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Entryway Mirror Ideas to Enlarge Your Space

In addition to its original function of showing our reflections, the mirror is also very important in creating a visual illusion for a larger space. Mirrors make even the smallest and tightest rooms appear larger than they are.

In addition to their functionality, mirrors also create an amazing effect in the entrance area.

The atmosphere in the entrance area can be changed from neutral to homely by choosing the best mirror in terms of size, shape, ornaments, material and also the best position in the entrance area.

1. Rustic round mirror for a Feng Shui entryway

Rustic round mirror for a Feng Shui entryway

The frame of this round mirror matches the original, authentic pattern of the carpet laid out. The mirror part is quite large in diameter to reflect the natural light coming in from the Dutch door and adjacent windows.

The frame is very ornate, as are every piece in this entryway. It is made of wood, but the color and texture are reminiscent of ceramic or leather coat. This design immediately captures interest and creates a complete overall arrangement.

2. Floor-to-ceiling mirror for a small foyer

Floor to ceiling mirror for a small foyer

The large mirror next to the entrance door gives you a final look at your outfit from head to toe.

This size of the mirror also impresses with its behavior throughout the interior. You may think that the large size overwhelms the small space, but on the contrary: it makes it appear larger and airier.

3. Luxury blue porcelain mirror with gold stripes

Luxurious blue porcelain mirror with gold stripes

The design of this mirror is meant to scream “LUX”. The surface of the frame resembles porcelain, but it is probably epoxy resin, which is significantly lighter and more durable.

The frame consists of geometric shapes divided by golden stripes. The pastel blue color and gold accent give this mirror a unique nautical look that refreshes the atmosphere in the entrance area.

Combine it with other gold finish accents.

4. Minimalist sunburst mirror design

Minimalist sunburst mirror design

The placement of this large round mirror ensures that plenty of light enters the foyer.

The design is simple and minimalistic, featuring a perfect circle and a slim black frame.

The console table creates an inviting country house style, while the mirror and symmetrically placed reading lamps add a touch of contemporary flair to this home.

5. Rustic entrance ambience with a rectangular mirror

Rustic entrance ambience with a rectangular mirror

The simplicity of this entryway is so inspiring. The color palette is limited to two colors and the style is strongly rustic.

The brown wooden furniture is in a vintage style and conveys a feeling of hospitality right from the entrance.

The mirror follows the same color and texture as the wooden desk below to create a unified and attractive appearance.

6. A window mirror

A window mirror

Another interesting mirror design that anchors the farmhouse style is that the mirror looks like a window frame. Inspired by the weathered look of the wooden window frames, this mirror makes a statement and is functional at the same time.

If you want to try DIY, prepare a window frame, some white and gray paint, and a mirror.

7. Sunburst mirror with metallic finish

Sunburst mirror with metallic finish

This entryway decor is versatile and offers a mix of colors and styles. Each part of the arrangement harmonizes with another, creating an overall impression.

The sunburst mirror presents a metallic finish of the rays that continues the vintage metallic hinges of the console table.

To make the boho look of the mirror fit into the arrangement, there are a few round plates with unique ornaments that repeat the round shape of the mirror.

8. Small mirror with unique shape

Small mirror with a unique shape

If the foyer is too small, you can use a smaller mirror. In this case, make sure it looks unique.

As you can see in this decor example, the mirror frame is Moroccan inspired. Its color matches accents in the entrance area and in the adjacent rooms.

The hanging bouquet detail is very important to enhance the welcoming appearance of the foyer. If your guests don’t see it hanging on the door, they will certainly notice it in the mirror

9. Tall rustic mirror in a cozy entryway

Tall rustic mirror in a cozy entryway

This is a simple entryway decoration that offers all the comfort you need for this part of your home.

From the rustic bench, which is equipped with two burlap cushions, to the large mirror, which is held by a matching wooden frame, there is a cozy and comfortable atmosphere in the entrance area.

10. Oversized modern mirror

Oversized modern mirror

This type of oversized mirror is perfect for a minimalist interior. It is perfectly round and simple in design with a slim black metal frame. It matches the legs of the bench that replaces the traditional console table.

The bench has a low height, making it easy to mount an oversized mirror on the wall above. The design of the entrance area includes simple but important decorative elements that anchor the homely atmosphere.

