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Christopher Guy donates mirror to industry auction

The Christopher Guy Las Vegas showroom in the Las Vegas Design Center is donating a handcrafted mirror to the NEWH Bid and Give Auction, which is occurring online through May 20 and during the HD Expo in Las Vegas today and Friday.

NEWH is the hospitality industry network.

The mirror, Diamonds Are Forever, consists of nine diamond mirror panes with hand-carved gilt borders, adorned by 16 black bobbles. The mirror is valued at $3,163.

The public can place bids on the mirror on the Bidding for Good website, www.biddingforgood.com/newh, or at the NEWH booth at HD Expo at the Mandalay Bay, 3950 Las Vegas Blvd. South. The expo is open from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and 9:30 a.m. to 2:20 p.m. Friday.

Christopher Guy luxury furnishings, described as contemporary with classical values, have garnered worldwide acclaim and are found in the home of many celebrities. For more information on Christopher Guy, visit www.christopherguy.com

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