosaics around the mirror for a consistent look. The beautiful contrasting colors work well both in the tiled bathroom mirror and beyond to create an inviting space to relax
44. Chunky Framed Mirror
This simple bathroom mirror design has a black chunky frame that contrasts beautifully against the salmon pink tiling. The designer has focused on using modern fixtures and fittings with the mirror drawing the eye as a focal point. If you want to replicate a similar style, think about color schemes carefully and choose only a few stand out features.
45. Hexagonal Mirrors
Mirrors can take on any shape, they don’t need to be just standard rectangular. As seen in this charming bathroom, the designer has chosen to incorporate geometric mirrors that contrast well with the square tiling behind. These mirrors have a black frame, acting more as decorative pieces and are matched with similarly designed accessories.
46. Large Porthole Mirror
The large backlit circle mirror pictured in this breathtaking design acts as a room divider, while also bringing together the different elements of this bathroom design. An open space, the rounded shape of this mirror continues the idea of continuity.
47. White Mirror Pair
This duo of antique white bathroom mirrors helps to create an overall stunning design in this traditional bathroom. The placement of the pair on top of a feature wall wallpapered with a delicate pattern works wonderfully as an extension of the color scheme. Warm, soft lighting adds further to this space by creating an overall elegant style
48. Storage And Practicality
This type of mirror is great for family bathrooms as it offers great practicality for storing away items. With the addition of an LED, you’ll benefit from additional lighting and a handy, discreet area to minimize external storage. We love the curved edges on this frameless mirror cabinet which adds to an overall modern style.
49. Floor To Ceiling And Framed
A huge floor to ceiling framed mirror can be a striking statement piece to add to a bathroom and is going to add space. As seen here, the designer has chosen to use a black framed mirror behind the vanity and sink area which contrasts against the white walls.
50. Backlit Circular Bathroom Mirror
This LED mirror takes a circular shape to give a modern edge to this marble bathroom design. We love the luminous yet subtle effect it gives and how it doesn’t take away from the overall design of this interior.
We hope that the guide above has provided new inspiration for your bathroom mirrors ideas. With so many beautiful options to choose from, we always recommend thinking about your overall design theme to help narrow down options. From unique bathroom mirrors to more traditional styles, getting your choice right can be an easy task with a bit of mindful designing.