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Cornered Looking Glasses

The Check Mirror Has a Crooked Frame for Leaning in Different Directions

— March 8, 2014 — Art & Design
The corners of rooms are under-utilized spaces, so the designer of the Check Mirror took the opportunity to make a piece that would nestle in there quite nicely. The Menu product is fairly minimalist in form, comprising a steel frame and a long rectangular reflector, but it's a quirk of the former component that actually gives it more versatility.

The top bar of the metal border has been bent out of shape, forming a 90-degree angle backwards. With this pointed and protruding element, the full-length mirror can be securely tucked into the meeting of two perpendicular walls. What's more, the Kaschkasch Cologne Check Mirror may still be effectively placed in front of a flat surface. There, it could face forwards or be angled towards one side of the room or another.
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