Mirrors are an easy way to update your home decor instantly. They reflect light, making rooms brighter, and give the appearance of a larger room. Plus, you can check your hair anytime. Some store-bought mirrors can nearly break-the-bank so I’ve put together these 30 DIY Mirror Frame ideas that you can make.
30 DIY Mirror Frame Ideas
You can make your own mirror frame using a variety of different materials. Upcycle a picture frame, build a wooden frame, use cardboard to make a frame, twine, and even tape can instantly transform to match your style.
DIY Mirror Makeover with Paint
Update the look of an existing mirror frame with a new paint color. You’ll be looking at thrift store mirrors in a differently now.
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More DIY Project Ideas
Basket to Mirror Frame
Turn a basket into a dimensional mirror frame in just minutes.
DIY Sunburst Mirror
Make a sunburst mirror frame using an embroidery hoop, a hula hoop, and some twine.
Easy Tassled DIY Mirror Frame
Add a pop of color and a tasseled fringe to the border of a mirror with this easy-to-follow-tutorial.
Wooden Sunburst Mirror
Use wooden paint stir sticks to create a stunning sunburst mirror frame.
DIY Mirror Frame
Learn how to make a unique textured mirror frame using a cardboard paper maché technique.
Lamp to Mirror Frame Transformation
Learn how a Tiffany lampshade was turned into a one-of-a-kind mirror frame.
Upcycled Denim Scraps to Mirror Frame
Cover a dated mirror frame with felled denim scraps for a fun and colorful mirror frame.
DIY Antique Mirror
Love a photo frame but want it to be a mirror? Learn how to make your own mirror.
Thrifted Mirror Transformation
Sometimes the shape of a thrifted item is just right, but the color isn’t. Paint it!
DIY Retro Mirror Frame
Here’s a spin on a sunburst mirror frame, and it’s got major retro vibes.
How to Cut a Mirror
Learn how to cut a mirror to create a custom mirror shape. Then add some cool geometric lines for extra style.
DIY Mosaic Tile Mirror Frame
Learn how to make a custom-sized mosaic mirror frame.
Wooden Sunburst Mirror
Here’s another take on the sunburst mirror, this time using cedar planks. Just a few cuts and some glue and you’re set.
Upcycled PVC Pipe to DIY Mirror Frames
Add a little more interest to a small circular mirror by surrounding it with rings, cut from a PVC pipe.
How to Make a Mirror Frame
Ever wanted to build a wooden mirror frame? Here’s how!
Unique DIY Mirror Frame
Meant as a West Elm knock-off, this handmade mirror frame is made from styrofoam!
DIY Antique Window Mirror Frame
Sometimes new just looks better old. Learn how to turn a clean mirror and frame, into an aged masterpiece.
Flea Market Mirror Makeover
From drab to fab! This updated flea market find is now a statement piece.
DIY Bathroom Mirror Frame
Try this easy method to make a frame for a mirror.
Easy DIY Bathroom Mirror Frame
Here’s another method for building a frame for an existing hanging mirror. The results are stunning, and the process is easier than you think.
DIY Marbled Mirror Frame
With marbling being all the rage, in many colors, this DIY project fits the bill.
Unexpected Mirror Frames
No one will ever guess that these mirror frames are actually metal placemats.
Easy Mosaic Tile Mirror Frame
You may think making a mosaic mirror like this one is a lot of work. While it may take time, anyone can do this…with CARDBOARD!
Beaded Mirror Frame
Give a small mirror some extra pizzaz by surrounding it with colorful beads. Check your jewelry box for unwanted beaded goods to use.
Scrap Fabric + Mod Podge Mirror Frame
Update a plain mirror frame with colorful fabric scraps and some mod podge.
DIY Faux Patina Mirror Frame
Turn a plastic mirror into a luxe room feature with paint. This method will give you a faux patina look.
Easy Farmhouse Mirror
Get that classic farmhouse look with a DIY mirror frame.
Are you as inspired as I am to update some mirrors with these fun DIY mirror frame techniques? Use wood, paint, fabric scraps, or thrifted goods to create a unique mirror frame that makes a statement.