Would You Hang an Oversized Mirror in Your Kitchen?

More often than not I support creating new dimension in a room with an oversized mirror. But, here, when it comes to the kitchen, I'm just not sure. It's a rare occasion that my kitchen is as neat as the one pictured above. After all, it's a workspace where messes happen and experiments are done. And I wonder if a mirror would make the room seem a little too formal (or remind me of those breakfast dishes sitting in the sink)...

Tell Us: Would you hang an oversized mirror in your kitchen?On the other hand, mirrors are quicker and easier to clean than painted walls or even tile grout. One quick swipe and you could wipe away a week of grease and dirt.

(And remember this kitchen with a big mirror that created so much controversy?)

Related: Quick Kitchen "Reno": Hang a Mirror

(Image: Jenny Wolf Interiors)

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Landis is a ceramic artist who hand-makes heirloom-quality pottery for the kitchen, table, and home. She writes about tabletop design and entertaining for The Kitchn and lives in Maplewood, NJ with her husband and toddler.

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