Virgo's top Feng Shui decorating tips...Mercury is associated with Virgo. A silvery liquid at room temperature, this metal is beautiful, magical, and highly toxic.
Other than old-fashioned thermometers, you wouldn't want it in your home! You can still use the same gleaming accent minus the danger. Mercury glass, or silvered glass, was created in the 19th century as an inexpensive silver substitute containing neither mercury nor silver.
You can find vases, candlesticks, Christmas ornaments, and more in antique shops and flea markets, or make your own faux version by spraying mirror paint inside clear glass vase!