How to Upcycle Broken Mirrors Into Cool Décor

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How to Upcycle Broken Mirrors Into Cool Décor
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Broken mirrors are such a pain so I decided to upcycle all the shards into a funky wallpiece in my hallway. The glass should be all varying shapes and sizes from breaking.

Broken mirrors are such a pain so I decided to upcycle all the shards into a funky wallpiece in my hallway. The glass should be all varying shapes and sizes from breaking.

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For my shape I picked a circle and sketched it lightly onto the wall. I just used blutack to attach the pieces to the wall. I began with the outer edge so finding pieces with curved edges.

For my shape I picked a circle and sketched it lightly onto the wall. I just used blutack to attach the pieces to the wall. I began with the outer edge so finding pieces with curved edges.

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Then finding the largest chunks of glass and filling in the middle. After all that comes the fiddly parts using smaller and smaller pieces to fill the gaps like a puzzle!

Then finding the largest chunks of glass and filling in the middle. After all that comes the fiddly parts using smaller and smaller pieces to fill the gaps like a puzzle!

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I went to great lengths to try and get every tiny gap. It did result in some shards in my fingers. I tried with gloves but didn't have the precision I needed. Mostly just have fun and get creative :)

I went to great lengths to try and get every tiny gap. It did result in some shards in my fingers. I tried with gloves but didn't have the precision I needed. Mostly just have fun and get creative :)

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