Green Bathroom Design – A Natural Color For A Laid Back, Earthy Look

“Going Green” is one of the most prominent and important trends in bathroom design, in some cases more literally than others. Low flow toilets and water saving shower heads are great, but the actual color green is starting to creep into a wide variety of bathroom styles, too. From soft sages and pale mint greens […]

Floor Mosaic Medallions: A Classic Touch For A Luxury Bathroom Or Shower

Floor medallions are often found in entryways or other large, open spaces – places where they’re free to make an impression. They can be made of stone or other tile or sometimes wood pieces, and can either be assembled or carved, etched, or stained directly onto the floor. They’re usually circular in design and act […]

Metallic Bathroom Vanities – A Surprising New Trend For A Variety Of Bathroom Styles

Metal might not be the first material you think of when it comes to bathroom decor. It can be cold to the touch, and many varieties don’t hold up especially well in the face of moisture. So you might be surprised to learn that designers are starting to incorporate all types of metal into decorative […]

Components Of A Spa Style Bathroom For Your Master Suite

Many bathroom design trends are beginning to converge: bigger bathrooms, luxury master suites, an emphasis on simplicity and creature comfort. Taken together, they show a clear trend towards master bathrooms strongly influenced by spas and high end hotels. But even with the simple, open floor plan and emphasis on luxurious natural materials in mind, there […]

Dramatic Statement Bathroom Vanities To Dress Up Your Bathroom Decor

There are two schools of thought when it comes to choosing a bathroom vanity. First is the belief that they should be more like kitchen cabinets – built in and designed primarily for utility. On the other end of the spectrum are those who believe that bathroom vanities offer a somewhat rare opportunity to personalize […]

Small Bathroom Solutions: Bathroom Vanities With Towel Bars

At the most basic level, all of interior design is a balance between form and function – how good something looks versus how well it works. This is especially true of furniture: ideally you want a sofa that looks good and is comfortable, but often only end up with one or the other. Bathroom vanities […]

Asian Inspired Bathroom Vanities For A Zen Like Modern Bathroom

Modern bathroom design is in in a big way, but not necessarily in the way you think. When you see a magazine spread or a photo shoot, “modern” often means chrome and glass and concrete – industrial, untouchable, and often a little grey. But it’s not the Calvin Klein model version of modern design that’s […]

Choosing Unique Bathroom Vanities To Make Your Bathroom Shine

If you’ve spent any time at all shopping around for a new bathroom vanity, chances are you’ve noticed that, within a few sweeping style categories, they all start to look a little bit alike.  After all, standalone bathroom vanities are intended to replace built-in bathroom cabinetry, and many of them tend to be a little […]

Building A Casual Contemporary Bathroom By Embracing Your Clutter

Contemporary bathrooms emphasize clean, simple lines and open, uncluttered spaces. The first one is more or less easy to attain – after all, it’s sort of built into the furnishing. But keeping clutter at bay in any room of the home – especially one as frequently used as the bathroom – isn’t quite so easy. […]

Bathroom Lighting: Balancing Form And Function

I think having lots of light is great in any room – there’s nothing quite so inviting and welcoming as a brightly lit space. But having adequate lighting is even more important in the bathroom. After all, our morning grooming time is probably the most time any of us spend looking at ourselves, so it’s […]