ISSUE 49  |  Haute Holiday

5 Favorites: Fronds and Flowers and Mirrors

December 07, 2012 8:00 PM

BY Michelle Slatalla

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Prop up a mirror near a house plant and watch it primp. The reflective powers are very flattering. Here are five of our favorite pairings:

Above: The multiplying effect of a mirror's reflective surface turns a potted plant or two into an entire garden. Photograph via Coffeeklatch.

Above: Small mirror, big impact. Photograph by Aya Brackett. For more, see "A Seasonal Celebration: Creatives Included."

Above: A bough or two, transformed into a forest. Photograph via Light Locations.

Above: Silvery tillandsias look even more so in front of a triptych mirror. For more, see "Miss Havisham's House Plants."

Above: Photograph by Sarah Lonsdale. For more, see "Plundering a Painter's Garden."

Above: Photograph via Justina Blakeney.