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Dressing Tables with Circular Mirrors

A nice dressing table can make getting ready to go out like a ceremony in itself…but is yours up to the task? Today we’re looking at some that definitely are as we pick out our five favourite dressing tables, each of them with circular mirrors:

Ada dark stain dressing table in oak by Made.comAda Dark Stained Oak Dressing Table – £349, Made.com

Crafted from a mixture of dark stained oak and oak veneers, the Ada dressing table is part of a range (which also includes a bedside table) that’s been inspired by vintage sewing boxes and you can certainly see that when you examine its tapered legs. It has side drawers which swivel out to eliminate the need for rummaging, as well as not one but two circular mirrors that enable you to ensure your make-up is on point!

Bethan Gray for John Lewis Genevieve Marble Top Dressing Table in Oak

Bethan Gray Genevieve Marble Top Dressing Table in Oak – £799, John Lewis

John Lewis’s Genevieve dressing table – designed by Bethan Grey, who was voted Best British Designer in 2014 – oozes quality. Its sleek frame has two drawers and is held up by four elegant legs, two of which are positioned close together and extend to form supports for the large circular mirror behind. Finished off with circular round gold handles, it has a marble surface. Matching chests and a tallboy are also available.

Opalina Dressing Table with Mirror by Tonelli Design

Opalina Dressing Table with Mirror – £1,799, Tonelli Design

The Opalina dressing table with mirror has more than a touch of space-age style about it, with its circular mirror and minimalist structure. Made mainly from glass, it has a lacquered wooden drawer finished in white at the top, and has a large round flip-top circular mirror at the back. It’s part of a range that includes an equally futuristic mirror, console table, writing desk, stool and even a desk blotter.

Salome Solid mango wood 1-drawer dressing table

Salome Solid Mango Wood Dressing Table – £439, Maisons du Monde

Minimalistic but pretty at the same time, the Salome dressing table from Maisons du Monde has been crafted from solid mango wood. Sitting on angled, tapered legs, it has a simple frame that’s partly open but also features a drawer that features squares of mango wood laid marquetry-style in a diamond pattern and a goldtone handle. At the back you’ll find a large round mirror edged in wood.

Emil Birch Dressing Table With Storage

Emil Birch Dressing Table With Storage – £595, Habitat

Exclusive to Habitat, the elegant Emil birch veneer dressing table features slender legs, a series of stacked and five delicate yet spacious drawers finished with simple black handles and a stunning, oversized mirror at the back. A matching grey Emil dressing table stool (upholstered in grey) is also available. A distinctive piece that will truly transform your bedroom into the perfect place to prepare for the world.

The Dreamiest Dressing Table Mirrors

The bedroom is one of the most important parts of the home – it’s (normally!) the first thing you see when you wake up, so atmosphere is all-important. A beautiful dressing table can add a real feel of luxury and elegance to your boudoir, and with that in mind we present our five favourite dressing table mirrors.

John Lewis Rose Mist Dressing Table Mirror

Rose Mist Dressing Table Mirror – £225, John Lewis

We begin with the sophisticated Rose Mist dressing table from John Lewis. Stunningly crafted and both carved and painted by hand (with distressed effects) it has three discreet drawers finished off with dainty handles. This gorgeous piece is part of a furniture range that includes a matching dressing table – in addition to a wardrobe, beds, a bedside table and a chest, so you can match up your decor to your heart’s content.

Linea Grace Dressing Table Mirror

Grace Dressing Table Mirror – £100, Linea

Linea have developed a reputation for doing wonderful things with glass – though admittedly we know them mainly for actual glassware – so this stunning Grace dressing table mirror shouldn’t really have taken us too much by surprise. The three-part mirror has delicate flower detailing around the edge of each section, and at 60cm high (by 90cm wide), it’s more than large enough for you to beautify yourself in front of!

Gallery Direct Spire Dressing Table Mirror in Mindy Ash

Spire Dressing Table Mirror in Mindy Ash – £275, Gallery Direct

A real quality piece, Gallery Direct’s table top mirror has a gothic feel about it, thanks to its shape and spire detailing. The frame is made from solid Mindy Ash, finished off with both blonde European and American walnut inlays. A drawer at the base has a looped metal handle and offers space for your dressing table essentials. It’s part of an exquisite range that includes a bed, lingerie (!) chest and wardrobe.

Primrose Dressing Table MirrorPrimrose Dressing Table Mirror – £39.99, The Range

The Range’s Primrose Dressing table mirror is traditional in design, and features a shapely frame, attached to which you’ll find an oval mirror with ornate floral detailing at the top. The frame is made from MDF with a white finish, and the handles are made from matching poly-resin. Two small drawers on either side will store away your make-up and jewellery and eliminate clutter from your dressing table.

Marrakech Three Way Arched Dressing Table Mirror by Wildon Home

Marrakech Three Way Arched Dressing Table Mirror – £105, Wildon Home

And now for something completely different: Wildon home have taken a traditionally-shaped three way dressing table mirror, painted it black, and embellished it with elaborate North African designs. The appropriately-named Marrakech arched dressing table mirror is just perfect if you want something a bit different for your bedroom – and if you really like the look it’s worth noting that the Mrarakech range also includes tables and even a six-drawer chest.