11. Rustic background for exposed round mirror

Rustic background for exposed round mirror

This is an interesting farmhouse foyer decor using the layered decor technique. The wall is covered with reclaimed wooden slats, which clearly emphasize the country house style.

They continue with brick-colored floor tiles that mimic an outdoor look. The decoration consists of a round mirror with an exposed wooden frame and layers of flowers and branches.

12. Rustic driftwood sunburst mirror

Rustic sunburst mirror with driftwood

If you like the sunburst mirror design but are looking for a rustic version, you can make the rays yourself. For this DIY mirror idea, you will need flat pieces of driftwood and a round mirror.

Try out the arrangement of the driftwood before hot glueing it to the mirror frame to make sure your handmade sunburst design is the way you want it.

Combine the mirror with smaller items with a nautical touch, such as a glass jar with seashells, a light wood console table, candles and sea creatures.

13. Straight geometric shapes for a modern touch

Straight geometric shapes for a modern touch

This home decor is characterized by modern design, which can be clearly seen in the straight geometric shapes of the elements.

The mirror has a traditional rectangular shape that is easy to find in stores. It is placed opposite the living room windows to reflect sunlight.

Imagine what the entryway would look like without this mirror, pretty small isn’t it?

14. Functional vintage mirror

Functional vintage mirror

This mirror design is an inspiring idea on how to make the small entrance area functional and cozy.
The mirror itself is beautiful with its metal frame and the rounded corners of the rectangular frame.

Frame-mounted wall lights are a clever addition that illuminates the entryway at night but also adds interest to the window.

15. Black bold mirror frame with balls

Black, strong mirror frame with balls

Use the mirror to create an eye-catcher in the entrance area. This inspiring example shows how large the choice of mirror decorations is.

This one impresses with its spherical ornaments and the strong color of the frame. When attached to the wall, it gives an artistic decoration effect.

16. Half round mirror macrame wall art

Wall art with a half-round mirror and macrame

This is another amazing entrance mirror design that will surely attract the attention of your guests. It consists of a semicircle continued with layers of brown yarn.

When you look at the whole piece it looks like a wall hanging with functionality. The lengths of twine can easily be replaced with other hanging materials such as leaf garlands, rope, etc.

17. Boho entryway mirror

Boho entryway mirror

When you enter this foyer, you will certainly feel the artistic and free spirit of the homeowners. They have proven their vibrant mantra with the natural textures and simple, authentic design of all the decor elements.

The large round mirror on the wall opposite the front door sets the style and defines the look of all the other decorative pieces in the arrangement.

18. Sunburst mirror with feathers

Sunburst mirror with quills

The black marble shelf above a small wooden stool matches the finish of the unique sunburst mirror.

Its frame consists of a black circle topped by a larger diameter golden circle. Together they form a dimensional base that mimics the sun.

The black and white quills are densely arranged around the base, completing the symbol.

19. Boho style sunburst mirror

Boho style sunburst mirror

This is another boho mirror design that features more detailed embellishments on the mirror frame. They form three loops, each a different shape and color.

The material from which they are made binds them together and gives the mirror a finished, stylish look.

The pattern of the mirror frame harmonizes with the carpet in the middle of the entrance floor.

20. Minimalist entryway mirror

Minimalist entrance mirror

This entryway consists of two basic elements – a mirror and a console table. Both are made of metal and glass and look like a set.

The mirror reflects an interesting part of the living room opposite. The reflected black and white interior harmonizes with the entrance area.

21. Wildlife Mirror

Wildlife mirror

If you want to add a touch of exotic to the entrance decor, you can do it with this amazing mirror design. The traditional sunburst design is upgraded to an intricate frame that also features a special pattern.

The sun’s rays are painted in a giraffe pattern, depicting an interesting theme about wildlife. The elephant sculpture on the console table completes the themed decor and hints at the homeowners’ spirit of adventure.

22. Minimalist rustic mirror

Minimalist rustic mirror

This is an inspiring interior design example that proves that you don’t need many elements to create an interesting and personalized interior. In fact, it may only take one or two elements to create an effective decorative touch.

