Bamboo Beauty

Found in a flea market in Lyon, France, this vintage mirror is made of wood carved to 
resemble bamboo poles. Its appealing lines make it a good complement for almost any design aesthetic, from earthy and rustic to sleek and modern. Available at Concord’s Elsie Green, which specializes in one-off treasures from around the world. $695,


Natural Elegance

Deborah Childress of San Rafael–based BlindSpot Mirrors
handcrafts frames that draw upon 
botanical or geometric designs. The Gingko Leaf mirror, shown here in ebony and gold, is a stunning example of her craftsmanship. BlindSpot mirrors are sold locally at the Gardener, in Berkeley. Prices vary,,


With a Twist

Oakland artist Jamie 
Vaida creates exquisite architectural elements 
and decorative pieces 
out of a variety of metals, using organic forms as 
his inspiration. His work 
is customized for each environment, such as 
this hand-hammered steel mirror—which evokes twisting vines on a trellis—designed for a client’s powder room. Prices vary,


Well Rounded

The Toledo steel mirror 
is refreshingly simple and unadorned—adding copious light and a sense of window-
like depth to any room. 
Available in three sizes (with 24-, 36-, and 48-inch diameters), the mirror is an exclusive design by Sobu, 
an Oakland-based home furnishings store. From 


Ravishing Rattan

The distinctive 
Adeera mirror is fabricated with dense layers of hand-looped natural rattan surrounding circular glass. At 44 inches in diameter, the mirror is sure to make an eye-catching addition to any wall. Available at Indigo and Poppy, in Lafayette. $1,850,