Wall Mirror

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Project by DaveJ posted 03-15-2009 07:44 PM 1423 views 7 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

African mahogany frame with inlaid ceramic tiles. I rigged the tiles so they can be swapped to match the room decor. These match the fireplace along the wall where the mirror is hanging now.

-- Dave J. Eagle, ID

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Gene Howe

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#1 posted 03-15-2009 07:51 PM

Stunning! Great design and brilliant execution.
BTW, how are the tiles fitted?

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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#2 posted 03-15-2009 08:24 PM

I like it!
Great workmanship thanks for sharing.

-- spanky46 -- Never enough clamps...Never enough tools...Never enough time.

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#3 posted 03-15-2009 08:27 PM

Thanks Gene. The tiles sit loose in the rear of the frame, behind the glass, and are held in place by a 1/4” plywood back. This approach let me use the tiles whole, without having to cut an arc in them.

-- Dave J. Eagle, ID

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#4 posted 03-15-2009 08:30 PM

I like it too. Good design for a mirror. Great job on that.

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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#5 posted 03-15-2009 08:36 PM

Very nice. I really like the design and crafsmanship.

-- Dennis Zongker

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#6 posted 03-16-2009 05:19 AM

I like it … cool design

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#7 posted 03-18-2010 11:05 PM

I like it, I love it, I want more of it! – Renaissance man, Danny De Vito.
Kidding, it’s very, very nice! My wife said that she wants the same kind of mirror and I will have to try and do the same! But it will be hard to make it for me. Great job Dave!

-- Excuse me - I am a beginner... ;-)

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