Check out this idea for a small entryway. It features a rustic hanging mirror that forms the focal point and antlers above to add interest.

The console table is narrow but just enough to accommodate a few simple decorations.

23. A mirror that reflects a spectacular home decor element

A mirror that reflects a spectacular decorative element

The mirror here is not just a source of reflected light. It’s also a way to put more focus on a specific part of that house.

This is a spectacular interior staircase with a spiral shape and minimalist design. The hanging fern pot highlights the end of a tier while bringing nature inside.

24. Indonesian-inspired entryway

Indonesian inspired entryway

The mosaics on the floor and the large rectangular mirror create a reference to the interior of an exotic villa.

The colors and textures soothe the eye and invite you to touch.

The natural origin of these elements is complemented by a rattan bag and a beautiful view of the greenery of the garden.

25. Stylish entrance decoration with metallic accents

Stylish entrance area decoration with metallic accents

With just a few decorative elements, your entrance area can look very stylish and attractive.
In this case we see how simplicity, clean lines and the elegant workmanship of the material work together to provide comfort and style in a small entrance area.

The mirror surface of the frame also creates a feeling of lightness and airiness.

26. Key holder with mirror

Key holder with mirror

With just a few decorative elements, your entrance area can look very stylish and attractive.
In this case we see how simplicity, clean lines and the elegant workmanship of the material work together to provide comfort and style in a small entrance area.

Want to add a touch of color to your neutral entryway? Do it with this DIY mirror! It combines rusticity and functionality in one.

It consists of reclaimed pieces of furniture assembled into a structure that offers a mirror and a shelf with compartments. Additional doorknobs are charming and also useful as hooks for storing keys.

27. Small entrance area with rustic decoration

Small entrance area with rustic decoration

This tiny entrance requires small elements. This applies not only to the mirror, but also to the console table and the decoration.

Instead of a large console table, you can also opt for a bench, bar cart, or even a stool. Customize the elements in color and texture and add contrasting pieces to make them stand out.

28. Artistic mirror

Artistic mirror

If you are looking for an eye-catching and unique focal point in the entryway, try this idea.

People are used to seeing mirrors in entrance areas. Imagine their first reaction when they see the mirror frame holding a painting or photo.

29. Sparkling metal finish of a round mirror

Sparkling metal finish of a round mirror

Some people use the space under the stairs to create an alternative entrance. Usually it consists of a small console table and a mirror.

This corner consists of a round mirror with a metal frame. In addition to the light reflection of the glass surface, the metal frame also creates an airier atmosphere in the room thanks to the shine of the metal particles.

30. Feng Shui Entrance Decoration

Feng Shui Entrance Decoration

The long and narrow entrance is a challenge, but not if you follow the rules of Feng Shui.

Hang a beautiful mirror opposite the front door, preferably with a wooden or wrought iron frame.

You can place a narrow or small console table under the mirror, or a shelf would be even better. Use this space to arrange items that will add energy to your home – for example, real flowers, candles.

31. A mirror in the middle

A mirror in the middle

This is a harmonious entrance decoration with a simple round mirror as the focal point. Its design simply makes all other decorative pieces stand out.

Look at what the mirror reflects. Obviously it’s not directly opposite the front door.

If you trust Feng Shui teachings, you know that the mirror opposite the front door can reflect the good energy outside.

32. A mirror collage

A mirror collage

This idea works perfectly for small entryways and can also inspire your foyer makeover with affordable means.

Instead of placing one large mirror, you can opt for a set of many mirrors with identical shapes. They will create a point of interest and will certainly improve the visual perception of the size of the room.

33. Contemporary Entryway Set

Contemporary entryway set

This is a modern entrance decoration with an elegant console table and a matching mirror.
Both are made of metal and wood and follow strict geometric shapes.

The gaps between the elements give them a modern look.

34. Illusionary arched window

Illusionary arched window

The shape of this mirror is based on the amazingly curved shape of the arched windows. They are so rare and so antique!

Adding a mirror like this to your entryway is sure to instantly make it more elegant. Due to its size and appearance, it will certainly be an eye-catcher, so you should coordinate all other decorative elements with it.

Consoles, metal candlesticks, a wooden console table and rattan baskets ensure the unconventional mirror design feels and looks appropriate.